Commercial Real Estate Markets Update (June 2020)

As we continue through the health pandemic brought on by COVID-19, investors and pundits are beginning to read the middle to long term effects on the various asset classes and the economy at-large with more clarity. The brief rebound in the stock..

Adding Preferred Equity After the Senior Loan Closes

Sometimes, the closing timeline for a transaction dictates that the senior loan must close prior to the preferred equity close. There can be several reasons for this, including sponsors making the decision to add preferred equity later in the..

Multifamily Real Estate Markets Update (June 2020)

The Effects of COVID-19 are beginning to take effect, as asking rents are declining in most major markets. Renters by necessity are relatively stable in terms of rent growth, by lifestyle rents are being hit the hardest. Rents are declining at..

Multifamily Capital Markets Update (June 2020)

The 10-year Treasury Yield has remained stable keeping in a range of around .75%.  Debt capital is available from the agencies but with reserves.  Equity capital continues to be selective.

Tight Timelines: How to Get Equity when you are in a Hurry to Close

The process for closing a stabilized deal with preferred equity typically runs around 4-6 weeks once a term sheet is signed. However, sponsors may find themselves in a position of needing a faster close than that. There are several variables that..

Commercial Real Estate Markets Update (May 2020)

The recent COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique disruptions to specific asset classes and offers a window into the future rationale for operators, tenants and investors. Some trends we saw in the retail and industrial sectors are being..