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..

Multifamily Construction Update (May 2020)

NMHC Construction Survey (Round 2) shows continued pressure throughout the multifamily construction sector, while forward-looking metrics (permits, starts, completions) also continue to decline. One shining light: affordable housing looking..

Multifamily Real Estate Markets Update (May 2020)

Apartment retention rates are up, but rent growth is down. Operators are seeing increased short-term rentals on renewals due to COVID-19, but new leases are not achieving rent growth due to lower pricing on longer-term commitments. Metros that..

Multifamily Capital Markets Update (May 2020)

The 10-year Treasury Yield has remained stable bouncing from .5% to .75%. Debt capital is available from the agencies but with reserves. Equity capital has become selective.

Commercial Real Estate Markets Update (April 2020)

Below is CBRE’s assessment of the impacts on the CRE industry as a direct result of COVID-19 in a thorough research piece released on March 27, 2020.

The prediction is that the negative effects will peak at the end of Q2 and we will see a ~7%..