Property Sales & Financing

  • Sep 26, 2014 - Elizabeth Blosfield

    Is Defeasance In The Cards For 2005 CMBS Deal?

    Three properties that are part of the $315.2 million Brookdale Office Portfolio, securitized in JPMCC 2005-LDP5, are set to change hands.
  • Sep 11, 2014 - Elizabeth Blosfield

    Treasury, Swap Spread Volatility Roils Debt Mart

    Volatility in U.S. Treasuries and swap spreads caused substantial uncertainty for commercial real estate lenders and borrowers in August, although the net effect to borrowers was ultimately flat, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s monthly mortgage spread update.

Developer Strategies

  • Sep 10, 2014 - Elizabeth Blosfield

    CIT Originates Jersey City Construction Loan For Kushner JV

    CIT Bank has originated a $140 million construction loan to a partnership between Kushner Companies and KABR Group, a private real estate investment and management company, to develop a 50-story rental apartment building in Jersey City, N.J.
  • Sep 09, 2014 - Elizabeth Blosfield

    Cassidy Turley: Overbuilding Is In Check…So Far

    A new report from Cassidy Turley that looks at the potential for overbuilding in the commercial real estate market as the economy recovers is finding that so far, construction seems to be in line with demand as the U.S. economy hit its fifth year of economic recovery in June of 2014.

Investor Plays

  • Sep 30, 2014

    CMBS Mart Takes A Breather After September Rush

    The commercial mortgage-backed securities market is poised for a brief respite after a heavy month of new issuance.
  • Sep 26, 2014 - Jessica Pothering

    AEW Sale Boosts Miami Industrial Market

    AEW Capital Management’s recent sale of a 149,000-square-foot vacant big box site near the Miami International Commerce Center has spurred other owners to pull the trigger on transactions.

People and Firms

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  • Aug 22, 2014 - Samantha Rowan

    Editor's Note: Solid Stats Show Staying Power Of Recovery

    You might have noticed that this week’s issue has a plethora of solid statistics about what looks like a real recovery for the commercial real estate markets. On page 1, new data from Moody’s Investors Service and Real Capital Analytics indicates that prices—led by the multifamily sector—are continuing to march upward. On page 5, is finding the deal volume is following the same trajectory.

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    Aug 21, 2014 - Samantha Rowan

    REFI TV: Bill Waxman, CBRE

    A new report from CBRE is taking a hard look at transportation costs—one of the most significant operational costs in the logistics sector—and how proximity to consumers affects the bottom line for users and commercial real estate owners.

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    Aug 15, 2014 - Samantha Rowan

    Editor's Note: Little House and the Energy Markets

    I never really thought that my childhood obsession with Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House on the Prairie books would have an application to my job as a commercial real estate reporter but as it happens, it actually does

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