Category: Financing

Commercial Borrowing Cost: Rate Watch Quarterly 2018 Q3

Oct 23, 2018 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

At the end of the 3rd quarter of 2018, both short and intermediate yields continued their climb begun nearly three years ago. As can be seen in the accompanying chart, five year rates, most closely tracked for commercial property borrowing cost, found themselves testing 3%, with short term (here 1 month) rates following close behind […]

Video: Nelson Mullins Partner Rusty Fleming Discusses Lender Trends

Aug 20, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

 On this episode of Michael Bull’s America’s Commercial Real Estate Show, Rusty Fleming, a partner with the law firm of Nelson Mullins, joins show host Michael Bull to discuss various commercial real estate legal concepts today, including loan underwriting, trends in commercial property lending, commercial property equity investing, relations between borrowers and lenders relations, […]

Video: Green Street Advisors CEO Craig Leupold Expects Increased M&A, Privatization Activity

Jun 29, 2018 - Financing, Trends - 0 Comments - Standard

In a recent interview, Craig Leupold, the CEO of Green Street Advisors, a company providing real estate data and analytics for improved decision-making with insights to help investors understand, forecast, and capitalize on changing market conditions, shares views on commercial property valuation, interest rate expectations, and activism. He describes his firm’s evolving approach to valuation […]

Commercial Borrowing Cost Quarterly – 2018 Q1

Apr 13, 2018 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

On a quarterly basis we publish a yield curve update, showing the shift is the U.S. Treasury Yield Curve at the end of a quarter over the prior quarter. What is more directly of interest to commercial real estate investors, however, is the 5 year U.S. Treasury yield, given its relationship both to commercial borrowing […]

Video: Appraisal Institute President James Murrett on the Role of Appraisals in Commercial Real Estate

Apr 09, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

 At the Realtors Land Institute Conference & Exposition the host of America’s Commercial Real Estate Show interviews James Murret, President at the Appraisal Institute. Their discussion covers a number of topics including the role of appraisals, site due diligence, commercial appraisals, rate increases for commercial mortgages, appraisal forecasting,  purchaser and appraiser transactions.

Video: ArborCrowd Co-Founder Adam Kaufman on Commercial Real Estate CrowdFunding

Mar 21, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

 Adam Kaufman, co-founder and managing director at ArborCrowd, a company that enables people to co-invest with successful real estate deal-makers in the industry, joins Michael Bull on his America’s Commercial Real Estate Show to discuss crowdfunding for commercial real estate in 2018. They discuss reasons to use crowdfunding, investor management, some benefits of using […]

Video: Gene Trowbridge Offers Crowdfunding Tips for Sponsors

Mar 14, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

Gene Trowbridge Esq., CCIM, at Trowbridge Sidoti and crowdfundinglawyers.net, appears on the commercial real estate show episode to discuss crowdfunding for commercial real estate in 2018. Discussed are problem areas for crowdfunding, advertiser soliciting, some common questions for crowdfunding, how to crowdfund using the correct procedures, best communication practices, and various tips for sponsor private […]

Video: SVP at Grandbridge Real Estate Capital SVP Tom Walsh Provides Tips for Real Estate Financing Today

Mar 14, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

Tom Walsh, Senior Vice President at Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, joins host Michael Bull on his show, America’s Commercial Real Estate Show, to discuss various tips and strategies for real estate financing today. Among topics discussed are the private equity source market, real estate crowdfunding performance, impacts of loan default, tips for refinancing commercial properties, […]

Video: Grandbridge Real Estate Capital SVP Tom Walsh on the Outlook for Rates for Real Estate Financing

Mar 07, 2018 - Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

Tom Walsh, SVP at Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, joins Michael Bull on America’s Commercial Real Estate Show to discuss interest rate trends and what they’re observing in the financing of commercial real estate. They discuss, among other topics, overall market trends, mortgages, rate increases, rate standards, rate compression, inflation, bank underwriting, general financial pressures in […]

Yield Curve Quarterly Snapshot – 2017 Q4

Jan 11, 2018 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

At the end of the 4th quarter of 2017, U.S. Treasury yields, on a nominal basis, were up around 30 basis points in all but the longest maturities, which were down slightly, versus the end of the prior quarter. On a real basis, the story was similar, with longer term real rates up with the […]

Yield Curve Quarterly Snapshot – 2017 Q3

Oct 15, 2017 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

At the end of the 3rd quarter of 2017, U.S. Treasury yields, on a nominal and real basis, were largely unchanged at all maturities.  At every maturity, the basis point movement appears to be under 10 basis points at all maturities, both on a real and nominal basis. The interest rate environment has the ability […]

Yield Curve Quarterly Snapshot – 2017 Q2

Jul 15, 2017 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

At the end of the 2nd quarter of 2017, U.S. Treasury yields, on a nominal basis, edged higher at the short end, up about 15-20 basis points for maturities under 2 years, and down on the longer end, up to around 10 basis points for maturities over 10 years. On a real basis, rates edged […]

Yield Curve Quarterly Snapshot – 2017 Q1

Apr 15, 2017 - Economy, Financing - 0 Comments - Standard

At the end of the 1st quarter of 2017, U.S. Treasury yields, on a nominal basis, edged higher at the short end, up about 20-30 basis points for maturities under 2 years. On a real basis, rates were largely unchanged. The interest rate environment has the ability to affect commercial property economics in a number […]