Archive for March, 2016


CRE Lending To Tighten, Reprice Higher As Cycle Peaks

WASHINGTON, DC—There have been many signs that commercial real estate lenders are getting skittish about the market cycle including, this morning, the release of the semi-annual RELA-Chandan Survey of Commercial Real Estate Lender Sentiment. At this point, the idea that the cycle is peaking is not an outlier theory and indeed, in this Winter/Spring 2016 […]

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Just Closed: Raleigh, NC Development Equity

A new self-storage development in Raleigh, NC closed on $1,300,000 of equity arranged by SkyView Advisors financing group. “We were very pleased to be able to arrange the equity as it allowed the development owners to grow their business significantly faster than anticipated and will provide a great partnership for the additional investors,” says Noel […]

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Fed Rate Decision Welcome News for CRE Borrowers

After months of market volatility, the Federal Reserve opted to leave its key interest rate steady during its March meeting, betraying a more subdued outlook for the U.S. economy. The Fed decided to maintain the current level of interest rates at 0.25 to 0.50 percent, following the two-day discussion of economic outlook both globally and […]

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U.S. Commercial Property Prices Drop for First Time in Six Years

U.S. commercial real estate prices dropped in January for the first time since 2010, a sign of weakening demand by investors after a six-year rally that pushed values to records. The Moody/RCA Commercial Property Price Index slipped 0.3 percent from December, Moody’s Investors Service said in a statement Monday. The decline was led by office […]

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