NYCREW INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHT SHINES ON LENDING 2.0
The commercial real estate lending market may be incredibly active on both the secondary and portfolio lending side, but who's getting what funding and how? Today's and tomorrow's transactions will be the topic of discussion of "Commercial Real Estate Lending 2.0 and Beyond," by industry veterans John Barker, Senior Originator, Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Richard Cadigan, Managing Director, Basis Investment Group; Kim Diamond, Senior Managing Director and Head of Structured Finance, Kroll Bond Ratings; Brett Kaplan, Managing Director and Head of Origination, LoanCore; Mark Lanspa, Executive Vice President of the Hospitality Finance Group, Wells Fargo, and Stephen Melidones, Senior Vice President and Senior Banker, KeyBank Real Estate Capital. Karen Fiorentino, Partner at Fiorentino Law Firm, will moderate a conversation regarding pricing, underwriting, expectations, loan structures and more.
NEW YORK CITY—Bearing the American Finance Trust name, the merged entity is a retail-focused REIT with an enterprise value of approximately $3.9 billion.
BOISE, ID—The new hire brings more than 35 years’ experience in commercial real estate finance to the middle-market loan provider.
NEWPORT BEACH, CA—A “forest for the trees” mentality, in addition to seeking yield for investors, is causing firms based in other markets to expand to the West Coast, creating more demand for talent in a tight market, RETS’ Kent Elliott tells GlobeSt.com.
Middle Market Digest
Here’s a look at this week's trends, announcements and deals that you may have missed in the country’s North West region.