Small-balance loans bring big benefits to owners

On March 26, Gary Ghiselli closed on refinancing Forest Street, the 24-unit property he has owned for several years. Leveraging a rally in the U.S. Treasury rates, he locked in a 4.09 percent fixed rate for 12


May 17, 2019

The yield curve inverted in March, what does it mean?

In a previous CREJ article from last May, I discussed strategies to minimize risk in a flat yield curve environment. While those financing strategies of utilizing forward commitments and interest rate


May 3, 2019

Partnership receives $75M in financing for The Confluence

Developer The Garrett Cos. sold the 164-unit property located at 5403 W. 96th Ave. 

Jennifer Hayes

March 31, 2019

Familiarize yourself with the art of the debt fund

More and more, the term “debt fund” has been thrown around in the debt capital markets, and it’s a term more borrowers should understand. Last year, we closed 21 transactions with debt funds in


March 3, 2019

HFF arranges $47.18 million construction loan for apts

Brickhouse at Lamar Station will be located on a 3.75-acre site at 6300 W. 13th Ave., within walking distance of the Lamar Station light-rail stop. 

Jennifer Hayes

February 18, 2019

Impacts from the world’s biggest bank merger in a decade

BB&T agreed to buy Suntrust in the world’s biggest bank merger in a decade. This will create the sixth-largest bank in the country. Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan predicted another round of


February 17, 2019

CBRE arranges $83.2 million loan for Solana Olde Town Station

CBRE Capital Markets’ Debt & Structured Finance team arranged an $83.2 million loan for a newly built multifamily development in Arvada. 

Jennifer Hayes

January 20, 2019

Will 2019 bring the next real estate finance disruption?

It’s that time of year again. The media is flush with industry experts across the globe weighing in on what 2019 will bring for commercial real estate. Will it be business as usual or an unusual time for business?


January 20, 2019

Ready Capital closes financing for Uptown office bldgs.

Ready Capital closed a $25.1 million, nonrecourse, interest only, floating-rate loan for the purchase and renovation of the approximately 167,000-square foot, two-building Class B office portfolio in Denver.

Jennifer Hayes

January 13, 2019

Loan secured for Cherry Creek North mixed-use project

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler LP arranged the loan for 210 St. Paul, the first phase of The St. Paul Collection, a midrise, mixed-use residential and retail property in Denver’s Cherry Creek North neighborhood. 

Jennifer Hayes

November 18, 2018