Monthly Archives: May 2015

5.15.15: ValueXpress Sponsors 12th Annual Bhakta Open

ValueXpress was a sponsor of the 12th Annual Bhakta Open Golf Tournament that took place on Saturday, May 8, 2015 and Sunday, May 9, 2015. This year’s Bhakta Open was held in Palm Springs, California at the breathtaking La Quinta … Continue reading

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5.11.15: Mid-Year CMBS Issuance on Track

With an expected increase in CMBS issuance for the next six weeks, CMBS volume appears to be on track to hit $56 billion for the first six months of 2015, up 38% from $40.6 billion recorded in the first half … Continue reading

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5.6.15: Cap Rates Continue to Compress

Going-in capitalization rates compressed nationally across all product types and classes in 2014, according to Integra Realty Resource. This national trend was strongest with respect to Class A Industrial product as well as Class A CBD Office assets. As these … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Obtains $15-Million CMBS Conduit Loan for the Refinance of the Ambridge Regional Distribution and Manufacturing Center in Ambridge (Pittsburgh), PA

ValueXpress has arranged a $15-million CMBS conduit loan for the refinance of a 1-million-square-foot warehouse and light manufacturing industrial park located in Ambridge, PA, 15 miles north of Pittsburgh. The property features 22 buildings that were constructed in stages between … Continue reading

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5.1.15: Maturing CMBS Loan Leads Effective Tool for CCTG Grads

For more than two years now, Michael D, Sneden, Executive Vice President at ValueXpress, has been training Commercial Capital Training Group (CCTG) students how to successfully originate CMBS conduit loans. One of the most successful tools the new grads are … Continue reading

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4.28.15: Who Holds the Most Commercial Loans?

The winner is commercial banks, which held $1.67 billion in commercial real estate debt at year-end 2014, according to data from the Federal Reserve Board. The amount of commercial real estate debt held by banks represents 49.5% of the $3.38 … Continue reading

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4.21.15: GE Selling Most of GE Capital to Blackstone and Wells Fargo

General Electric (GE) is selling most of the real estate and other remaining assets of its GE Capital unit, the financial arm that was once the largest part of the company. The company expects to get $26.5 billion from various … Continue reading

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