Monthly Archives: September 2015

9.18.15: Federal Reserve Leaves Rates Unchanged

The Federal Reserve left short-term interest rates unchanged after weeks of market-churning debate, putting off an historic move to end an era of ultra-cheap credit amid worries about weak growth overseas. While Central Bank officials don’t believe recent global economic and … Continue reading

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9.14.15: CMBS Prices Improve as Demand Picks Up

After a summer in which CMBS bond demand was relatively weak, resulting in widening of spreads, the first deal to price after Labor Day flew off the shelf. The deal, a $757.3-million multi-borrower offering by UBS and Bank of America, … Continue reading

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9.9.15: ValueXpress to Co-Sponsor the 10th Annual San Antonio Hotel Owners Association Charity Golf Tournament at Hyatt Hill Country Resort

On Wednesday, October 28, ValueXpress will be co-sponsoring the 10th Annual San Antonio Hotel Owners Association (SAHOA) Golf Tournament at the Hyatt Hill Country Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas. About 100 golfers are expected to hit the links to play … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Obtains $3-Million CMBS Conduit Loan for the Purchase of a 64-Room Best Western Inn & Suites Located at Cleveland, OH Airport

ValueXpress arranged a $3-million CMBS conduit first-mortgage loan utilized to purchase a 64-room Best Western Inn & Suites located at the Cleveland, Ohio Airport. The property was constructed in 1997 and renovated in 2014. The Best Western Cleveland Airport is located 20 … Continue reading

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9.4.15: Many Thanks to Our Foot Soldiers

One definition of a foot soldier is “a person who does active and difficult work for an organization or cause.” Well, ValueXpress wants to thank our “foot soldiers,” namely our CCTG graduates, who are grinding away in the field to … Continue reading

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9.1.15: Life Insurance Companies Increase Commercial Real Estate Lending

Slowly and steadily, life insurance companies are increasing their commercial real estate lending. Market participants expect the industry’s current expansion to run for at least two or three more years, signaling a further pickup in life company lending volume. “It’s … Continue reading

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8.26.15: ValueXpress to Be a Sponsor of the 10th Annual Vishal Bhagat Memorial Golf Tournament

ValueXpress has committed to be a sponsor of the 10th Annual Vishal Bhagat Memorial Golf Tournament, which will take place at the North Shore Country Club in Portland (Corpus Christi), Texas on Friday, November 13, 2015 and Saturday, November 14, 2015. … Continue reading

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