Monthly Archives: May 2017

5.12.17: Meet ValueXpress at ICSC’s RECon in Las Vegas!

On May 21-24, 2017, Dennis Suh and Stan Siciliano will be representing ValueXpress at the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) RECon convention at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. RECon is the world’s largest retail real … Continue reading

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5.9.17: CMBS Conduit Loan Volume Increasing

More borrowers are securing CMBS conduit loans as we progress in 2017, as evidenced by trends in the issuance of CMBS conduit securities. CMBS conduit issuance of $15.2 billion in the first quarter of 2017 fell short of the $19.2 … Continue reading

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5.3.17: A Lesson on Why Non-Recourse Is Important

One of the primary benefits of CMBS conduit loans is that they are non-recourse. As such, the borrower and guarantor (typically an individual who owns or controls the majority of the borrowing entity) are not personally liable for repayment of … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Arranges $5.5-Million CMBS Conduit Loan for the Refinance of a 91-Room Best Western Hotel Located in Yuba City, CA

ValueXpress has arranged a $5,500,000 CMBS conduit loan for the refinance of a 91-room Best Western hotel located in Yuba City, California. The property is a two-story exterior-corridor hotel that was constructed in 1989. The loan provided for significant cash-out … Continue reading

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4.28.17: Raising Real Estate Capital in the Digital Age

In the past, raising outside equity for small- and mid-sized real estate operators to purchase commercial real estate was dominated by investment advisors who would pitch deals to their clients. The minimum investment amounts were fairly low, in the $25,000-$100,000 … Continue reading

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4.25.17: CMBS Conduit Loan Rates Stable as CMBS Spreads Remain Steady

CMBS conduit loan borrowers are finding calm waters as spreads on CMBS securities have been stable for most of 2017 to date. In addition, the 10-year Swap rate, the benchmark index for setting interest rates on CMBS conduit loans, has … Continue reading

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4.19.17: National Alliance of Commercial Loan Brokers (NACLB) Announces 3rd Annual Conference & Expo to be Held in Orlando, FL

The Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, Florida is the site of the NACLB’s 3rd Annual National Alliance of Commercial Loan Brokers (NACLB) Conference & Expo. The conference begins on Tuesday, October 17 with an opening cocktail reception … Continue reading

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