Monthly Archives: December 2018

12.21.18: When Is a CMBS Conduit Loan Right for You?

ValueXpress is often asked, “When is a CMBS conduit loan right for me and my commercial property?” The answer begins with the two most compelling benefits of CMBS conduit loans: All CMBS conduit loans are non-recourse, which means there are … Continue reading

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12.17.18: When CMBS Spreads Widen, How Are Loan Rates Affected?

With recent volatility in the stock market, spreads on CMBS securities have widened. This can affect the loan spread and interest rate to borrowers closing a CMBS conduit loan. But the recent rise in loan spreads has been offset by … Continue reading

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12.12.18: Lenders Are Using CLOs for Bridge Loans

Issuance of commercial real estate Collateralized Loan Obligations (CRE-CLOs) has grown significantly in 2018. KKR is the latest private equity firm to tap the commercial real estate securitization market for short-term bridge loans. Many of the bridge loans that ValueXpress … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Arranges $11,000,000 CMBS Conduit Loan for the Refinance of a Hilton Garden Inn in Pascagoula, MS

ValueXpress obtained an $11-million CMBS conduit loan for the refinance of a 119-room Hilton Garden Inn located in Pascagoula, Mississippi. The 5-story property was constructed in 2014 and is the number one-rated hotel in the Pascagoula market, according to TripAdvisor. … Continue reading

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11.29.18: ValueXpress Finds Success at Northeast/Syracuse Regional AAHOA Conference and Trade Show in Syracuse, NY

Recently ValueXpress exhibited at the Asian American Hotel Owners (AAHOA) Northeast – Syracuse Regional Trade Show in Syracuse, New York. The event provided the ability for ValueXpress to speak one-on-one with hotel owners regarding their upcoming financing needs. “This event, … Continue reading

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12.7.18: Watch Out for Mold When Applying for a CMBS Conduit Loan!

ValueXpress recently closed an $8.2-million CMBS conduit loan for the purchase of the Hilton Garden Inn located in Killeen, Texas. The property was constructed in 2007 and is in good condition. However, the Property Condition Assessment noted evidence of mold … Continue reading

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12.4.18: ValueXpress Is Your “Go-To” Source for Small Balance CMBS Conduit Loans

Most CMBS conduit loan programs start at $5 million. A few will consider $3 million. But ValueXpress can provide CMBS conduit loans as low as $1.5 million. A few examples of recently closed small balance CMBS conduit loans can be … Continue reading

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