Monthly Archives: February 2019

2.15.19: Lenders Roll Out “CMBS-Like” Loan Programs

ValueXpress has been originating CMBS conduit loans for over 25 years. In that time, we have been a leader in originating loans for newly launched CMBS programs that offer a better value proposition for our clients than existing options. Whenever … Continue reading

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2.12.19: More Takeaways from the MBA/CREF Conference

Capital for investment in real estate debt and equity is anticipated to be plentiful in 2019, according to panelists at the MBA CREF/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo held in San Diego this week. But the abundance of capital is creating … Continue reading

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2.6.19: Amazon Changes Course – So What About One Court Square?

Citing opposition from some political leaders, Amazon has withdrawn its plans to bring its second headquarters to Long Island City, Queens. Investors who made real estate commitments based on the anticipation of Amazon’s investment in Queens are in for a … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Arranges $5,000,000 CMBS Conduit Loan for the Refinance of an 83-Room Independent Hotel in Syracuse, NY

ValueXpress has arranged a $5-million CMBS conduit loan for the refinance of an 83-unit independent extended-stay hotel located in East Syracuse, New York. The property, CrestHill Suites, was constructed in 2000 and recently completed significant renovations, resulting in a top … Continue reading

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2.1.19: First CMBS Issues for 2019 See Strong Demand

ValueXpress tracks the pricing of CMBS securities because it directly correlates to the interest rate borrowers receive for a CMBS conduit loan. Our insight into the CMBS market ensures that our borrowers receive the lowest possible interest rate on their … Continue reading

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1.29.19: New ValueXpress Website to Launch Soon

ValueXpress is making final changes to its new website, which it expects to launch in February. The current website has won awards for its graphics, and we have updated it piecemeal over time, but it was time for a complete … Continue reading

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1.20.19: Kimco Realty Reinvents Itself with Signature Series Developments

Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE: KIM), a real estate investment trust (REIT) founded in 1966, is one of North America’s largest publicly traded owners and operators of open-air shopping centers. As of December 31, 2018, the company owned interests in 437 … Continue reading

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