Category Archives: Commercial Lending

2.26.19: CBRE Reports on Cap Rates at Yearend 2018

CBRE notes that capitalization rates (cap rates) were little changed in the second half of 2018 in its recently published survey for income producing commercial real estate (retail, office, industrial, multifamily and hotel) as of December 31, 2018. The industrial … Continue reading

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2.20.19: Texas Man Retires at a Holiday Inn Express – It’s Cheaper Than the Alternative!

ValueXpress has a keen interest in hotel loans and we have provided a lot of hotel loans — over 400 — since inception. This new hotel trend? It’s a beauty! A Texas man on the brink of retirement wants to … Continue reading

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ValueXpress Arranges $2,475,000 Commercial Loan for the Purchase of 12,400-Square-Foot Mixed-Use Building in Bronx, NY

ValueXpress has arranged a $2,475,000 commercial real estate loan through its affiliated bank, Country Bank, for the purchase of two connected, one-story, mixed-use commercial buildings located at 315 Jackson Avenue, Bronx, New York. The buildings were formerly occupied by a … Continue reading

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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Citing opposition from some political leaders, Amazon has withdrawn its plans to bring its second headquarters to Long Island City, Queens.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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