5 Key Considerations for Your Hotel-to-Apartment Conversion
Construction costs, location, and zoning regulations are the key factors to consider before deciding on a hotel-to-multifamily project.
Office-to-Lab Conversions Pick Up, Despite Costs
Strong rent growth amid soaring demand is bringing investors large and small into the life science sector.
CRE Lending Jumps 72%
A report from the Mortgage Bankers Association highlights the strong rise of originations in the first quarter of 2022 compared to the same time last year.
Benefits and Drawbacks of a Triple Net Lease (NNN) in Commercial Real Estate
A triple net lease is a common lease structure in which the tenant (or lessee) is responsible for paying taxes, property insurance, and operating expenses in addition to the base rent and utilities.
Which Assets Are Investors Seeking in 2022?
CBRE’s 2022 U.S. investor intentions survey highlights some striking — though in many cases unsurprising — trends about where investor dollars will flow this year.
Federal Tax Implications for Commercial Real Estate in 2022
While changes to capital gains tax are worth reviewing, using a tax professional to handle a wide range of deductions could be your best bet to reduce your tax burden.
Defeasance for CMBS Loans
Most CMBS borrowers wanting to prepay must go through a process known as defeasance — a process that involves replacing the collateral and interest income that the lender will lose as a result of prepayment with alternative securities, often U.S. Treasury bonds.
5 Considerations for Choosing an Investment Property
To help guide a thoughtful strategy towards investing in an income producing property, here are some of the most important considerations that an investor should keep in mind.
SBA 504 Loans and Commercial Real Estate: What You Need to Know
The SBA 504 Loan Program is meant to be utilized by small growing businesses to facilitate growth and job creation. This is done by helping small businesses collect the funds necessary to buy the real estate or machinery they need.
Top 5 Commercial Construction Lenders of 2022
With a surge in commercial development activity — particularly in the rapidly expanding industrial sector — here are five lenders to watch when it comes to financing the construction of commercial real estate.
The Top 10 Self-Storage Companies of 2022
Our list of the largest firms includes both REITs and private owners that continue to expand in one of the country’s fastest-growing real estate sectors.
2022 Commercial Real Estate Forecast
Here is our easily-digestible commercial real estate investing forecast for 2022, highlighting the market trends and latest fiscal policies to watch for a strong year of CRE investing.
Top 10 Commercial Real Estate Lenders of 2021
We have compiled a list of the top 10 commercial lenders of the year by examining the intersection of two leading mortgage banking firm rankings—the MBA’s and Commercial Property Executive’s—while weighting additional factors uncovered through a review of publicly available lending data, from loan diversity to recent growth in originations.
The Top 6 Markets for Industrial Real Estate in 2021
The industrial real estate industry is thriving, and, while some believe a market correction may occur in the next year or two, others believe the strong e-commerce industry will keep the industrial market strong for several years to come.
The Top 10 Tax Benefits of Investing in Commercial Real Estate
From accelerated depreciation to mortgage interest deductions and tax advantages for an investor’s heirs, these benefits can lead to a massive difference in returns, especially over an extended period of time.
Coronavirus & The Commercial Real Estate Industry: What You Need To Know
The COVID-19 Coronavirus has had a massive impact on commercial real estate, with both property values and the treasury rate tanking. For certain investors, it could be a good time to take action.