Insurance Companies en Top Seniors Housing Lenders Plan for Newcomer Competition <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The top seniors housing lenders see competition gaining in the rear-view mirror, but are making changes in packages to keep up with the new lending options offered for today’s <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals/investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Investment">investor</a></span>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Banks Insurance Companies Multifamily News Private Equity REITs Seniors Housing Freemium Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 789141 at Whole Foods’ New Model for Retail Development Has Backing of Lenders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s becoming more and more common to see Whole Foods or another strong grocery chain occupying the ground levels of multi-unit residential developments, especially in urban markets like San Francisco and Washington, D.C. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Insurance Companies News Retail Freemium Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:54:00 +0000 596261 at Life Companies, Banks Like Industrial Assets’ Safe Growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Life companies, banks and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment/cmbs?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities">CMBS</a></span> lenders are prepared to expand offerings for office and industrial properties, due to both sectors’ impressive growth during the past 12 quarters. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Commercial Banks Industrial Insurance Companies News Office Freemium Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:44:00 +0000 592081 at CRE Loan Originations Expected to Rise 7 Percent in 2014, Conduit Lenders and Life Insurers Likely to Drive the Growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Commercial mortgage lenders expect another steady year in 2014, with a healthy appetite for risk and an emphasis on multifamily and industrial properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Industrial Insurance Companies Investment Banks Multifamily News Research & Data Freemium Mon, 03 Feb 2014 19:29:00 +0000 569231 at Bridge, Mezzanine Lenders See Rising Tide of Deals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five years ago, the capital markets meltdown thinned the herd of players in the bridge and mezzanine niche.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bridge & Mezzanine Finance Insurance Companies News Private Equity Freemium Wed, 15 Jan 2014 16:58:00 +0000 525351 at Senior Lenders Prepare for a Steady Year <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When it comes to banks and life insurance companies, commercial real estate professionals expect lending volumes and loan terms to move only a little in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Banks Insurance Companies News Freemium Wed, 08 Jan 2014 14:48:00 +0000 502531 at <p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Flood of Debt, Opportunity Hits CRE <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The first wave of short-term loans passed by in the early years of the recovery without causing as much damage as feared. Now the second wave of long-term loans is nearing, starting in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charts CMBS Commercial Banks Distress Insurance Companies News Freemium Mon, 06 Jan 2014 16:31:00 +0000 495011 at MetLife Buys Perimeter's Terraces Project <div class="node-body syndicated_content-body">Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. is making another big investment in the central Perimeter, an office market it helped create.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Business Journals Insurance Companies Investment Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:03:00 +0000 466481 at The Continually Escalating Showdowns in Washington Cast a Pall Over the Recovery—and the Real Estate Sector <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The frequency and severity of these conflicts is not just political posturing, however. The fights have had real world impacts, including on the economy. The net result is that the unpredictability inside the Beltway is creating uncertainty in the economy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Insurance Companies News Washington D.C. Freemium Tue, 26 Nov 2013 19:29:00 +0000 393301 at Strong Capital Markets, Healthy Occupancies Produce $225M Loan for PREI <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The strong availability of capital enabled Prudential Real Estate Investors’ recent $225 million loan for office buildings in Miami and Chicago, according to the team that underwrote the deal. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chicago Finance Insurance Companies Miami News Office Freemium Thu, 07 Nov 2013 18:37:00 +0000 339681 at 22 W. Washington in Block 37, Chicago