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Masso Replaces Brown in Credit Suisse Post

Managing director Mark Brown stepped down last week as head of the commercial MBS group at Credit Suisse and was replaced by director Matthew...

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Deutsche, Citi, KKR Mapping L-Shape Deal

Deutsche Bank, Citigroup and KKR are working on what could be the first commercial MBS deal to use the “L-shape” option under new...

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Portfolio Lenders Eye Further Growth in 2017

Bank and insurance-company lenders have booked another robust year and are looking ahead to more of the same, while keeping an eye out for interest-rate...

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MetLife, Norges Tap Pru for SF Office Loan

Prudential Mortgage Capital has won the financing assignment on the office building at 425 Market Street in San Francisco.

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Risk Rules Seen Adding Fuel to Price Tiering

Price tiering on conduit bonds, which has already increased in recent months, is likely to become even more prevalent next year as the full impact of...

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MetLife Takes Down Big Silicon Valley Loan

MetLife has originated a $545 million long-term mortgage on a portfolio of office and multi-family properties in Silicon Valley.

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Buyer of Boston Labs Shopping for Financing

A joint venture is looking to line up a $130 million acquisition loan on a laboratory/office property in Boston’s Seaport District.

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Deutsche Backs Blackstone Office Purchase

Deutsche Bank has agreed to lead more than $800 million of debt to help finance Blackstone’s acquisition of a West Coast office portfolio from a...

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CMBS Spreads Fall as Issuers Flood Market

Commercial MBS rallied this week amid the heaviest issuance since early last year.

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Ellington's CMBS Issuance Plan Takes Shape

Details about Ellington Management’s plan to become a commercial MBS issuer are beginning to surface as it seeks to raise $250 million of equity for...

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Deutsche Team Inks Times Square Retail Debt

Deutsche Bank and SL Green Realty have teamed up to provide $370 million of debt to Kushner Cos. on a retail condominium in Manhattan’s Times Square...

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REIT-Bond Issuers Break Annual Record Early

It’s already a record year for REIT-bond issuance, mostly due to a flood of offerings from non-traditional issuers.

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