Blackstone has hired veteran originator Kevin Pivnick as part of its plan to become a major investment manager for insurance companies.Read more.
Complaints are rising about confusion and red tape surrounding bondholder-protection provisions that authorize commercial MBS servicers to take direct...Read more.
Ares Management is marketing $460 million of seasoned subordinate bonds from several Freddie Mac securitizations.Read more.
Amid fierce competition for business, the balance-sheet lending operations of some banks have grown more willing to originate higher-leverage...Read more.
Six more banks have joined a $1.15 billion floating-rate loan on the redeveloped Five Manhattan West office building, doubling the size of the...Read more.
A partnership between Ivanhoe Cambridge and Veritas Investments wants to line up a $600 million mortgage on a San Francisco multi-family portfolio.Read more.
A Related Cos. joint venture is seeking a $456 million loan to finance the construction of a long-planned mixed-use complex in Los Angeles.Read more.
A Boston Properties partnership is talking to lenders about $300 million of financing for the development of Marriott International’s new...Read more.
A Wharton Properties partnership is seeking to line up $300 million of debt on a trio of office/retail buildings in Manhattan’s SoHo neighborhood.Read more.
Continuing to reshape its staff as it expands its focus, TIAA unit TH Real Estate has hired veteran lender Jason Hernandez as head of originations in the...Read more.
Add Ellington Management to the growing list of shops that have jumped into the booming bridge-loan market.Read more.