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Every week, Commercial Mortgage Alert gives subscribers the earliest look at key lending and securitization activities — real estate financings you're not supposed to know about.

Selections from Recent Issues


Blackstone Taps Deutsche Pro for New Gambit

Blackstone has hired veteran originator Kevin Pivnick as part of its plan to become a major investment manager for insurance companies.

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CMBS Loan "Triggers' Causing Headaches

Complaints are rising about confusion and red tape surrounding bondholder-protection provisions that authorize commercial MBS servicers to take direct...

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Ares Shops Big Package of Freddie B-Pieces

Ares Management is marketing $460 million of seasoned subordinate bonds from several Freddie Mac securitizations.

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Banks "Stretch' to Mezz Debt to Win Loans

Amid fierce competition for business, the balance-sheet lending operations of some banks have grown more willing to originate higher-leverage...

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Brookfield Syndicate Swells to a Dozen Banks

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...

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Ivanhoe Seeking Big Loan on SF Apartments

A partnership between Ivanhoe Cambridge and Veritas Investments wants to line up a $600 million mortgage on a San Francisco multi-family portfolio.

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Related Team Seeks Financing for LA Project

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.

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REIT Eyes Loan to Build Marriott HQ

A Boston Properties partnership is talking to lenders about $300 million of financing for the development of Marriott International’s new...

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Sutton, Sitt Aim to Refinance SoHo Complex

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.

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TIAA Unit Taps Acore Exec as Lending Chief

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...

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Ellington Targeting Bridge Loans, Plans CLO

Add Ellington Management to the growing list of shops that have jumped into the booming bridge-loan market.

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Douglas Emmett Seeks Floater on LA Offices

Douglas Emmett Inc. is in the market for $400 million of fresh debt on four Los Angeles office buildings.

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