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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

05/29/2015

Societe Generale Boosts Staff, Adds Offices

Societe Generale has bolstered its fledgling securitization business by recruiting two senior-level lenders and opening three regional outposts.

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05/22/2015

Issuers: Rating Proposal Would Disrupt Market

Issuers are warning investors to be careful what they wish for.

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05/15/2015

With Caps Eased, Agencies Trim Loan Spreads

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac tightened their asking spreads on multi-family loans this week, moving to revive originations after hitting the brakes last...

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05/08/2015

CCRE Wins a Big Floater on Resort in Hawaii

CCRE has agreed to provide a $380 million floating-rate loan on a luxury resort in Hawaii.

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05/01/2015

Ex-Starwood Execs Set Up Lending Venture

Four senior executives who left Starwood Property last year are opening up their own origination shop with $1.5 billion of equity backing from a Japanese...

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04/24/2015

Minskoff to Refi "Spec' Tower as Bet Pays Off

Developer Edward Minskoff is seeking up to $400 million of fixed-rate debt to pay off the construction loan on the office tower at 51 Astor Place in...

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04/17/2015

Agency Lenders Pressing for Loan-Cap Relief

With their origination activity off to a blistering start this year, agency lenders are asking a federal regulator to increase the annual limits on...

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04/03/2015

Deutsche Refinances Clarion Hotel Portfolio

Deutsche Bank has originated a $670 million fixed-rate loan on 65 Courtyard by Marriott hotels.

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03/27/2015

Barclays to Fund Buyer of Red Roof Portfolio

A partnership between a Singapore investor and Westmont Hospitality has won the bidding for a Red Roof Inn portfolio and will finance the purchase with...

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03/20/2015

Ivanhoe Partnership Seeking $1 Billion Loan

An Ivanhoe Cambridge partnership is shopping for a $1 billion fixed-rate mortgage on the News Corp. headquarters building, at 1211 Avenue of the Americas...

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03/13/2015

Trade-Disclosure Plan Disappoints Investors

Commercial MBS buyers who favor more disclosure of bond-trading data say a new proposal from Finra is only a small step in the right direction.

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03/06/2015

Colony Sets $2 Billion Target for Debt Fund

Colony Capital is soliciting $2 billion of equity for what would be its largest high-yield debt fund yet.

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