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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


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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Deutsche, Citi Testing Risk-Retention Rules

Commercial MBS issuers continue to conduct trial runs of the new risk-retention rules in advance of their implementation.

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Brookfield Refinancing Lower Manhattan Tower

Brookfield Property is looking for a mortgage of up to $600 million to refinance one of its marquee holdings, the office building at 200 Liberty Street in...

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Zika Emerges as Variable for CREFC Confab

The Zika virus has become a wild card for conference-planners at the CRE Finance Council.

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Paramount Eyes Mortgage on 60 Wall Street

Paramount Group is seeking a loan of up to $650 million on 60 Wall Street, a Lower Manhattan office building in the process of being recapitalized.

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CMBS Market Stirs From Summer Doldrums

Commercial MBS dealers expect to price or begin marketing at least two conduit transactions and three single-borrower offerings totaling $3.6 billion over...

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