Did you know that Freddie Mac’s total mortgage portfolio grew at a 22.4% annualized rate in December 2020? If you’re a commercial real estate investor, then you might be interested in how you can use Freddie Mac Multifamily products to find a loan for your acquisition or refinance. You might also be asking yourself questions such as:
What is Freddie Mac? What are the … Read More
One of the biggest areas of focus for people investing in commercial real estate is how to handle the tax implications. If investors aren’t well-versed in how to legally reduce their tax burden, they could end up paying much more than they have to. That would make their great investment a reasonable one, at best. At worst, it could mean their investment would … Read More
Imagine you bought a multi-family complex as an investment and rental property. Years later, you’ve made some upgrades and are ready to sell it for a bigger investment.
But when you realize how much you could pay in capital gains taxes, you wonder if selling is the best option. Luckily, a 1031 exchange commercial real estate transaction lets you avoid those … Read More
If you need a loan to invest in growing your small business, it is good to have options—and you do. For example, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers its SBA 504 loan and its SBA 7(a) loan. Both have advantages.
But to benefit, you must choose the right loan for your project, your financial circumstances, and your timeframe. Let’s look first at … Read More
As a commercial real estate investor seeking a loan, you have lots of choices of loan terms. That is a good problem to have but at first, it can be a bit overwhelming. Just find the right commercial real estate lender, and they will work with you to craft a loan that comfortably fits your individual situation.
One of the first … Read More
In 2020, commercial real estate loans valued over $2,000 billion. Businesses across the country turn to these loans to help them secure the property they need to build their organization and begin to generate revenue and profit.
For a while, non-recourse commercial real estate loans were being called “a vanishing species.” Now, larger commercial banks and life insurance companies, among others, are making … Read More
Investing in commercial real estate, such as office buildings, industrial parks, hotels and developments, is a good way to diversify your financial portfolio. This has rarely been more important. In this uncertain economic climate, having steady, monthly rental income can help you ride the tumult likely in the stock market during this recession. However, finding good properties in which to invest, determining the property’s value and keeping track … Read More
When you are planning to purchase a commercial property, you may discover that you have a variety of loan options. The traditional commercial mortgage is not always a good fit for your goals or plans for the property. Furthermore, you may find that in a traditional loan, you are not able to repay the debt in a timely manner. That may lead to some … Read More
If you’re looking to finance a commercial real estate venture, or looking for the capital to cover your real estate construction and property expenses, there are quite a few loan options out there. They all have different terms, rules, and exceptions; but the most popular of them all would be Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities.
In this article, we’re going to discuss what Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities are, how … Read More
One of the most positive things to come out of or get fine-tuned from the financial crash of 2008 was the rise of what is called real estate debt funds. Real estate debt funds connect borrowers, which, more usual than naught, are developers to short-term funding capital. This funding is used for commercial real estate projects that range from shopping centers to multi-family buildings.
It … Read More