Single and Loving It!

Single and Loving It! Single tenant asset investment properties are a thriving area of the current commercial real estate market.  These deals offer the apparent security of an ongoing rental income stream and purchasers perceive that the risk of these investments is more limited than commonly associated with purchasing larger retail centers.  One of the … More Single and Loving It!

Playing With Fire

Playing With Fire Our dear friends at regional banks, commercial lenders and life insurance companies are making new commercial real estate loans. In recent months, Stein Law has closed several new financing transactions. But we have also witnessed a more concerning trend – borrowers getting strung along by lenders or brokers only to be left … More Playing With Fire

Treatment For Troubled Assets

Treatment For Troubled Assets From its inception, the Public Private Investment Program (PPIP) was considered to be a key component of the Treasury Department’s Financial Stability Plan.  The PPIP was designed to attract private capital with financing incentives to acquire various troubled legacy loans (including residential and commercial mortgages) and the legacy securities backed by … More Treatment For Troubled Assets

Presenting the Stimulus Package’s Impact on Commercial Real Estate

This morning I gave a presentation to the Central Arizona CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Chapter on the impact the Stimulus Package is having on the commercial real estate industry.  My goal was to educate the attendees on some of the tools available to players in commercial real estate from the American Recovery and Reinvestment … More Presenting the Stimulus Package’s Impact on Commercial Real Estate