Commercial Mortgages, Security Deeds and Deeds of Trust

As the commercial real estate lending market rebounds, borrowers need to obtain new loans or refinance existing loans.However, conservative underwriting standards and increased regulation are affecting how real estate lenders approve loans and how they negotiate the terms of their documentation, especially the mortgage. Many lenders have toughened their forms and approach negotiation with a more rigid perspective.
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Constructive Acceleration - At Home & Abroad


This live webinar is designed for construction and project managers, engineers, presidents, vice presidents, owners, architects, controllers, accountants, contract managers, subcontractors and attorneys.

MSCI PREA U.S. Quarterly Property Fund Index


The Index tracks the performance of open-end real estate funds on a quarterly basis, including core and value-add strategies as well as diversified and specialized funds. The MSCI PREA U.S. Property Fund Index is owned, compiled and calculated by MSCI and published in association with PREA.

Marketing Real Estate Drone Inspections with Lamar Ellis

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In this webinar, attendees will learn: - Creating a business plan. Know your product, your price and your target customers before you start marketing. - Set a marketing budget and scope - Creating a distinct brand

Commercial Real Estate Financing in the Credit Market Crisis


Attorneys for real estate developers cite the limited availability of funding and the declining value of the dollar as key challenges currently facing the commercial real estate industry.Until recently, credit for real estate construction was free-flowing, with many borrowers able to finance 80% of their commercial properties through a combination of first lien and higher interest rate mezzanine or other subordinate financing.As commercial loan defaults have increased, lenders have tightened their underwriting standards, requiring borrowers to find nontraditional financing sources, put more of their own money into transactions, meet higher debt coverage requirements, accept higher interest rates and pay higher premiums.Listen as our panel of real estate counsel and lenders' counsel explains the impact of the credit market crisis on commercial real estate financing and offers best practices for developers' counsel for identifying alternative funding sources and negotiating and documenting a commercial real estate loan.