refinance: Multifamily Financing - The Slow No or A Quick Yes - How To Refinance - 06/02/15 07:05 AM
Multifamily Financing Do's & Don'ts of Refinance
Multifamily financing today is a hot commodity and it has gotten even hotter recently with the addition of certain programs that allow for the refinancing at rates as low as 2.875%!  But many refinances will fail for lack of knowledge or lack of preparation.
What should a real estate investor do when considering refinancing an apartment loan or multifamily financing?  The first step is understanding today's underwriter and the mentality that goes into the underwriting process.  No longer is it enough for the numbers to work... today's underwriters are looking for good partners.
Here is an excerpt from a recent underwriter guideline … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Financing - 06/01/15 07:47 AM
Multifamily Financing - Plain & Simple
The latest in small balance loans for real estate investors is multifamily financing for loans from $1 million to $5 million.  New apartment loan products on the market today provide for small balance loan refinancing that provides some of the lowest rates in years.
Multifamily financing with rates starting as low as 2.875% is no longer a fantacy but is a reality.  The problem in the market however, seems to be that most commercial real estate investors who have small balance loans are stuck in CBMS prepayment penalty nightmare.
Multifamily Financing with Prepayment Penalty
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refinance: Apartment Loans - Small Balance Loans - 05/28/15 08:16 AM
Searching for apartment loans in the small balance loan category?  First understand the definition and what constitutes a small balance loan? 
Apartment loans and multifamily financing for loans less than $5 million has been difficult in recent years, especially those apartment loans with exceptionally low rates and competitive overall terms.  That has now changed!
Multifamily financing and small balance apartment loans are now an aggressive loan financing category with lenders fighting for the business.  Rates can be as low as 2.875% with fixed periods of up to 10 years, add to that a long amortization period and the newly minted small balance apartment loans become … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Loans Refinance - Unbelievably Low Rates - 05/18/15 01:06 PM
Multifamily Loans Refinance - The Lowest Rates
Believe it or not, the lowest rates on the refinance of multifamily loans these days is not coming from the major banks!  More and more often smaller firms with lower overhead and connections to entrepreneurial lending platforms are providing the lowest interest rates on the refinance of multifamily loans.
With rates dipping below 3% (for the best rate term deals having low LTV's) some commercial real estate investors are getting their multifamily loans refinanced with rates as low as 2.875%!  Now, to be sure, that's not everybody, but even the toughest deals are receiving offers in the mid … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Finance - 2.99% and Cash Out - 05/11/15 02:46 AM
Multifamily Finance with rates as low as 2.99% and with available options to pull cash out during the refinance of stabilized multifamily assets is a reality in this competitive multifamily finance environment.  With rates as low as 2.99% refinance of you multifamily finance loan may be a great way to increase cash flows drastically.
Proper Multifamily Finance Increase Cash Flow
A refinance of existing multifamily debt using the correct multifamily finance strategy can net an investor thosands of dollars per year in cash flow.  A 2-3% decrease in the interest rate creates such huge monthly savings and cash low increases that it makes … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Financing with Low Interest Rates - 04/24/15 03:15 AM
Multifamily Financing
Multifamily financing and low interest rates are here, but they are not here to stay.  Today interest rates in multifamily financing and apartment loans can be as low as 2.99% on loans with amortizations as long as 25 years!  These phenomenal rates are here now, but they won't be for long.
Savvy investors are completing rate and term refinances to obtain the lowest rates.  Even more experienced investors are completing cash out refinances of their multifamily financing and apartment loans to receive rates in the high 3% to low 4% range.  Imagine the cash flow that is created from converting a … (0 comments)

refinance: Apartment Financing - Apartment Loan Refinance - 03/28/15 07:32 AM
Apartment Financing Rates are in the high 3's to low 4% range right now.  Rates this low help apartment complex owners and apartment building investors create excess cash flow.  Using Apartment Financing and apartment loan refinance strategies properly can help investors rapidly grow their portfolios.
Proper structuring of an apartment loan refinance is critical to the success of using apartment financing cash out strategies.  Monetizing the equity in an apartment complex or other apartment asset can be a great way to get the needed equity to use as the down payment for additional purchases to grow a multifamily portfolio.
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refinance: Apartment Loan Refinance - Cash Out and Rate Reduction - 02/27/15 04:49 AM
Apartment Loan Refinance for Apartment and Multifamily Loans
Apartment Loan Refinance to pull cash out and to radically lower your rate can be achieved in many cases in less than thirty days.  The key to success is being prepared and engaging the right team.
The challenged for most small enterprises and larger investors is usually the same.  Most people just don't understand the types of documents needed to get started with an apartment loan refinance, not do they understand the delicate balance of information flow at each stage of the process.
Phases of Apartment Loan Refinance
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refinance: Apartment Loan Refinance - 02/24/15 01:59 AM
Apartment Loan Refinance?
Thinking of refinancing an apartment loan and wondering where to turn?  Apartment Loan Refinance in today's market with constrained capital can be hard to find for both well-healed multifamily portfolio operators and single entity apartment building owners.
Whether the loan to be refinanced is a complex loan blanketing an entire portfolio of a single loan covering one apartment complex, refinancing doesn't have to be a difficult process.  Knowing the right steps to get your apartment loan refinance noticed and moved to the top of the underwriting que can be as easy as preparing three simple documents.
Successful Apartment Loan … (0 comments)

refinance: Commercial Loan Refinance - Cash Out and Equity Conversion - 03/24/14 08:41 AM
As the economy improves and interest rates for commerical loan refinance begin to rise, it has become a prudent strategy to refinance for cash out to convert locked up equity into usable cash.  Real estate investor and real estate asset managers can use commercial loan refinance for cash out and equity conversion as a solid strategy for portfolio growth.
Utilizing a commercial loan refinance for multifamily financing, senior debt on shopping centers and for refinancing office building assets is a savvy strategy for today's economic environment.   At this precipise between growth and stagnation, commercial loan refinance to convert illiquid equity into cash … (0 comments)

refinance: Refinance Loans for Apartment Buildings & Multifamily Developments - 03/07/14 05:16 AM
Refinance Loans for Apartment Buildings & Multifamily Developments
As the markets begin to change and the opportunities to purchase distressed apartment building and multifamily developments begins to dry up, many investors are entering into phase two of their investment.  Refinancing high interests bridge loans for apartment buildings and multifamily developments.
Great rates are still available for the refinance of multifamily development and apartment building assets that have beens stabilized.  Refinancing a bridge loan or hard money loan used in the purchase and repositioning of a distressed apartment building or multifamily development into a much lowere interest rate loan with a fixed period … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Acquisition Strategies - Cash-Out Refinance - 02/12/14 04:23 AM
Multifamily acquisition strategies with cash-out refinancing is the best strategy for today's market.  Lately I've taken calls from several investors who have very small loan balances, $250K or less and they are looking for rate and term refinances to lower their rate .. the problem?  The loan balance is to small!
Many of these investors are sitting on large amounts of equity, some as much as $1 million!  Instead of having all that equity tied up in one property, they should be refinancing with cash-out and leveraging it into the acquisition of multifamily assets (apartment buildings, apartment comlpexes or multifamily developments … (0 comments)

refinance: Multifamily Financing - Refinance and Cash Out - 02/06/14 04:39 AM
Multifamily Financing for refinance and cash out loans help investors get back equity from their properties and give them the opportunity to purchase and acquire new multifamily and apartment assets.  Multifamily financing for refinance and cash out is easiest when the multifamily development or apartment complex is stabilized, but loans are still available even if a multifamily community or apartment complex is not stabilized.
Refinancing a multifamily property or apartment building or apartment complex to pull cash out of the equity in the property is becoming a very popular multifamily financing strategy.  Simply leveraging that equity to reposition a multifamily asset … (0 comments)

refinance: Cash Out Apartment Loan Refinance! - Apartment Loans - 01/23/14 10:30 AM
Obtaining a cash out apartment refinance or other type of apartment loan is getting easier in today's market.  While many struggle by trying to obtain a cash out apartment loan refinance through traditional banking channels, a new type of multifamily lender has entered the market.
Apartment loans are still the realm of traditional banks but they aren't made 'through' the doors of the bank anymore.  Most apartment loans, including cash out apartment loan refinances and apartment loan refinances for lower interest rates, are made by subsidiaries of banks that act very much like funds.
The funds are designed with the specific purpose … (0 comments)