The Griffin Insight
The Griffin Insight blog is an invaluable source for advice, news, and predictions. We believe that the sharing of knowledge benefits everyone. To that end, we have created this blog to share our insight into the Commercial and Multi-family Real Estate Investment Banking industry.
November 10, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
In the commercial real estate market, Investor Sentiment varies across property types, unlike the unanimous decrease seen during the 2008 financial crisis.
The unexpected mix of both positive and negative views on the performance of CRE properties indicates that investors do see the potential for new opportunities. This conclusion is a result of the Investment Sentiment Survey conducted by trade magazine National Real Estate Investor (NREI) in partnership with brokerage firm Marcus & Millichap.Read More...
September 17, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
Acquiring a commercial mortgage loan can be a complicated process. Even veteran developers with decades in the industry can sometimes struggle navigating the market. This is especially true when the market is unsteady, like during an election year, a pandemic or amidst national-scale social unrest, as we currently have.Read More...
September 01, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
1. Their lane will be narrow and match their most successful past financings in their chosen sector.
2. Borrower priority will be emphasized. Existing borrowers with good track records will be accommodated first.Read More...