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.
August 21, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
With the experience of over forty years and several billion dollars in closings, Griffin’s team is in a unique position to advise clients effectively. Here are the Top 10 reasons why we advise borrowing from a Commercial Real Estate Fund over other lenders:Read More...
July 24, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
In early July, Fitch Ratings published a special report identifying potential short-term and long-term effects of the Coronavirus pandemic on Structured Finance assets. The report is titled “The Next Phase: Coronavirus Accelerates Changes to the Structured Finance Landscape”. It outlines key transformations in commercial real estate based on 3 main catalysts: remote workers shifting real estate demand, reduced air and business travel, and cautious lending due to economic uncertainty.Read More...
June 30, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
Commercial Real Estate (CRE) is one of the more profitable investment options one can make. CRE properties are income-producing buildings that generate both monthly cash flow as well as building wealth. However, in the current market, borrowers are still feeling impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic. Lenders are less willing to take on the risk, even if you have steady income and a strong credit record.Read More...