Those real estate lenders willing to branch into niche sectors will stand the best chance of winning business, writes Savills valuation director Nick Hume.
There is a long way to go before investors feel comfortable getting behind securities backed by NPLs, despite regulators’ efforts, writes David Brooke
Given their wafer-thin lending margins, it remains a mystery to many in the real estate industry how the country’s property bankers turn a profit. Lauren Parr asks the question.
Core investors remain focused on Germany’s prime property, reports Doug Morrison.
Lauren Parr speaks to those alternative lenders managing to carve out a niche in the country’s uber-competitive lending market.
The time is right for two major private equity firms to be taking their real estate debt platforms public, writes Meghan Morris.
Blackstone’s €12.25bn sale of Logicor to CIC could be the latest example of IPOs being used to drum up business for a sale. By Jamie Henderson.
Loan terms should give sponsors the freedom to execute business plans, argued borrower panellists at the recent CREFC Europe Spring Conference. Daniel Cunningham reports.
Construction finance remains scarce across the UK and continental Europe, but alternative capital’s appetite may be growing, writes Lauren Parr.
With an acute shortage of housing across the UK’s cities, the regions can offer more attractive financing opportunities than London, says alternative lender ICG-Longbow.