Real Estate

Hedging and capital markets resources for commercial real estate investors, REITs, and multifamily developers.

  • Global Outlook Darkens

    Global Outlook Darkens

    U.S. equities suffered their third straight week of declines last week as the flight to safe-haven assets took center stage sparked by weak global economic data...

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  • Chatham Financial Adds Brian Gould to Global Real Estate Team

    Chatham Financial Adds Brian Gould to Global Real Estate Team

    Chatham Financial announced that Brian Gould has joined the firm’s Global Real Estate team as a managing director in the D.C. metropolitan area.

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  • Semi-Annual Market Update

    Semi-Annual Market Update

    In this installment of Chatham’s semi-annual market update webinar series, we will examine current market conditions, drivers, and indicators, as well as communications from the Fed, and more.

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  • Slides: Debt Valuation Market Update - Q2 2019

    Slides: Debt Valuation Market Update - Q2 2019

    John Kjelstrom and Casey Irwin highlighted key drivers of debt valuation for Q2 2019. They also covered recent hot topics including market rates, the application of lending floors and volatility.

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  • Debt Valuation Recommended Policies and Best Practices

    Debt Valuation Recommended Policies and Best Practices

    The purpose of this document is to provide a framework for understanding best practices in marking debt to market for the purpose of financial reporting.

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  • Debt Valuation Methodologies for Real Estate Investments

    Debt Valuation Methodologies for Real Estate Investments

    This paper provides a framework for measuring the fair value of debt in a way that facilitates transparency, consistency and confidence in fair value measurements for financial reporting.

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  • Rate Cap Provider Ratings and Downgrade Triggers

    Rate Cap Provider Ratings and Downgrade Triggers

    When a lender sets out the requirements of a cap, they nearly always stipulate minimum Counterparty Ratings Requirements.

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  • The Obstacle-Strewn Path to Replacing LIBOR

    The Obstacle-Strewn Path to Replacing LIBOR

    Robert Mangrelli discusses key indications that the SOFR rate is being adopted by the market.

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  • Regulators Underscore Urgency of LIBOR Transition

    Regulators Underscore Urgency of LIBOR Transition

    Robert Mangrelli discusses risk of LIBOR no longer existing, banks limiting issuance of debt or derivatives based on LIBOR & pushing market participants to find ways to value and hedge SOFR products.

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  • Chatham’s perspective on the concerns of end users facing LIBOR transition

    Chatham’s perspective on the concerns of end users facing LIBOR transition

    Chatham’s Rob Mangrelli’s statement today at the CFTC on key challenges with the transition from LIBOR for end users.

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  • What Will Your Swap Actually Cost at Closing?

    What Will Your Swap Actually Cost at Closing?

    Swap fee, credit charge, mark up...it has many names, but do you know the price before you go to closing?

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  • WSJ: Global Regulators Push for Faster Transition Away From LIBOR

    WSJ: Global Regulators Push for Faster Transition Away From LIBOR

    Chatham's Robert Mangrelli discusses market infrastructure and liquidity for SOFR products with The Wall Street Journal.

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  • Rising U.S. hedging costs decrease Asian real estate investment

    Rising U.S. hedging costs decrease Asian real estate investment

    With two more U.S. interest rate hikes planned for 2018, and rates in Japan and South Korea expected to remain static, hedging costs will likely increase further.

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  • Defeasance Pitfalls: What Borrowers Need to Know

    Defeasance Pitfalls: What Borrowers Need to Know

    While CMBS can be accretive to returns, it can also impair them; borrowers that refinance or sell mid-term will be forced to repay loans early, triggering a potentially painful exit.

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  • REITs Should Prepare for Likely Transition from LIBOR

    REITs Should Prepare for Likely Transition from LIBOR

    Gavin Duckworth, director of hedging and capital markets at Chatham Financial, participated in a video interview at REITwise 2018, Nareit’s Law, Accounting & Finance Conference in Hollywood, Florida.

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  • Considerations for LIBOR Alternatives in Loan Documentation

    Considerations for LIBOR Alternatives in Loan Documentation

    Chatham Financial covers some of the issues that should be considered as market participants prepare for the unavailability of LIBOR and the resulting impact on loans and derivatives.

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  • Defeasance Best Practices for Borrowers, Brokers, Counsel

    Defeasance Best Practices for Borrowers, Brokers, Counsel

    Successor borrower rights are a material defeasance consideration, not just at the time of defeasance but at origination as well.

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  • Derivatives: Deal-contingent Hedgers Set Sights on Infrastructure

    Derivatives: Deal-contingent Hedgers Set Sights on Infrastructure

    Derivatives: Deal-contingent hedgers set sights on infrastructure January 3, 2018 “There is a complication,” says Conly. “It is one thing if the hedge is for a standard sale and purchase...

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  • Understanding Yield Maintenance

    Understanding Yield Maintenance

    Both yield maintenance and defeasance allow borrowers to unencumber the underlying real estate asset. from a legal and economic perspective, the two processes are fundamentally different.

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  • Expert Panel Discussion – Implementing FASB’s Changes to Hedge Accounting

    Expert Panel Discussion – Implementing FASB’s Changes to Hedge Accounting

    Watch our webcast with experts from the FASB, EY’s national office, GE, Comerica, and Chatham Financial to learn about the upcoming changes to hedge accounting.

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