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Meeting The Challenges Of TIC Deals

NEWPORT BEACH, CA—It’s crucial that legacy owners have a realistic understanding of the current value of their property and both the tax implications and financial-return implications of moving forward with the new capital structure, Landmark Capital Advisors director Ethan Schelin tells GlobeSt.com. Schelin is focused on originating, structuring and procuring equity and debt capital for […]

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Landmark Links November 29th – Stuck in the Past

  Lead Story…  If there’s one thing that the homebuilding and development industry has not often been accused of being, it’s innovative.  For one reason or another, builders are about as far away from the cutting edge innovative leaders of Silicon Valley as one can get while still being a viable industry.  George Casey, CEO of […]

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Wine County Artisan Campus $37.5M Refinance

Newport Beach, CA-based Landmark Capital Advisors arranged $37.5 million in refinancing for The Barlow, a 12.5-acre winery-anchored, mixed-use, artisanal maker campus in Sonoma County, CA. The downtown Sebastopol open-air marketplace experience features two full-scale production wineries, two breweries, a distillery, as well as complimentary retail and industrial uses. An existing equity partner was bought out, […]

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Landmark Links November 22nd – GOAT

  First off, I’d like to wish each and every one of you a very happy Thanksgiving.  I’ve really enjoyed writing this blog over the past year and a half or so and am very thankful to all of you for visiting it.  This is going to be my only blog post this week as […]

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Landmark Links November 18th – Hiding in Plain Sight

  Lead Story….  There are two types of correct forecasts.  The first type is the broken clock forecast.  It consists of someone predicting the same thing over and over again, and being mostly wrong and occasionally correct.  Nobel laureate Paul Samuelson’s “The stock market has forecast nine of the last five recessions” quote comes to […]

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Landmark Appoints John Meek As Vice President of Capital Relationships

Landmark Capital has added a vice president to bolster its relationships with institutional capital. The Newport Beach, Calif., advisory firm hired John Meek this month as a vice president, tasked with lining up equity and debt for clients. He’ll work with president and managing director David Kidder. Meek came from Champion Real Estate of Los Angeles, where he focused on retail acquisitions. He had previous stints […]

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Landmark Links November 15th – Restraint

  Lead Story… To say that the past few days have been a shit storm in the fixed income market would be an understatement.  As I wrote last week, we’ve spent the past 6 or-so years becoming conditioned to believe that every major financial or geopolitical disruption would result in a flight to quality trade into […]

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Landmark Capital Raises $13,400,000 of Bridge Debt

Landmark Capital is pleased to announce the successful closing of a $13.4 million bridge loan for the acquisition and lease-up of a 91,154 SF industrial building located in National City, CA. Proceeds will be used to acquire the property, to perform modest capital upgrades, to pay TIs/LCs, and to stabilize the property.  Challenge of the […]

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Landmark Links November 11th – Surprise?

  Lead Story… First off, I have to admit that I found today’s post rather difficult to write.  Although I try not to discuss politics on this blog I was a Political Science major in a former life (insert useless liberal arts major joke here) and still find our electoral process fascinating especially when the outcome […]

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3 CRE Q&A: What’s Driving International, Family Office Investors?

Recently, Newport Beach, CA-based Landmark Capital Advisors expanded its team in an effort to better serve international and family office investors. Connect Media asked the real estate capital advisory firm’s David Kidder to share what’s driving the market for these capital sources. Q: What are the key long-term trends in real estate financing that you […]

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