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Landmark Obtains Financing For Second RC Hobbs Community

Landmark Capital Advisors, Newport Beach, on Tuesday announced a successful $9.5 million AD&C loan and JV Equity transaction in Riverside, Ca. on behalf of home builder RC Hobbs Company, the second such deal between the parities in recent weeks. Landmark raised both the debt and the JV Equity to buy, develop, and construct 36 townhome […]

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Kidder Named President of Land Advisors Calif. Division

Land Advisors Organization, Irvine, Calif., has appointed David Kidder as president of its California Division. In his role, Kidder will oversee all aspects of the business, including strategic leadership of the firm’s operations and continued growth of its affiliated companies. Kidder currently serves as president of Landmark Capital, an LAO-CA affiliated company disciplined in finance and private […]

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A Case of Itemizing Impact Fees In New-Home Prices

Perhaps if home buyers saw what they were paying to government, they might seek to oust the politicos responsible. By Adam Deermount The first step in solving a problem is admitting there is a problem to begin with. If you are in the residential real estate development industry in California, you are likely well aware […]

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HOW HOUSING COSTS AFFECT INTEREST RATES

Pretty much any adult with a rudimentary degree of financial knowledge is aware of the impact that interest rates have on housing. Lower rates make monthly payments cheaper and higher rates make monthly payments more expensive on a relative basis. Since nearly all homes are financed, rates impact buyer demand and prices rise and fall […]

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RC HOBBS GETS FINANCING FOR 33-HOME COMMUNITY

Landmark Capital Advisors, a real estate capital advisory firm specializing in structured finance and private equity, announced a successful $9 million AD&C loan and JV Equity transaction in Rialto, CA. on behalf of the RC Hobbs Company, a long time successful private home builder in Southern California. “Working with the Landmark team of professionals was […]

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Rates and Residential Real Estate

Over the past few years it’s become an annual rite of passage for various talking heads/economists/pundits/etc to make bold predictions that interest rates will rise in the coming year. In years past, this has been strictly a prediction – getting in front of the move before it happens, so to speak. This year, I’m more […]

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Specialized Properties Can Present Lending Challenges

SEBASTOPOL, CA—Loans in secondary markets can be challenging under the best of circumstances, but one that is not only located in a smaller city and for a specialized property can be doubly complex. Despite these obstacles, a property consisting of two full-scale production wineries, two breweries, a distillery, and complementary retail and industrial uses recently […]

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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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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 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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