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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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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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Reasons To Watch International And Family-Office Investors

NEWPORT BEACH, CA—There is a tremendous amount of capital from both international and family-office investors wanting to participate in the US real estate market, and they can participate by aligning themselves with best-in-class sponsors and in other ways, Landmark Capital Advisors’ president and managing director David Kidder tells GlobeSt.com. The firm believes so strongly that […]

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Too Much Money Chasing Too Few Deals? Or Not?

Is the saying “There is too much money chasing too few deals” an Urban Legend? It’s been repeated so frequently through the past few years that the concept is almost universally accepted as truth in the residential development industry. Many private equity funds, hedge funds, etc have raised money to invest into housing development. However, […]

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Landmark Expands International, Family Office Investment Team

Newport Beach, CA-based Landmark Capital appointed Jack Hsu as Director of Capital Relationships. He brings nearly 20 years of international finance and investment experience to a role focused on helping domestic and international capital find real estate investment opportunities. Landmark Capital’s David Kidder says, “International and family office investors are becoming one of the most […]

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