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REFI Radio: Hotels seeing slower lending market

The hotel sector is seeing interest from lenders wane as average daily room rates fall, RevPAR levels drop, and more rooms come on line, according to Jerry Swartz, founding a partner at New York-based HKS Capital Partners. Swartz, who works with hospitality players...

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HKS Arranges $45mm Hotel Loan

HKS Capital Partners, a New York based capital advisory firm, arranged a $45 million refinance loan from Bank Hapoalim B.M. for The Ben Josef Group in the purchase the fa­mous Sagamore Hotel, located in the heart of the South Beach's historic Art Deco District. The...

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HKS lines up $45m for South Beach Sagamore Hotel

HKS Capital Partners, a New York-based capital advisory firm, has arranged a $45m loan for The Ben Josef Group for the purchase of the Sagamore Hotel in South Beach, Fla. Bank Hapoalim (BHI), one of Israel’s largest banks, provided the loan. The deal comes after the...

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HKS Capital Partners named in Top Mortgage Brokers- NYC

HKS Capital Partners named in Top Mortgage Brokers- NYC   While the world of mortgage brokering does operate quietly, there is, of course, big money on the line. And last year all firms that made the ranking benefited from a record year for investment sales in...

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HKS Capital Promotes a Senior Broker – Michael Lee

  NEW YORK CITY—HKS Capital Partners has promoted senior mortgage broker Michael Lee to partner. He has originated loans at the firm since it was created in 2011. While with the company, Lee has originated over 60 transactions valued at over $450 million. Today...

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Fortress Lends on SLS Hotel at 444 Park Avenue South

David Moinian of Moin Development and Sam Nazarian of SBE landed the financing they need to complete their flagship SLS Hotel at 444 Park Avenue South, Commercial Observer has learned.Ayush Kapahi and Gabrielle Simon of HKS Capital Partners secured a $109 million loan...

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Oritani Lends on Oakley Flagship Property

Oritani Bank provided a $30 million loan against Oakley’s New York flagship store at 560 Fifth Avenue in Times Square, according to sources involved in the deal. The loan to an affiliate of the Riese Organization replaces existing debt from New York Community Bank and...

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Edgewater Hess site primed for redevelopment

  The former Hess Corp. terminal in Edgewater, prime real estate on the Hudson Gold Coast, is being prepped for redevelopment, acquired by two companies for $26 million and already cleared of its oil tanks. Source: Edgewater Hess site primed for...

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Oritani Lends on Oakley Flagship Property

Oritani Bank provided a $30 million loan against Oakley’s New York flagship store at 560 Fifth Avenue in Times Square, according to sources involved in the deal. The loan to an affiliate of the Riese Organization replaces existing debt from New York Community Bank and...

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Bank of the Ozarks Finances Midtown South Office Buy

Dalan Management paid $36 million for two Midtown South office properties, as part of a 1031 exchange, with a $25 million mortgage from Bank of the Ozarks, according to HKS Capital Partners, which brokered the loan. The four-year loan has a rate of 375 over Libor with...

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