Beautiful day in the mountains today and I was moved to write another blog. I hope this finds you making progress on your 2021 plans and initiatives; as you begin to think about strategic planning for 2022, have you considered deflation? One of my ULI colleagues, Mike Escalante, the CEO [...]
From the Desk of Jack Cohen My last blog was just before the Presidential Election (I urged folks to vote.) It has been a CRAZY five months! Recently, I hosted my third roundtable of 2021; its where my really smart industry colleagues get me thinking. With that said, this is [...]
Commercial Mortgage Alert January 8, 2021 ArrowMark Partners continues to expand its bridge-lending staff and a separate team that writes small-balance loans on commercial properties, with an eye toward boosting originations in both areas this year. ArrowMark aims to hire a number of senior originators with 10 to 15 years [...]
In an effort to support physical distancing without compromising connection, Stronghill Capital is proud to present our #StrongTeam series. Over the next several weeks we’ll be sharing interviews with key members of the Stronghill team so you can get to know each of us on an individual level. We believe establishing trust and like-ability is the first step to a successful and thriving business partnership. Today we’re kicking off our series with Art Hickson our [...]
It has been longer than six months since my last blog. I confess, I have been as astounded, shocked, scared, and as surprised as any of us. With no answers, no insight, nothing to offer, I remained silent. In turn, I was impressed with all the new bloggers and podcast/webcast [...]
In 2019, Rob Brown - formerly of JCR Capital - joined ArrowMark Partners (“ArrowMark”), a $20B asset management firm headquartered in Denver, CO - to build a nationwide commercial real estate lending and structured finance platform. Brown’s vision is to build an enduring investment management business whereby we invest alongside and on [...]
Without sounding trite or naive; we certainly are living in interesting times. I had an executive coach once who told me, “Jack, all events are neutral; the only thing positive or negative about the event is the story you choose to tell yourself about this event. So, make your stories [...]
Stronghill Capital is excited to welcome Jack M. Cohen as its new President and Chief Innovation Officer. Mr. Cohen brings with him a wealth of direct and relevant real-estate industry experience to lead Stronghill into its next evolution of growth and scalability for 2020 and beyond. Mr. Cohen has helped [...]
Stronghill Capital recently had an informative article published in the Commercial Edition of the May 2019 Scotsman Guide. In the article we discuss some of the reasons behind shifting commercial real estate deals. Read the article below, see it online at the Scotsman Guide or download a printable copy here. [...]
Stronghill Capital was recently interviewed by The Deal Junkies hosts Beau Baker and Rusty Fleming during MBA’s CREF19 in San Diego this year. We discussed with Beau and Rusty his 25-year career in commercial real estate finance, the small balance CRE and Investment Residential programs recently launched by Stronghill, and [...]
A cash out refinance and a traditional refinance are similar loan types in which a property owner decides to use funds from a new loan to pay off an old loan in order to secure better rates and terms going forward. The cash out portion refers to when the investor [...]
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