Chatham Financial Offers Enhanced Defeasance Solutions

Chatham Financial Offers Enhanced Defeasance Solutions
With an unprecedented number of CMBS loans maturing in less than two years, new online defeasance calculator provides commercial real estate owners a high level of functionality in initial evaluation of defeasance options
July 7, 2015 (Kennett Square, PA, USA) – Chatham Financial, an independent full-service advisory and technology


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Best Practices for Executing a Defeasance

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Best Practices for Executing a Defeasance
A successful defeasance requires the timely execution of a number of critical steps. Having an expert on your side is essential to ensure the defeasance is executed properly and fairly. Chatham’s defeasance consultants will help you navigate the process and will ensure you receive the best terms, market standards,


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Defeasance FAQs

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When deciding to prepay your fixed rate CMBS debt, whether through yield maintenance or defeasance, most borrowers have questions. Here are a few of the more common ones, but if you have others, or just want to talk to a defeasance expert, don’t hesitate to contact us.


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Bulletin: Defeasance Best Practices

Best Practices for Executing a Defeasance

A successful defeasance requires the timely execution of a number of critical steps. Having an expert on your side is essential to ensure the defeasance is executed properly and fairly. Chatham’s defeasance consultants will help you navigate the process and will ensure you receive the best terms, market


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Defeasance Frequently Asked Questions

Defeasance Frequently Asked Questions

When deciding to prepay your fixed rate CMBS debt, whether through yield maintenance or defeasance, most borrowers have questions. Here are a few of the more common ones, but if you have others, or just want to talk to a defeasance expert, don’t hesitate to contact us. 610.925.3120
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Bulletin: Understanding Yield Maintenance

Understanding Yield Maintenance

Both yield maintenance and defeasance allow borrowers to unencumber the underlying real estate asset. However, from a legal and economic perspective, the two processes are fundamentally different. Yield maintenance is the actual prepayment of the loan. Defeasance on the other hand entails a substitution of collateral and assumption of the loan


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Bulletin: What a Borrower Should Know Before Defeasing

What a Borrower Should Know Before Defeasing

Defeasance is the process through which a borrower is released from the obligations of its debt. The borrower purchases a portfolio of government bonds to serve as replacement collateral for the debt and to generate the cash flows required to meet the future obligations of the debt.


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Unclaimed Baggage

The air travel transportation network is amazing. In the US alone, some 2 million passengers board more than 30,000 flights every day. Any given flight can seat us with hundreds of travelers coming from different locations and heading to various destinations. When we do finally arrive, we stand at the baggage carousel expecting our


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That Shrinking Feeling

Ever notice how many more things come in clear packages at the grocery store? Gone are the days when juices, granola, and frozen pizzas languished in those opaque cardboard containers; now we can see right through most packages to the delicious goodness inside.
Why reveal so much all of a sudden? As Sarah Nassauer


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Defeasance Prepayment

Expertise in Defeasance and Prepayment
Defeasance and Yield Maintenance are two alternatives that real estate borrowers may consider for paying off existing debt. Yield Maintenance is an actual prepayment of a loan. It is most common in agency loans and those originated by balance sheet lenders. Defeasance is the substitution of collateral and assignment of


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