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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Defeasance & Prepayment

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When deciding to prepay your fixed rate CMBS debt, you are generally faced with two options: yield maintenance or defeasance. The intent of each method is to protect the investment of the bondholder, but each carries intricacies and pitfalls that can have a dramatic effect on


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Defeasance Exit Strategies

An indepth look at the difference between Yield Maintenance and Defeasance provisions and how different market conditions impact the cost of each
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