Category Archives: multi-family

KeyBank ready to boost its already strong community development lending efforts

by Dan Rafter How big of an impact does KeyBank’s Community Development Lending divison have on the the markets it serves? Just look at the numbers: Last year, KeyBank provided $2.9 billion in debt and equity financing to developments in … Continue reading

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It’s not just industrial that’s booming in Indianapolis

by Dan Rafter The best news about the Indianapolis CRE market? It’s strong not just in industrial — which has received the most press — but in most every segment today. That holds true even for the most troubled of … Continue reading

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Lincoln’s CRE market benefitting from a winning formula

by Dan Rafter There’s a winning formula common to the most successful commercial real estate markets in the Midwest today: Low unemployment rates and a major university near the CBD. This formula is working today for Nebraska’s capital city of … Continue reading

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Taking shape: Construction crews start work on Block Real Estate Services’ CityPlace development

by Dan Rafter Yesterday marked an important day in Block Real Estate Services’ development of the $350 million CityPlace mixed-use development in Overland Park, Kansas: Construction crews began moving actual dirt. This work — the beginnings of the project’s sight-grading … Continue reading

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Associated Bank’s Charlie Cafazza: The demand argument matters for developers seeking financing

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Charlie Cafazza, commercial real estate team leader at the St. Louis office of Associated Bank, about the steps that developers need to take when seeking financing for their projects. Cafazza’s … Continue reading

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DLA Piper: Real estate executives are an optimistic lot today

by Dan Rafter Commercial real estate executives are more optimistic about their industry in 2014. And they’re expecting deal activity to continue to rise as the year moves on. That’s the takeaway, at least, from the 2014 State of the … Continue reading

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Colliers International marketing the historic Bradley Building in Cleveland

  by Dan Rafter Colliers International’s Cleveland office is marketing a bit of history. Colliers is listing the Bradley Building at 1220 W. Sixth St. in Cleveland for $10.775 million. The building is an iconic one in the city, instantly … Continue reading

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