Topical blogs on commercial and residential real estate education, current events, and thought pieces.
Why Getting a 100% Leverage Land Loan is Tricky & How StackSource Tackled It
It’s now June of 2022 and risk is everywhere. It’s hard to watch any financial news outlet without hearing the topic of recession being d...
Jun 21, 2022 / Read More
3 Of The Most Common Exit Strategies and Why Having One is Important
Whenever you consider buying an apartment in need of major repairs, a key element is a thorough business plan that includes your exit str...
Jun 07, 2022 / Read More
Sunbelt States: Why Real Estate Investors are Targeting Sunbelt States
There were two key takeaways from the 2022 Mortgage Bankers Association’s Commercial Real Estate Finance Conference: (1) the aim to lend ...
Apr 11, 2022 / Read More
2022 CRE Lender Outlook: interest rates, hot markets and shifting product type trends
The StackSource team recently attended the 2022 Mortgage Bankers Association’s Commercial Real Estate Finance Conference in San Diego. Th...
Mar 02, 2022 / Read More
No Dutch Interest!
I recently forwarded an email to some industry colleagues with a subject line reading “No Dutch Interest!”. It was a catchy title, but I ...
Sep 27, 2021 / Read More
What is Loan Amortization, Really?
Let’s assume you want to buy a property that costs $1,000,000. How are you going to pay for it?
Aug 24, 2021 / Read More
The Future of Urban Planning: Form-Based Zoning Codes
In my previous blog “Today’s Commercial Real Estate is the NBA of the 1990's”, I gave a brief introduction to Form-Based Zoning Codes and...
Jun 01, 2021 / Read More
What is C-PACE? Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy
Sustainability and energy efficiency has been a growing topic as of late — especially with the new Biden Administrations infrastructure p...
May 11, 2021 / Read More
7 Key Differences Between Residential & Commercial Real Estate Financing
My previous piece, “How to Finance Your First Commercial Real Estate Deal”, discussed what you should expect to know when you’re looking ...
Apr 29, 2021 / Read More
Downtown Los Angeles Apartments Rents — how far have they fallen?
Suburbanization has been a trending topic — the exodus of population from the urban core out to suburban areas.
Apr 06, 2021 / Read More
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