News Roundup: A House (and Senate) Divided Will Probably Be Fine, Warehouse Markets With the Most Momentum & More

The Latest Commercial Real Estate News From Liberty SBF


The Government’s Divided, and That’s OK

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Last Tuesday’s election has provided millions of hours of commentary from cable news anchors and their guests, but what did it mean for CRE? An article on Globe St. takes a look, and pulls out four key takeaways that can mostly be summed up as “we’ll probably be all right.”

Liberty Provides More Than $31 Million in Financing in the Northeast

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Liberty SBF has provided over $31 million in SBA 504 financing for projects in the Northeast, including major projects in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. A major driver of all those loans has been in the industrial sector. Read our article on what makes for a hot industrial market.

SBA 504 Program Funds Over $4.75 Billion in FY2018

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The SBA announced its figures for FY2018 lending, revealing that the SBA 504 program provided nearly $5 billion in capital – in the form of 5,874 individual loans. The agency’s newly launched 25-year debenture is evidently popular, fueling more than 1,000 individual loans in under six months. What’s so great about this new loan? We’re glad you asked. Read what a 25-year term SBA 504 loan means for small businesses.

Sacramento CA, Dayton OH & Jacksonville FL Top List of Warehouse Markets With the Most Momentum

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A recent report analyzed warehouse markets in the United States, in terms of three key growth factors, to identify the top growth markets in the sector. National Real Estate Investor turned that data into a slideshow, with 28 of the country’s fastest-growing warehouse markets.

Liberty Provides $30+ Million for Warehouse Projects

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Liberty offers SBA 504 financing for small business warehouse acquisitions in all 50 states. Over the past three years, we’ve provided more than $30 million in financing for warehouse projects in New Jersey, California, Georgia and Pennsylvania alone!

Investors See Opportunity in Medical Space

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In a recent piece, REIT analyst Richard Anderson breaks down what he sees as a common thread between strategies recently announced by three of the industry’s biggest players: a focus on medical office space. It’s no wonder when recent studies have shown that demand for this specialty real estate class is expected to quickly outstrip supply. Want to learn more about the enormous opportunity in the owner-occupied medical asset class? Read our latest article on the topic here.

How Can We Help You?

Liberty SBF is the #1 ranked non-bank SBA 504 lender by volume in the country. We offer personal service for SBA 504, bridge and conventional loans. We’d love to help you.

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