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Robert Hernandez featured in Southeast Real Estate Business 2018 Lender Insights

Robert Hernandez, senior vice president/managing director of NorthMarq Capital’s Tampa regional office, recently provided his thoughts regarding what lies ahead in the coming year for Southeast Real Estate Business’ 2018 Lender Insights section of its February 2018 issue.

When asked about NorthMarq’s lending strategy for 2018 and any new lines of business opportunities the company was pursuing, Hernandez said, “We’ve been very successful the past couple years in doing the whole capital stack: debt, preferred equity, mezzanine financing and joint venture equity. We’ve been focusing on that for ground-up construction or for substantial rehab the past couple years.” Read the rest of Robert’s insights here.

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NorthMarq Capital’s Tampa office strengthens its production team with promotion of Lauren Hanley

TAMPA (January 1, 2018) – NorthMarq Capital, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced the promotion of Lauren Hanley within the production team of its Tampa regional office.

In her role at NorthMarq, Hanley will originate debt and equity placements for various lenders including life insurance companies, CMBS platforms, agency lenders, banks and other investors represented by NorthMarq Capital as well as develop new clients and funding opportunities in the region.

Hanley has been with the company since 2006 and will continue under the mentorship of Robert Hernandez, managing director of the Tampa office. She is an active member of numerous professional organizations including Real Estate Investment Council (REIC) and Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Tampa Bay. She also volunteers her time with the Junior League of Tampa supporting various charitable causes.

“Lauren has been an integral part of the NorthMarq production team for years,” said Hernandez. “Given NorthMarq’s platform, her ability and work ethic, I’m sure she will continue to be successful in our industry.”

Hanley holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Real Estate and Finance from Florida State University, a Florida Real Estate Sales Associate license as well as the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Designation.

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CRE banking veteran Scott Davis joins NorthMarq Capital’s Tampa regional office

NorthMarq Capital, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today that Scott Davis has joined the company as senior vice president/senior director. Davis will operate out of NorthMarq’s Tampa regional office and will report to Bob Hernandez, senior vice president/managing director.

In his role at NorthMarq, which marks a return to the company, Davis will rely on his decades of CRE experience to source the optimal interim and permanent debt and equity opportunities for all product types throughout the country. He will specifically rely on his extensive knowledge in construction, re-development, Tax Credit bridge financing and land A&D financing.

Prior to joining NorthMarq, Davis broadened his expertise through several CRE positions, including money-center commercial banks, mortgage banks and bank consulting assignments. Over the course of his career, Davis has successfully completed $2 billion in CRE financing through sources including CMBS, commercial bank and non-bank entities, life companies, GSEs and private capital providers.

“We are pleased to have Scott re-join our Tampa regional office team,” said Hernandez. “His multi-faceted experience gives him a 360-degree perspective in structuring CRE transactions, which will allow him to bring creative solutions to our client relationships.”

Davis earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Real Estate and Marketing from Florida State University, where he remains active in the Alumni activities of the Real Estate school. He has served in executive leadership roles with NAIOP and with the Tampa Bay-based Real Estate Investment Council.

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NorthMarq’s Lee Weaver featured in Student Housing Business regarding new on-campus program

Lee Weaver, senior vice president/senior director of NorthMarq Capital’s Tampa-based regional office, was featured in Student Housing Business. In the article, found in the December 2016 edition, Weaver announced a new student housing initiative from NorthMarq Capital.

NorthMarq, in partnership with one of its correspondent lenders, has launched an on-campus program for universities and related developers who want to borrow to build new housing. The program will also consider off-campus properties with a university relationship. That program lends up to 100 percent of construction costs for properties that have some level of university involvement. The school needs to have a BBB+ credit rating or better. The program, says Weaver, has allowed developers to access a capital stack that otherwise would not be available. “It is a very attractive program for those doing work with universities, and it’s attractive to a university because it creates more flexibility and allows for off balance sheet accounting,” he said. NorthMarq recently closed a $78 million deal at UNLV and has several other deals in the program in underwriting/processing.

Check out the full coverage here…

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