SAN DIEGO (March 15, 2017) – Doug Austin, senior vice president/senior director of NorthMarq Capital’s San Diego regional office, arranged acquisition financing of $7 million for Palm Ridge, a 23,094 sq. ft. retail property located at 4354-4390 Palm Avenue in San Diego, California. The transaction was structured with a 10 year term with 2-years of interest only followed by a 30-year amortization schedule. NorthMarq arranged financing for the borrower through its relationship with Bancorp, a CMBS lender. “The lender was able to close the loan in less than 60 days to meet a 1031 exchange deadline,” noted Austin.