NorthMarq Capital arranged $6 Million Mortgage for Paradise Shopping Center in San Diego, California

SAN DIEGO (January 14, 2013) – Doug Austin, vice president of NorthMarq ‘s San Diego Regional office, arranged first mortgage refinancing of $6 million for Paradise Shopping Center, a 40,269 sq. ft. unanchored retail property located at 6905-6925 Paradise Valley Road in San Diego, California. Major tenants at the site are McDonald’s, Auto Zone, and Fersenius Dialysis Center. Financing was based on a 15-year term and a 25-year amortization schedule and was arranged for the borrower by NorthMarq through its relationship with a correspondent life company lender. “The interest rate was locked four months before funding,” said Austin.

NorthMarq Capital, the largest privately held commercial real estate financial intermediary in the U.S., provides debt, equity and commercial loan servicing through its 36 offices across the U.S. The company has built long-term relationships with life companies, CMBS platforms and local, regional and national banks, with a long track record of multifamily loan origination through Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and FHA/HUD. The company closes approximately $13 billion in commercial real estate loans annually and services a loan portfolio of more than $50 billion. For more information please visit