Loans for Apartments:
Since April of 2000 Caffrey & Company LLC has been helping real estate investor’s nationwide find the best loan product for commercial real estate investment properties. Call for great rates for commercial and multifamily properties. Caffrey & Company LLC has a special focus in providing Seattle apartment building loans. The most attractive, non-recourse loan terms start at $1,000,000 for multifamily properties. Therefore, if you are looking for low interest rates, a non-recourse loan up to 80% of value (Over $5 million leverage up to 83% to 85% is available) you are at the right place.
Multifamily Loan Underwriting:
Each loan product has unique underwriting requirements. Above all, how the loan data is presented to the lenders can have a negative or positive impact on pricing and loan proceeds. We offer this expert loan underwriting for Seattle apartment building loans. Therefore, this will help to achieve the best pricing and loan terms for your commercial real estate investment. We encourage our clients to submit key property level data for a free loan underwriting review. This initial loan underwriting normally takes less than one business day for us to respond with several apartment loan options for you to consider. Here is a short list of property level data that would aid in providing a loan quote:
Required Underwriting information needed:
- Last two years and Year-To-Date detailed Profit and Loss statements (in addition a trailing 12-month P&L is best if available) on the apartment complex.
- Current Rent Roll
- Brief narrative description of the property.
- If available a few electronic photos. Or a copy of the real estate agent’s marketing package.
- What is the purpose of the loan? Acquisition, Refinance, cash out, reposition the property (renovations).
Next we will need to know your objective, how much do you wish to borrower on the apartment complex? Is this a long term investment or short term investment? In other words outline your loan request.
We understand the financing of an apartment complex is a very important component of the investment. Therefore, we encourage our client to send us details on the property before finalizing the purchase and sale contract for an indication of the type of loan that might be available to a particular property.
Fixed Rate Loan Terms are Available for Multifamily Properties:
Loan terms are available from 3-years up to 35-years (40-years for new construction on loans over $5 million). The Apartment buildings can be Garden Style, High Rise, Age Restricted, Student Housing, Section 8 Tenants and subsidize properties. There must be at least 5-units. If you have several buildings all with five or more apartment units that you wish to place under one loan no problem, the buildings should be within 3 to 5-miles from the other properties for best loan terms.
How long will it take to close the Loan?
The closing process normally takes between 45 and 55 days to close the loan. Closing costs vary between loan products. Before you put any funds out we will provide a detailed estimate of the anticipated closing costs. At this stage you will know the loan product, the loan terms, and the anticipated closing costs to allow you to make an informed decision before moving forward.
Market data for the Greater Seattle area apartment market:
The Seattle Puget Sound area continues to attract high tech employers and jobs. 2019 saw accelerated sales ahead of the increase of the REET tax (3.5% on properties valued in excess of $3 million). Cap rates are in the low 4 percent range with additional cap rate compression near the Sound Transit’s Link light-rail expansion. Large technology companies are expanding at a rapid pace with growth concentrated in urban submarkets. This expansion is expected to persist as several firms indicating that Seattle will remain their headquarters. Seattle is one of nations best performers with respect to population and employment growth.
By the numbers Seattle Multifamily Housing:
The area added a net population growth of 88,630 with over 66,300 new jobs coming on-line. The total number of apartment units was 342,461. The market delivered 9,432 new units with absorption of 9,595 nearly matched the high number of new units. The average effective rents were $1,808 on top of a 3.7% rent year over year rent increase. The overall market occupancy was very healthy at 95.7%.
In conclusion can read about specific loan products. Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, HUD/FHA, Commercial Mortgage Back Securities (CMBS) and other loan products. Want more details and sample interest rates for apartment check out Interest Rates for Apartment Loans also on our web site: Apartment Loan Interest Rates.
On our web site you can read about specific loan products: www.caffreyloans.com/loan-products, offered by Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, HUD/FHA, Commercial Mortgage Back Securities (CMBS) and other loan products. Want more details on sample interest rates for apartment check out Interest Rates for Apartment Loans also on our web site: www.caffreyloans.com/apartment-loans.