Cost Segregation: A Powerful Tax Planning Tool

Real estate depreciation provides valuable tax advantages for property developers and owners. Applying the available depreciation rules on real estate assets allows commercial and residential rental property owners to deduct substantial amounts of the purchase price and/or improvement costs of a property, thereby dramatically reducing their taxable income. Straight-line depreciation schedules — 39 years for […]

Medical Office Sells for $25 Million in Glendale

The recent $24.8 million purchase of a multi-tenant Glendale medical office building on the campus of Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center marks a growing trend in the region’s commercial real estate market – the value of medical office properties. For the full story, go to San Fernando Valley Business Journal. © 2021 San Fernando Valley Business Journal. […]

Top CRE Lenders 2020

According to a set of commercial/multifamily real estate finance league tables prepared by the Mortgage Bankers Association, the following firms were the top commercial/multifamily mortgage originators in 2020: JLL CBRE KeyBank Meridian Capital Group Walker & Dunlop JP Morgan Chase & Company Wells Fargo Eastdil Secured Berkadia Newmark MBA’s Commercial Real Estate/Multifamily Finance Firms – […]

1,000 + Lenders & Growiing

In 2021 ICS reached the 1,000 Lender mark. We have grown our commercial and investment property Lender network to 1,000 vetted Banks, Agency Lenders, CMBS, Private, Wholesale, SBA, Credit Unions, REITs, and numerous Life Companies. The commercial lending industry is a difficult space to navigate when looking for the most competitive rates and terms on […]

New Construction Financing

ICS has partnered with a Construction Financing company offering short-term construction financing for out-of-box projects that don’t fit within the typical banker-box. Loans are interest-only, up to 80% LTV, 3-year fixed term, at a $50MM project cap. With the ability to close in less than 30 days, our new construction product gives builders the speed […]

Private Lending is Booming

We are seeing dozens of new Private Lending companies enter the commercial and investment property mortgage market. With this influx, bridge loan rates are at an all time low, hovering just 3.5% to 4% above the Prime Rate on lower leveraged properties and below 10% on LTV’s up to 75% and even 80%. Commercial and […]

Multifamily Market Rebounding

COVID took it’s toll on multifamily landlords, specifically owners of small to midsize buildings with fewer than 20 units. Major markets like Chicago, Atlanta, and Los Angeles experienced tenant rent defaults in excess of 20% of total building occupants. Despite the significant impact on investors, we are seeing the multifamily market improve rapidly, with rent […]