Lynn, MA Forbright Bank, a nationwide full-service bank helping accelerate the transition to a sustainable economy, utilized its newly established Housing and Urban Development (HUD) lending platform to provide a $6.4 million loan to Willow Apartments. The financing, provided under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Multifamily Acquisition and Refinancing program (223f)
Hartford, CT G.S. Wilcox & Co. has completed $10.2 million in ?nancing for a pre- stabilized self-storage facility. The ?nancing was secured by Gretchen Wilcox, president, and Albert Raymond, principal, with a 13-year term and five years interest only, followed by a 30-year amortization. The lender also provided ?exible prepayment. The ?nancing was provided by a life insurance company for The Hampshire Companies.
Waltham, MA According to Joseph De Vito, president and CEO of The Village Bank, Seton Murphy has joined the bank as branch manager of the new Waltham location. Murphy comes to the bank after a 17-year tenure at Rockland Trust, where he advanced within the retail network in town through a number of promotions. He will oversee day-to-day operations of The Village Bank’s newest branch location at 251 Moody St., which is scheduled to open late this year.
The commercial real estate (CRE) landscape looks considerably different at the end of this summer than it did a year or so ago. The commercial real estate asset run up has been over for the better part of a year. Some classes are better off than others. Some locations have done better than others. This article will focus on multi-family in Eastern Mass. Investors have become more discriminating and some are taking a break, sitting on the sidelines.