CHARLOTTE, NC: Waterstone Defeasance recently closed a defeasance transaction for a $6.8 million CMBS loan, secured by multiple multifamily properties located in Austin, TX. Waterstone guided the owners through the defeasance process coinciding with the owners’ sale of their properties.
As the defeasance consultant, Waterstone managed the activities of the numerous parties involved with the transaction in order to meet the borrower’s closing schedule. Parties associated with a defeasance transaction typically include the servicer, servicer’s counsel, borrower, borrower’s counsel, securities broker, custodian, accountant, rating agencies, and the successor borrower.
“We are honored to facilitate another defeasance transaction for this borrower and their team. The defeasance industry continues to thrive with multifamily transactions, and we expect that trend to continue into 2020.” – Addison McMillan, Director with Waterstone
About Waterstone Defeasance
Waterstone Defeasance, LLC is an independent consulting firm specializing in assisting commercial real estate borrowers through the defeasance process. Since 2005, Waterstone has assisted owners and their advisors achieve the lowest possible defeasance costs. Waterstone has developed an industry-leading online defeasance calculator so clients can get a quick defeasance estimate on their website (defeasanceservices.com). Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the company also has offices in New York, Dallas, and Irvine.
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