Waterstone Defeasance, LLC Closes on a $5.5 Million CMBS Loan
CHARLOTTE, NC: Waterstone Defeasance recently closed a defeasance transaction for a $5.5 million CMBS loan, secured by a multifamily property in Wilmington, NC. Waterstone guided the owners through the defeasance process coinciding with the owners’ refinance of their loan.
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.
“It was a pleasure working with the Waterstone team on this closing. the entire process ran smoothly and efficiently from beginning to end. We look forward to working with Waterstone in the future.” – B. Kirk, Borrower
“The borrower chose to take advantage of low interest rates to retire their maturing Freddie Mac debt. We enjoyed working with this group as always.” – Carol Tillman, COO 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.
Please contact us today with any questions regarding defeasance or to request a free quote.
Carol Tillman, COO