Category Archives: CREF

  1. Metropolitan Capital Advisor’s Todd McNeill to speak at Bisnow’s Dallas Capital Markets & 2018 Forecast

    Commercial real estate’s Bisnow is hosting the Dallas Capital Markets & 2018 Forecast December 12th. The main topic of discussion – “Why DFW is Ranked Among the Top US Areas to Buy Investment Property” will be broken into targeted panel discussions. Metropolitan Capital Advisors’ Principal &

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  2. The Amazon/Whole Foods Effect on Retail Commercial Real Estate

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    by Ralph Rader What does Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods have to do with your Retail Center? The ripple from Amazon’s $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods’ 440 food centers and 11 regional distribution centers has affected retail centers around the country. Of course, the

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  3. Retail Apocalypse? Not so fast…

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    By Brandon Wilhite As consumer buying patterns continue to shift increasingly towards e-commerce and away from traditional brick-and-mortar retail stores; retailers, property owners, and investors must continue to evolve and adapt. And while draconian and sensationalistic terms such as “Retail Apocalypse” are often mentioned, the

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  4. Working with & Executing Deals Utilizing New Market Tax Credits

    By Andrew Hanzl Working on complex transactions with unique capital structures is nothing new for the team at MCA. In fact, our ability to understand and execute tough deals is how we differentiate ourselves from other Commercial Real Estate Financiers. Today’s topic, New Market Tax

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  5. Will LIBOR Rest in Peace?

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    By Charley Babb Chances are you haven’t ever heard of the United Kingdom Financial Conduct Authority. However, their recent announcement of plans to end the use of the LIBOR index (the London Interbank Offered Rate which is the average of interest rates estimated that each

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  6. The Entrepreneurial Developer, the backbone of Dallas Development

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    By Todd McNeill At Metropolitan Capital Advisors (MCA), we refer to the Entrepreneurial Developer as our “niche” client.  We define these developers as shops that are in the market seeking capital one to ten times a year, that generally do not have in-house finance expertise

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