Entries by Jeremiah Peapealalo

31 Arizona companies make Inc. 5000 Regionals Southwest list

More than 30 Arizona companies were named to the third annual Inc. 5000 Regionals Southwest list, a ranking of the fastest-growing private companies based in Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise from Inc. magazine, the Inc. 5000 Regionals list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the Southwest economy’s independent small businesses. “This year’s […]

Tower Capital Arranges $27.8M Construction Loan for Metro Dallas Build-to-Rent Community

MCKINNEY, TEXAS — Tower Capital, a Phoenix-based finance and advisory firm, has arranged a $27.8 million construction loan for a 128-unit build-to-rent community in the northern Dallas suburb of McKinney. The development will span 13.2 acres and offer one-, two- and three-bedroom residences. The amenity package will consist of a pool, spa, fitness center, dog […]

IREM CCIM Annual Economic Forecast 2022: Part 2 National Outlook

The outlook for Arizona, especially the Greater Phoenix MSA, is extremely optimistic rolling into 2022. Continued population growth and positive demographic trends will keep demand high for housing and other assets classes. The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) and other industry organizations have been successful in luring companies to Arizona making the state a major […]

Lenders loosen terms for industrial

Every lender in the country is fighting for any industrial deal that comes to the market, including warehouse, distribution, flex and cold storage properties. Borrowers are seeing extremely aggressive terms such as higher leverage, longer interest-only periods and sub-3% rates. The low cost of tenant improvements and common area maintenance combined with the “stickiness” of […]


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Tower Capital Arranges $21 Million Acquisition and Renovation Loans for Pair of Phoenix Hotels Set for Multifamily Conversions

The first transaction is a $12-million acquisition and rehab loan for a four story, 158-key, interior corridor Best Western hotel in Tempe that will be repurposed into a 113-unit, Class B multifamily community. The second transaction is a $9.3-million acquisition and rehab loan for a four-story, 188-key, mid-scale, select-service Quality Inn Phoenix Airport hotel that will be repurposed into a 97-unit, Class B multifamily community.