Recent Market Blog Posts


Slatt Capital would like to transparently provide a summary of Average Interest Rates and Loan-To-Value (LTV) ratios across the different property and lender types. This information is based on financing quotes received in the last 60 days, across all Slatt Capital offices: Last months 30 day average interest rates and LTV quotes here


The “benchmark” 10-year treasury closed today at 0.68%, slightly up from 0.66% a month ago, yet significantly lower than the 1.77% from one year ago. Based on the comments from the Fed meeting earlier this week, it appears that interest rates will remain low for the next few years. According to a 9/16/2020 article in the Wall Street Journal, written by Nick Timiraos, “The Federal Reserve pledged to support the economic recovery by setting a higher bar to raise interest…


The following are Slatt Capital‘s primary takeaways from this week’s virtual California Mortgage Bankers Association Western States Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF) conference. Take-aways from the Mortgage Bankers Association virtual portal conference on September 9th-10th: As a result of COVID-19, the immediate future of the commercial real estate market remains uncertain In the midst of the current recession, investment activity is down by 68% nationwide Retail, hospitality, student housing, and office properties have been hit the hardest As rents continue…