Real Estate Debt: The Time is Now

February 2023

By Michael Boxer

Optimism may seem counterintuitive amidst a backdrop of prevailing market volatility, tightening monetary policy, and a looming recession. Yet, in our 25 years of real estate lending, we have never been more enthusiastic about the private debt opportunities available to our investors today.

In this paper, Real Estate Debt: The Time is Now, we examine how current macro dynamics, coupled with increased demand for real estate financing, is translating into an ability for experienced mezzanine debt providers to lend against quality assets within an attractive risk return category not seen for decades.