Real Estate Investors Skip Paying Loans While Raising Billions
Some of the largest real estate investors are walking away from debt on bad property deals, even as they raise billions of dollars for new opportunities borne of the pandemic.
The willingness of Brookfield Property Partners LP, Starwood Capital Group, Colony Capital Inc. and Blackstone Group Inc. to skip payments on commercial mortgage-backed securities backed by hotels and malls illustrates how the economic fallout from the coronavirus has devalued some real estate while also creating new targets for these cash-loaded investors.
Original Article Source Credits: Yahoo Finance , https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/
Article Written By: John Gittelsohn
Original Article Posted on: August 24, 2020
Link to Original Article: https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/real-estate-investors-skip-paying-110000020.html