Entries by Alina Ounheuan

IREM and Lobby CRE Partner to Deliver New Interactive Income/Expense IQ Product

CHARLOTTE, N.C., February 9, 2021 – Lobby CRE, the portfolio management software that powers the top real estate firms (a Thirty Capital company), and the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), the international institute for property and asset managers, have established a partnership to deliver a brand new interactive income and expense benchmarking to members.  “I am pleased to announce this new partnership between IREM […]

Thirty Capital Financial Appoints Kevin Swill as Chief Executive Officer

Thirty Capital Financial, a leading commercial real estate debt management and financial services company, today announced that Kevin Swill has been named CEO, effective immediately. Thirty Capital Financial is a division of Thirty Capital, which combines modern technology with expert services to propel the CRE industry’s advancement. Thirty Capital Financial holds the financial branches of Thirty […]


Defeasance activity during COVID-19: Deals continue to close

Since COVID-19 was officially declared a pandemic in March, all businesses have been dramatically affected, which was an obvious and direct blow to the commercial real estate industry.    Plunging treasury rates, some liquidity constraints, and global market uncertainty should have brought real estate transactions and subsequent defeasance volume to a halt, but it didn’t. Deals continue […]


CHARLOTTE, NC – September 9, 2020 – Thirty Capital Financial, a leading commercial real estate finance and debt management company, announced the launch of its newest company, SOFR With Ease™ (SWE). SWE provides interest rate hedging services and can help clients navigate the transition from LIBOR to SOFR. “With global markets preparing for the shift from LIBOR, our […]


The 4 Biggest Myths in Defeasance

Defeasance consulting is a specialized service and relationship that lasts beyond the closing of the defeasance transaction. Choosing a defeasance consultant is an important step that is often overlooked or pushed off to a third-party broker or servicer whose interests may not be directly aligned with the Borrower. Not all consultants are created equal, so […]

We’re Offering Our Data Management and Analytics Software for Free | Lobby CRE

A letter from our CEO Dear Friends:  For over two decades, I have been intricately involved in Commercial Real Estate by creating companies like Commercial Defeasance / Defease with Ease, TCAM Asset Management, IMS, EntityKeeper, and TraderTool, as well as through the management of my own properties.    It is no secret that this industry thrives and grows on the power of relationships. We have been through some tough times; the dot.com […]

EntityKeeper Launches an All-In-One Feature for Managing Complex Organizational Charts

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 18, 2020) – EntityKeeper, a software program designed to organize and manage corporate entity information, released a game-changing organizational chart feature today. The redesigned org chart feature dramatically reduces the complications companies are faced with when building complex organizational charts. The feature gives users the ability to visualize ownership structures and crucial company […]


Beware of the Defeasance Gray Market

In 2016, CMBS 2.0+ loans have comprised nearly 40% of all defeasance activity.  The defeasance of these newer vintage CMBS loans highlights hidden Borrower risk, in the area of defeasance portfolio structuring and pricing.  Borrower exposure to securities portfolio markup grows exponentially with 2.0 loans due to a combination of longer maturities and alternative collateral […]

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From Data Managers to Purveyors of Information: How to Choose a Solution for Your CRE Portfolio

As originally published on the Forbes Real Estate Council September 13, 2019. To view the original article, click here. Data has permeated every facet of commercial real estate and is increasingly being used to make more informed operational and investment decisions. This information comes in various forms and formats — structured and unstructured — and from […]