Market Spotlight Charleston, SC

The Charleston-North Charleston market is a focus for PLUM due to the metro’s stable employment base, its expanding footprint in the technology sector, strong tourism industry, and outsized income growth in the last decade. Additionally, the South Carolina Port Authority’s $2 BN investment in port infrastructure and the locational advantage of serving as the halfway…

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Market Spotlight Boise, Idaho

The Boise market is a focus for PLUM due to its incredible sustained population and GDP growth, diversified employer base (including two nationally recognized health systems and Boise State University), the city of Boise’s AAA credit rating from Fitch, and the metro’s continued growing presence in the technology sector. Additionally, the Boise MSA is ranked 3rd in…

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Market Spotlight Colorado Springs

The Colorado Springs market is a focus for PLUM due to its steady population and GDP growth, push towards greener energy, and its robust presence in the cybersecurity sector, both academically and professionally. Additionally, the metro’s strong employment base in the aerospace and defense industry, as well as healthcare and cutting-edge medical technology makes Colorado…

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Market Spotlight Cape Coral – Ft Myers, FL

PLUM Market spotlights are designed to assist investors and borrowers with understanding why Plum as a direct lender is working to bring capital to a typically underserved market. The Cape Coral – Fort Myers market is a focus for Plum due to the strong presence of Lee Health, Cape Coral’s AA credit rating from Fitch, steady…

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Is the Student Housing Sector Recession Proof?

Is the Student Housing Sector Recession Proof?

Larger investment in the student housing sector reached a new peak in 2018 and continued its strength, with only a brief slowdown when interest rates rose at the beginning of 2019. Learn more about trends in Student Housing as we look into 2020.

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Understanding Bridge Loans

commercial real estate bridge lending

Bridge loans are short-term financing arrangements designed to bridge the gap between immediate financing needs, and long term mortgage arrangements. Learn more about how these quick to fund arrangements can help you complete a project or acquisition.

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