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Gauntlet Private Investments Secures $12 Million CMBS Loan for Portfolio of Retail Properties in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Gauntlet Private Investments, a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has secured a $12 million commercial mortgage-backed securities loan for a portfolio of retail properties located in Huntsville, Ala.

The portfolio consisted of 10 properties, two of which had assumable mortgages in place. The properties varied in condition and occupancy, and varying lease maturity dates further increased the level of complexity of the deal.

 

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Gauntlet Private Investments Secures $8.5 Million for Student-Housing Portfolio in Bemidji

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Gauntlet Private Investments, a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has secured an $8.5 million loan for a student-housing portfolio in Bemidji, Minn. The property is located near Bemidji State University.

The University has a student body size of approximately 5,000, which is lower than what is required for major student housing investors in the U.S. Additionally, the city has a population of only 15,000, which is considered below tertiary standards for most major lenders.

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Gauntlet Private Investments Invests in $25,000 Capital Advance for Mid-Sized Metal Manufacturing Company

SPRUCE PINE, N.C. – Gauntlet Private Investment (GPI), a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has invested in a $25,000 capital advance for a mid-sized metal manufacturing company in Spruce Pine, N.C.

Gauntlet Private Investments was able to purchase future receivables at a discount in order to help the company generate short-term cash flow. The closing is significant as it marks the beginning of a foray into receivable and revenue advances for the investment firm.

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Gauntlet Private Investments Secures $6.5 Million Loan for ‘Glorified Campground’ in Panama City

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – Gauntlet Private Investments, a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has secured a $6.5 million loan for a “glorified campground” in Panama City, Fla. The property, which includes land and a hotel and campground, is commonly used for Christian retreats.

The client required a bridge loan to take out an existing note holder with a fast-approaching maturity date. The loan proved difficult due to the special use nature of the property.

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Gauntlet Private Investments Secures $12 Million CMBS Loan for Portfolio of Retail Properties in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Gauntlet Private Investment, a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has secured a $12 million commercial mortgage-backed securities loan for a portfolio of retail properties located in Huntsville, Ala.

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Gauntlet Private Investments Funds $2.5 Million Loan for Acquisition of Apartment Complex in Decatur

DECATUR, Ga. – Gauntlet Private Investment, a real estate-focused private equity firm, announced today that it has funded a $2.5 million loan for the acquisition of a 122-unit C-Class apartment complex in Decatur, Ga.

Despite considerable capital expenditures and repairs required, Gauntlet utilized a local bank to secure cost-effective financing within 14 days.

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Mixed-Use OrlandoGauntlet Pi closes $4.5M loan on 11 Property Portfolio in hard hit Detroit, MI

“Los Angeles, CA -June 2013 Gauntlet Private Investment has funded a $4.5 million dollar loan for the discounted note pay off of an 11 property portfolio in and around Detroit, MI. The borrowers tried to close the transaction on their own and with multiple funding sources for almost a year before selecting Gauntlet for the transaction. ”

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Mixed-Use OrlandoClosed: $2,550,000 Discounted Payoff
Orlando, Florida

“The financing was critical for a Sponsor that needed to exercise the discounted pay off of a $2,550,000 non-performing first mortgage (the “Loan”). The Loan was purchased by a private investment management firm…”

 

Stanford Office ParkGauntlet Finances $1,744,000 Loan Acquisition
Scottsdale, Arizona

“…provided financing for a commercial real estate investment company that acquired the sub-performing loans as a third party investor. The transaction closed in just 7 days….”

 

Kihei MarketplaceClosed: $2.2 Million Sale-Leaseback
Maui, Hawaii

“SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Gauntlet has announced the closing of a $2.2 million sale-leaseback transaction in Maui, Hawaii. The quick, creative solution was…”

 

Sacramento, CA TransactionFinance: Distressed Debt Acquisition
Sacramento,CA

“Gauntlet has closed on a third party loan acquisition in Sacramento, CA, financing a distressed debt investor. The sponsor acquired a non-performing loan…”

 

Deal of the Year“Deal of the Year” $5.6 Million dollar Bridge Loan
Wichita, Kansas

‘…secured a senior loan for the landmark, 19-story, Wichita Executive Center located in the heart of Wichita, Kansas. In a transaction already being called the “Deal of the Year”…’

 

CO Springs Bridge LoanBridge loan closed, secured by portfolio
Colorado Springs, CO

‘…closed on a bridge loan for a discounted note purchase secured by a portfolio of commercial real estate in Colorado Springs, CO. The portfolio included 3 retail buildings…’

 

McDowell MarketplaceMcDowell Marketplace | $1.33 Million
Phoenix, AZ

‘GCREC secured the loan through one of their high-yield debt funds that targets these type of broken cash flowing and mark to market deals throughout the country, identifying significant…’

 

Phoenix PortfolioPortfolio Re-Capitalization | $1.5 Million
Phoenix, AZ

‘Gauntlet has arranged a $1.5MM loan, which helped a Phoenix-based real estate owner and operator execute a discounted pay-off of a loan secured by a portfolio of several…’