Items Tagged with 'Starwood Property Trust'


  • Impac partners with Starwood Property Trust to significantly boost non-QM lending

    Deal will see Starwood securitize non-QM loans originated by Impac
    Over the last few years, Impac Mortgage Holdings has grown its lending to borrowers who don’t fit into the Qualified Mortgage box, but now, the lender is positioned to significantly increase its non-QM lending thanks to a new partnership with one of the nation’s largest mortgage real estate investment trusts.
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  • Starwood Capital ups its offer for Forestar as battle with D.R. Horton intensifies

    Each company wants to buy Forestar, but who will win?
    There’s a battle brewing between two real estate titans as Starwood Capital Group and D.R. Horton are both angling to acquire Forestar Group, a residential and mixed-use real estate developer. Starwood wants to buy the company for $14.25 per share, while D.R. Horton wants to buy 75% of the company for $16.25 per share. But Thursday, Starwood upped the ante by raising its offer for Forestar.
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  • Starwood Waypoint becomes latest to offer single-family rental bond

    REIT launches first REO-to-rental securitization
    Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust, which was spun off of Starwood Property Trust in January as a real estate investment trust, is prepping its first securitzation based on income-producing single-family rental homes. The offering represents a drastic shift for the REIT, which initially had no plans to securitize its investments.
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  • Starwood Waypoint just grew its non-performing loan holdings

    REIT purchased $268.3 million in NPLs in third quarter
    "We were able to execute a complex transaction for the purchase of a unique portfolio which involved collapsing the seller’s securitization, paying off two mezzanine notes and partially paying down the seller’s debt facility," Brendan Brogan, senior vice president of acquisitions at Starwood Capital, said.
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  • Starwood Property Trust spins off new public REIT

    REIT will take over Starwood’s single-family residential businesses
    Real estate investment fund Starwood Property Trust plans to spin off its single-family residential business, forming a new REIT called Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust.
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  • Starwood Property Trust to offer 25 million shares

    Company plans to use the money to expand into commercial mortgages
    Starwood Trust Property announced its offering of 25 million shares of common stock in an underwritten public offering. Proceeds will be used to originate and purchase additional commercial mortgage loans and other targeted real estate assets.
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