We advise on, structure, and execute a wide range of capital transactions for clients
including investment property and loan sales, equity and debt placements, sale-leasebacks,
build to suit and construction financing, structured financing and recapitalization, real
estate investment trusts, limited partnerships, unit trusts and joint ventures.
Our custom-tailored solutions are designed to help clients achieve utmost value, mitigate
tax burdens, optimize cash flow and accounting treatment, and secure the optimal capital
structures that meet client needs.
Our Investment Sales division is the preeminent provider of real estate capital solutions for
owners, investors, and users of property. With unsurpassed reach in the global capital markets,
intimate knowledge of real estate fundamentals, and complete access to Cushman &
Wakefield's brokerage capabilities and services, our Investment Sales division provides optimal
client solutions by crafting innovative ways to bring together real estate and the capital
In the U.S, the Investment Sales division includes specialists in the Multifamily, Retail,
Industrial, and Hotel & Hospitality sectors. These specialists are uniquely positioned to
bring invaluable, real-time market knowledge and insight to clients. The division assists
clients nationally with both large portfolio disposition and single-asset sales, through a
highly coordinated marketing process, standardization, and broad-based market coverage from
experienced, responsive, and innovative professionals.
- Apartment Brokerage Services-- Our national network of apartment sales brokers are
uniquely positioned and qualified to bring all of the timely market knowledge from the firm's
annual $27 billion capital market experience to our apartment owner and investor clients. On a
national basis, we assist our apartment owner and investor clients with both large portfolio
dispositions and single asset sales, through a highly coordinated marketing process,
standardization, and broad-based market coverage from experienced, responsive, and innovative
apartment focused professionals. For more information click here.
- Hotel Transaction Group (within Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman)
-- offers clients the full benefit of Cushman & Wakefield's vast resources through a highly
centralized service line dedicated to hospitality transactions, finance and investment
advisory. Our professionals have represented the leading public and private hotel companies and
institutional owners focusing on hospitality transactions and advisory services. Our expertise
with hotel real estate encompasses the full breadth of hospitality products, including: all
major brands of franchise-affiliated full-and limited-services hotels, independent boutiques,
conference centers, casino hotels, spas, golf and destination resorts, extended-stay hotels,
timeshare properties, and mixed use developments with hotel component.
Investment Banking/Corporate Finance
The Investment Banking Group is dedicated to providing both corporate property-level and
entity-level financing products and advisory services. These products and services include
loans (conventional, bridge, construction, and permanent), financings (structured equity,
off-balance-sheet and large leases), and strategic investment and financing advisory
services. Clients include corporations (both public and private) that own and/or occupy
real estate, and nonprofit organizations.
These solutions are provided through two specialized teams:
The Origination team formulates innovative techniques for controlling and financing
real estate to help clients achieve specific objectives. For corporations, we focus on
operational issues, accounting, and tax impact. We also focus on executions that maximize
leverage, minimize tax liability, and/or enhance existing equity positions.
The Placement team directs the successful execution of client transactions. The
team cultivates and maintains relationships with more than 1,500 capital sources, including
insurance companies, mortgage conduits, banks, finance companies, REITs, pension funds, and
private debt and equity investors - foreign and domestic, institutional and private.
Real Estate Investment Banking/ Debt & Equity Finance: Cushman & Wakefield
A premier global real estate investment banking firm, Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick
Goldman provides a full range of real estate financial services. These include the structuring,
arranging and/or placement of debt and equity, capital raising, note sales and exclusive
advisory services for all property types, and hotel investment sales.
We offer our clients a demonstrated track record of maximizing value and transaction terms.
Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman is a recognized expert on sourcing unique
international equity and expertise in underwriting, and executing complex, structured
transactions. Our finance capabilities are focused on delivering maximum asset value.
Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman’s Debt and Equity Capital Markets Group is one
of the leading advisors to the real estate industry. In addition, our International Lodging and
Leisure Group, with dedicated hospitality professionals based in major markets, is well
established as a world-leading advisor to the industry.
Cushman & Wakefield Sonnenblick Goldman represents a full spectrum of domestic and
international clients, from entrepreneurs to major public enterprises. Our experience
encompasses all major transaction types, including joint venture equity, permanent, bridge and
construction financing, hotel sales and note sales. We apply sophisticated financial analysis
and global market data, and draw from a network of high-level investor and lender relationships
to achieve each client’s goal.
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Cushman & Wakefield Securities
In addition to providing traditional private placement and advisory business, we also execute
transactions that involve the issuance or exchange of securities through Cushman &
Wakefield Securities, Inc., a FINRA registered broker dealer. Through this service, we provide
financial advisory services for clients in real estate merger and acquisition transactions,
serving as an adjunct to the traditional private placements of whole loan debt and equity
investments in real estate assets.