Inland Empire

The Inland Empire: Much More Than Industrial

Carrie Rossenfeld Features

Touted by many in the commercial real estate industry as the hottest industrial market in the country, the Inland Empire wasn’t always the burgeoning economic region it is today, says John Ewart, senior managing director of Newmark Knight Frank in Ontario, California. Ewart, a third-generation Inland Empire resident, says, “I come from a long line and deep roots in the IE.”

1499 Columbus Blvd.

Thriving Where Traditional Lenders Fear to Tread

Carrie Rossenfeld Features

As we approach the end of an extended real estate cycle, many traditional lenders are becoming more stringent in their underwriting standards for commercial real estate. This trend is making way for alternative lenders to provide bridge loans on transactions that either have too much hair on them or have some marker that prevents buyers from closing deals.