From Solar to Seismic: The Rise of Commercial PACE Finance as a Mainstream Source of Cost Effective Capital

From Solar to Seismic: The Rise of Commercial PACE Finance as a Mainstream Source of Cost Effective Capital

When commercial Property-Assessed Clean Energy, (C-PACE) hit the market nearly a decade ago it was viewed in the same way as many alternative lenders – a borrower’s last option when seeking project capital. Now, as the real estate cycle reaches peak levels and banks are becoming more cautious, commercial real estate owners and developers are facing fewer and fewer cost-effective options to fill out their capital stack…

Financing your Seismic Retrofit? 5 questions answered at the San Francisco Earthquake Safety Fair

Financing your Seismic Retrofit? 5 questions answered at the San Francisco Earthquake Safety Fair

Summer time in San Francisco is synonymous with free public events and last Wednesday was no exception. Every year the Department of Building Inspection hosts the Earthquake Safety Fair where hundreds of local commercial and multi-family real estate owners, brokers, property managers, and developers pour into the Bill Graham Auditorium looking for solutions…