SOURCE: Carlton

September 19, 2014 12:13 ET

Meet NY-Based Carlton Group Equity Specialist at Cityscape Real Estate Conference in Dubai

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 19, 2014) - Senior Carlton Group ( executives are in Dubai now meeting with investors and attending the Cityscape Global Conference being held in Dubai from Sept. 21-23, 2014.

Carlton COO Kevin Swill, who was in Dubai and Abu Dhabi just three months ago, is back meeting with lenders and investors who are interested in providing capitol and partnering with best of class local operators for large development and cash flowing properties in Manhattan, the U.S. and northern Europe.

"Our aim is to partner global equity partners with "best-in-class" operating partners," said Carlton's Chief Operating Officer Kevin Swill, "and introduce them to Carlton's $6 billion current portfolio of exclusive investment opportunities that we control now in Manhattan, United States and Europe." The Carlton Group is an international real estate merchant investment bank that has completed over $100 billion in transactions with offices throughout the United States, Europe and the Middle East.

Last week Carlton executives met with investors in Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai looking to invest in US and European properties.

Earlier this year Carlton arranged and $815 million construction loan to build a 50 story Marriott Edition hotel with 76,000 sq. ft. of retail and 20,000 sq.ft. LED sign in Times Square. Late last year, Carlton arranged a $525 million structured finance for the acquisition of the Helmsley Park Lane Hotel in Manhattan.

Several current Carlton investment opportunities include:

  • A $100 million of joint venture equity with a best-in-class Manhattan developer on a fully approved, as-of-right, 70-story condominium tower. The construction financing is already in place for this tremendous asset.

  • A $200 million first mortgage secured by an existing hotel and condominium tower in South Beach, Miami.

  • A $100 million of equity into a major retail signage and hospitality in midtown Manhattan.

  • A $100 million of equity into a large multifamily, long-term triple-net leased property in a prime Italian city.

About The Carlton Group

The Carlton Group is an international real estate investment banking firm with offices throughout the United States and Europe. Founded in 1991, Carlton is one of the world's most successful intermediaries in providing equity and debt capital solutions, as well as providing sophisticated investment sale services.

The firm also specializes in providing commercial loan restructuring and recapitalization services. Carlton's expertise includes arranging passive promotable equity for individual real estate transactions and raising entity level equity capital for institutional sponsors. Carlton also executes an aggressive international advisory platform, which is currently executing well over one billion dollars of equity, debt and investment sale advisory business throughout Europe and Eurasia.

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