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May 16, 2017

The Next Wave in Mutifamily: Middle-Market Assets

MULTI-HOUSING NEWS – Jay Rollins, President and CEP of JCR Capital, shares his thoughts on middle-market multifamily properties in a Q&A session. The full article by Alexandra Pacurar can be read here.

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May 4, 2017

JCR Sees Rising Interest in Alternative Capital Products

REAL ESTATE FINANCE AND INVESTMENT – Sondra Campanelli, May 4, 2017 JCR Capital, an alternative investment manager focused on middle-market commercial real estate investments, is expecting to see increased sponsor and investor interest in alternative capital products.  The firm has deployed more than $343m of investor

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April 18, 2017

This Could Be the Year of Falling Rents

CBS – Jay Rollins, President and CEO of JCR Capital, is featured in an article discussing luxury apartment rents. The full article by Ed Leefeldt can be read here.

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March 22, 2017

JCR’s Rollins on US Commercial Real Estate

BLOOMBERG RADIO – Jay Rollins, President and CEO of JCR Capital, is interviewed by Bloomberg’s Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz. The full broadcast can be heard here.

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January 21, 2017

JCR Capital Announces More than $242 Million in Investments During 2016

DENVER, CO – JCR Capital, an alternative investment manager focused on middle-market commercial real estate investments, today announced its closing of more than $242 million investments during 2016, including nearly $95 million during the fourth quarter alone.  The closing represent JCR’s growth through its strategic

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January 13, 2017

Trump Will Use Four Real Estate Business Tricks to Rebuild the US

CNBC – Jay Rollins, President and CEO of JCR Capital, draws a comparison between real estate investment strategy and Trump’s plan to rebuild the US. The full article can be read here.

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November 22, 2016

How Attractive is the Stretch Senior Loan?

NATIONAL REAL ESTATE INVESTOR – We are in a competitive financing environment, with debt and mezzanine lenders competing for borrowers.  As alternative step up their activity this year, the stretch senior loan is a hybrid product that borrowers can turn to. The full article by

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November 8, 2016

JCR’s Rollins: We Are At Top of Commercial Real Estate Bubble

BLOOMBERG – Managing Principal Jay Rollins conducts radio interview with Pimm Fox and Lisa Abramowicz on alternative credit, market outlook, and what a Clinton or Trump presidency would mean for investors.   The full interview can be heard here.

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October 20, 2016

What’s in Store for Real Estate Investors if Donald Trump Wins

THE STREET – Jay Rollins, President and CEO of JCR Capital, is featured in a broadcast discussing what impact a Trump presidency would have on the real estate market. The full broadcast can be viewed here.

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September 19, 2016

JCR Capital Hires Two Real Estate Veterans to Expand Investment and Asset Management Capabilities

Denver, CO – JCR Capital, an alternative investment manager focused on middle market commercial real estate investments, today announced the hires of Samuel Isaacson as Managing Director and Todd Tilzer as Director.  These strategic hires will help JCR Capital build upon its rapid growth over

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August 17, 2016

Q&A: ‘When People Run Away, We Run In’

HOUSTON CHRONICLE – Managing Principal Jay Rollins talks about the climate for investing in Houston with Katherine Feser.   The full article can be read here.

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August 3, 2016

What Real Estate Investors Are Bracing For Through Year-End

NATIONAL REAL ESTATE INVESTOR – Global capital markets volatility, a continued low interest rate environment and increased financial regulation are just some of the pressures real estate investors are facing at this point in the cycle, prompting strategy tweaks with a renewed focus on capital

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July 27, 2016

Economists Say 2016 Presidential Race Will Impact US Markets, CRE

BISNOW – As the general election nears, economists tell Bisnow the presidential race will impact US markets and commercial real estate, especially once a new president is elected. The full article by Champaign Williams, featuring Jay Rollins, President and CEO of JCR Capital, can be

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July 8, 2016

Slump Creates Opportunities For Middle Market

GLOBESTREET – Although many investors overreact to oil prices, depressed prices have a meaningful impact on energy sector businesses, which trickles down to middle market properties, says Jay Rollins. The full article by Lisa Brown can be read here.

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February 2, 2016

Denver Real Estate Private Equity Firm Raises $329 Million

THE DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL – JCR Capital and the closing of its third fund with over $329 million of equity commitments is featured. The full article can be read here.

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February 1, 2016

JCR Capital Fund Surpasses $250 Million Target

GLOBESTREET – Locally based JCR Capital Commercial Real Estate Finance Fund III, L.P., had its final closing, raising $329.5 million of investment commitments. The full article by Natalie Dulce can be read here.

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January 16, 2016

JCR Capital Fund III Exceeds Target, Final Closing at $329.5 Million

DENVER, CO – JCR Capital (JCR), a Denver-based real estate finance company, announced that its third fund, JCR Capital Commercial Real Estate Finance Fund III, L.P. (Fund III), had its final closing, raising $329.5 million of investment commitments, surpassing its $250 million target. Fund III

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November 15, 2015

JCR Capital Closes Four Bridge Loans Totaling $30.15 Million

DENVER – JCR Capital (JCR), a Denver-based real estate finance company specializing in middle market properties, announced it recently closed on four bridge loan transactions, totaling $30.15 million.  The transactions include: $12 million for the recapitalization of two mixed-use buildings in Santa Monica, California. The

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October 30, 2015

JCR Capital Fund III Makes $2.7 Million Preferred Equity Investment in Tampa Apartment Complex

TAMPA, Fla. – JCR Capital (JCR), a Denver-based real estate finance company, announced that its JCR Capital Commercial Real Estate Finance Fund III, LP (Fund III) has made a $2.7 million preferred equity investment to facilitate the acquisition and repositioning of Hidden River Grande, a

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September 30, 2015

JCR Capital Closes $4.05 Million Bridge Loan for Acquisition of Senior Living Facility in Chula Vista, Calif.

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – JCR Capital (JCR), a Denver-based real estate finance company specializing in middle market properties, announced it has closed on a $4.05 million, 24 month bridge loan for the acquisition of Pacific Pointe, a 102-unit independent senior living facility in Chula Vista

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September 15, 2015

JCR Capital Fund III Makes $5.91 Million Joint Venture Equity Investment in 8.75-Acre San Diego Property to Develop Residential Lots

SAN DIEGO – JCR Capital (JCR), a Denver-based real estate finance company, announced that its JCR Capital Commercial Real Estate Finance Fund III, L.P. (Fund III) has made a $5.91 million joint equity investment for the acquisition of an 8.75-acre site in the San Carlos

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August 30, 2015

The Graying of America’s Real Estate

As appeared in the August 2015 issue of Colorado Real Estate Journal by Jay Rollins, JCR Capital President and CEO There is an historic phenomenon occurring which is changing the face of commercial real estate, and few are doing anything about it.  Right before our

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September 15, 2014

Update: JCR Capital Obtains $105 Million for Middle-Market Fund

JCR Capital’s JCR Capital Commercial Real Estate Finance Fund III L.P. is targeting a total capitalization of $250 million for middle-market sponsors typically overlooked by institutional capital. JCR Capital, of Denver, on Tuesday announced the first close of its third fund, the JCR Capital Commercial

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July 1, 2013

The Bernanke Bubble

By Jay Rollins As appeared in the July 2013 issue of Institutional Investor On an overall, macro basis, the current economic environment is not sustainable and there is a disconnect between the “Fed-driven economy” and the real economy.  The Federal Reserve’s easy economic policy of

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