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Commercial Real Estate Loans: Closings

This Practice Note outlines the closing procedures that are fundamental to all types of commercial loans closings. It highlights specifically the steps taken to close a first priority permanent loan secured by one or more parcels of real property in a single state but applies to other types of loan closings, including corporate loans that are only partially secured by real property

Mortgage, Assignment of Leases and Rents, Security Agreement, Financing Statement, and Fixture Filing (Pro-Lender Short Form)

This Standard Document is a short form, jurisdictionally-neutral form mortgage intended for use with a commercial real estate loan or a corporate credit facility governed by a loan agreement or credit agreement and secured by one or more parcels of commercial real estate owned by the borrower

Commercial Real Estate Loans: Overview

A Practice Note providing an overview of commercial real estate loans describing each stage of a loan transaction, including loan application, loan documentation, due diligence, closing, and post-closing

Promissory Note (Commercial Real Estate Loan) (Pro-Lender)

A form of promissory note evidencing a commercial real estate loan being secured by a mortgage, deed of trust, or other type of security instrument encumbering real property owned by the loan borrower.

Commercial Real Estate Loans Checklist

This Checklist outlines many of the important steps involved in successfully closing a commercial real estate loan

Real Estate Finance: State Q&A Tool

Find answers to state law questions and compare law across multiple jurisdictions regarding the topic of real estate finance

Real Estate Loan Drafting Guidance: State Q&A Tool

Find answers to state law questions and compare law across multiple jurisdictions regarding the topic of real estate loan drafting

Commercial Loan Due Diligence Toolkit

A collection of resources to assist counsel, developers, owners, investors, purchasers, and lenders by describing the due diligence procedures when entering into a commercial real estate financing transaction

Closing Commercial Real Estate Mortgage Loans Toolkit (National Lenders)

A compilation of resources for closing commercial real estate mortgage loans, including Practice Notes with guidance and practice tips, Checklists for monitoring the progress of a loan transaction, and jurisdictionally-neutral Standard Documents and Standard Clauses representative of those commonly used in many national mortgage loan programs

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