Bob Sonnenblick Speaking June 3rd 2020 iGlobal virtual event

The Future of Real Estate Mezzanine Financing Amidst Covid-19 – Part 2

June 23rd 2020, 2:00PM (EST) | Live Virtual Experience

June 23rd 2020 2:00 pm (EST)  Bob Sonnenblick will be a panelist  the latest in the iGlobal virtual event series The Future of Real Estate Mezzanine Financing Amidst COVID-19: Part 2..

This panel will focus on Money available today for investment into new real estate deals.
Hear speakers thoughts on: 

  • How much money their funds have already raised for Mezzanine investments over the last year or so?
  • How much money they have remaining to be spent on Mezzanine investments?
  • Should funds be re-routed any into distressed acquisitions, from Covid-19 “exploded deals”?
  • With “senior” lending severely hampered, will/can they take down the entire capital stack themselves, and then sell off the senior later (after closing)?
  • Any ability to raise new Mezz funds in today’s world?

In case you missed it Bob Sonnenblick was a panelist in the real estate sector for Part 1 of The Future of Real Estate Mezzanine Financing Amidst Covid-19 virtual event. [click for highlights]

ABOUT THE VIRTUAL EVENT

iGlobal Live is pleased to present the latest in our virtual event series ‘The Future of Real Estate Mezzanine Financing Amidst Covid-19 – Part 2’.

Join us for this 60-minute session on June 23rd to be part of the live debate, get your questions answered by leading industry experts and address the key challenges that you and your peers are facing amidst the current global pandemic as we start to edge closer to the ‘new normal’.

Key topics include:

  • How much money has each of your funds already raised for Mezzanine investments over the last year or so?
  • How much money do you have left to spend on Mezzanine investments today?
  • Are you re-routing any of these funds into distressed acquisitions, from Covid-19 “exploded deals”?
  • What are your preferred real estate product types (residential/industrial)? What product types won’t you touch (retail/hotel)?
  • What are your preferred regions for investment? Has the choice between urban and suburban been affected by Covid-19?
  • What yields should you be seeking on your Mezzanine money today (both current/short term and over-all long-term IRR)?
  • What has your deal flow/closings looked like since the start of Covid-19?How has this shaped projections for 2020 on your Mezzanine volume? Are you expecting heavy competition or not any more?
  • How high up the capital stack can your Mezzanine go? Has Covid-19 impacted this?
  • With “senior” lending severely hampered, will/can you take down the entire cap stack yourselves and then sell off the senior after closing? How big of a deal can you swallow?
  • Can you see any ability to raise new Mezzanine funds in today’s world?

PLUS, a new feature for iGlobal Live – attend a live virtual event and be personally introduced to a speaker of your choice. This is only available for attendees of our live events, and places are limited, so secure yours now to stay connected and stay informed.

Mr. Robert Sonnenblick, Chairman of Sonnenblick Development, LLC, is a graduate of the Wharton School of Finance of the University of Pennsylvania with more than 30 years of experience in various aspects of real estate development and real estate finance.

Bob Sonnenblick

Chairman
Sonnenblick Development LLC

PRESS RELEASE: New York, 10-11-2019 IMN Conf

IMN Conferences Inc has announced that Los Angeles-based real estate developer Bob Sonnenblick, Chairman of Sonnenblick Development LLC, has joined their keynote Finance Panel to speak at the upcoming Real Estate & Mezzanine Debt Conference to be held in New York City on November 7th at The Union League Club on East 37th Street.

2:20 PM Borrowers’ Perspective Discussion

 

  • Where are the opportunities for the year ahead? Which markets and what deal types are you pursuing?
  • What is the availability of capital (both debt and equity) in the current market?
  • Who is financing your deals? Banks, insurance companies, CMBS, debt funds or other specialty finance companies?
  • What projects are you looking to finance with mezzanine and other subordinated debt?
  • What market factors are keeping you up at night?

November 2019 IMN Speakers

RENTV’s Greater Los Angeles Development Summit

RENTV's Greater Los Angeles Development Summit

Please join RENTV for our 4th annual Greater Los Angeles Development Summit on Thursday June 13, 2019. At this conference, experts involved with major commercial real estate projects in the Greater LA area – developers, investors, brokers, architects, contractors and capital sources – will discuss:

  • What is being built
  • Where it is being built
  • How it is being built
  • How much it is costing to build
  • How it is being financed

Headline Speakers including:
RenTV 2019 headline speakers
Date: Thursday June 13th at 9am
Location: Doubletree Hilton Hotel-Westside, (Culver City)

Press Release: Rotenberg, Germany – April 29,2019

Europe-based hotel conference producer TopHotelProjects GmbH has announced that they have chosen L.A.-based hotel developer Robert Sonnenblick, Chairman of Sonnenblick Development LLC, to join their headline panel at the TopHotelsWorldTour hotel conference in Los Angeles on May 13th at the Indigo- Intercontinental Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

The topic of the panel discussion will be:
Downtown L.A.’s Hospitality Revolution.

For more information, please go to:
www.TopHotelWorldTour.com

Downtown LA | April 11: Next Week Hear These Top DTLA Dealmakers at RENTV’s Annual CRE Conference

Find out why the RENTV Conferences are  highly praised by attendees and speakers!!

Please join 

RENTV 

for our 4th Annual 
Downtown Los Angeles
State of the Market Conference 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 

Please join RENTV for our 4th annual Downtown Los Angeles Commercial Real Estate State of the Market Conference on Thursday, April 11, 2019. 

  • Hear from an unrivaled line-up of veteran Downtown Los Angeles commercial real estate experts covering Retail, Office, Multifamily and the East Side – Arts, Fashion and Historic Districts (see below) 
  • Network with top industry leaders doing deals throughout L.A.’s CBD
  • Gain timely insight about current happenings in the local commercial real estate market

The event will kick-off with a networking breakfast at 7:00 AM.

The event is being held at:

The L.A. Hotel Downtown
333 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA  90071

7:00 AM until 11:30 AM.

 

PROGRAM SPEAKERS (So far):

KEYNOTE

  • Nick Griffin
  • Executive Director
  • Downtown Center Business Improvement District

 

OFFICE

  • Kent Handleman
  • Senior Vice President, Brokerage
  • Lincoln Property Company
  • Ian Gilbert
  • Manager, Leasing / U.S. Office Division
  • Brookfield Properties
  • Bob Sonnenblick
  • Chairman
  • Sonnenblick Development LLC

 

RETAIL

  • Gabe Kadosh
  • Vice President/Retail Services
  • Colliers International
  • Chris Maling
  • Principal
  • Avison Young

 

MULTIFAMILY

  • Laurie Lustig-Bower
  • Executive Vice President / Multi-Housing Group
  • CBRE
  • Alex Valente
  • Senior Vice President
  • Trammell Crow Company
  • Kevin M. Roberts
  • Senior Vice President
  • MacFarlane Partners
  • Larry Perry
  • Vice President Loan Originations
  • Parkview Financial

 

EASTSIDE – ARTS, FASHION & HISTORIC DISTRICTS

  • Jeff Lasky
  • Vice President, Leasing
  • Hudson Pacific Properties
  • Michael Sabet
  • Vice President / Co-Founder
  • Strategic Legacy Investment Group, Inc.
  • Jonathan Hakakha
  • Managing Director
  • Quantum Capital Partners
  • Brandon Burns
  • Executive Director
  • Cushman & Wakefield

Real Estate Conference on April 19, 2019

Press Release: San Diego, Calif. March 5, 2019

Crittenden Conferences Inc has announced that Los Angeles-based real estate developer Bob Sonnenblick, Chairman of Sonnenblick Development LLC, has been chosen to moderate their keynote conference panel at the upcoming Crittenden National Real Estate Conference on April 19th in San Diego, California.

The panel topic is:
New Southern California Construction projects for 2019. The conference will take place at The Hard Rock Hotel in Downtown San Diego.

For more information, please see www.CrittendenNational.com