Thursday, November 1st, 2012
Bingham McCutchen LLP
One Federal Street, Boston, MA
Lunch and Program: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cost: REFA Members - $50 Non Members - $80
REFA Industry Leaders Series Presents:
John P. Fowler
Executive Managing Director & Executive Committee Member
Capital Markets Update
Come hear one of the Nation’s leading experts give us his overview of today’s capital markets. Insights on the various sources of capital including commercial banks, life insurance companies, CMBS, Agency Lenders and other sources will be reviewed. What can we expect for next year? Will goals be expanded? What can we expect for interest rates, underwriting terms and availability of capital. Will development return and if so, under what terms. What about capital available for recap opportunities such as mezzanine loans and preferred equity. John will give a national perspective and regional view and highlight any differences between the two.
About John Fowler
John Fowler is an Executive Managing Director of the Boston office of HFF, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for HFF, Inc. and one of four members of HFF’s Executive Committee. After spending the first 36 years of his career in the Boston market, and one year in HFF’s Chicago office, he is currently dividing his time between the Boston and New York offices developing a significant presence in each market. In addition, he works on major commercial financing, equity and sales transactions. John has successfully completed close to 700 real estate transactions valued at over $18 billion over the last 20 years with the company, for all property types. He began his career in the real estate finance business in 1968. He spent four years in the Real Estate Department of John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company. In 1972 he joined a New England-based mortgage banking and development company, and in 1974, formed Fowler, Goedecke & Co., a predecessor to Fowler Goedecke Ellis & O’Connor, Inc., which was merged into HFF in 1998.
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