New user?    Need help logging in?

Forums & Committees

Home > Committees/Forums > Forums

High Yield Distressed Realty Assets Forum 

This newly-created Forum is dedicated to industry participants seeking high yield through lending or debt investment in commercial real estate. Participants include investors of B-notes, bridge, mezzanine and non-performing loans, servicers, workout specialists, loan advisers and specialty lenders from a domestic and a global perspective.

The Chair of each Sub-Forum of the of the High Yield Distressed Realty Assets Forum serves on the Board of Governors, and the Chair and Chair-Elect both serve on CREFC's Policy Committee.

  • High Yield Investments Sub-Forum
    Chair: Greta Guggenheim, Ladder Capital Finance LLC
    Chair-Elect: Nik Chillar, Union Bank
    Past-Chair: William O'Connor, Thompson & Knight LLP
  • Distressed Realty Assets Sub-Forum
    Chair: Kevin Donahue, C-III
    Chair-Elect: John D’Amico, Trimont
    Past-Chair: William O'Connor, Thompson & Knight LLP

Overview of Forum Procedures and Process  (members only)

View the High Yield Investments Sub-Forum Roster (members only)

View the Distressed Realty Assets Sub-Forum Roster (members only)

Sign up for the High Yield Distressed Realty Assets Forum (Members only)

Industry Information of Note

"At the Crossroads: Ernst & Young 2012 Real Estate Nonperforming Loan Investor Survey" (March 2012)