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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: Nik Chillar, Opus Bank
    Chair-Elect: Donald Sheets, Square Mile Capital Management, LLC
    Past-Chair: Greta Guggenheim, Ladder Capital Finance LLC

  • Distressed Realty Assets Sub-Forum
    Chair: John D’Amico, Trimont Real Estate Advisors
    Chair-Elect: Jonathan Schultz, Onyx Equities, LLC
    Past-Chair: Kevin Donahue, C-III


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)