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Hunt Mortgage Group Refinances a Student Housing Property Located in Arlington, Texas

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 19, 2015) - Hunt Mortgage Group, a commercial real estate lender, announced today that it has provided a conventional Freddie Mac loan in the amount of $8.6 million to refinance a student housing property located in Arlington, Texas.

The finance facility is a seven-year floating rate loan that will be used to refinance Midtown Arlington Apartments, a class A mid-rise dedicated student housing property. The property is comprised of 66-units and 218 beds, and is located directly across the street from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Midtown Arlington was built in 2011 and consists of four, four-story buildings situated on 3.44 acres of land. The borrower, DFW Midtown Arlington Associates, LLC, acquired the property in July 2013.

"The borrower is a seasoned commercial real estate executive having owned and managed residential and commercial real estate assets worth in excess of $1.5 billion, including construction and renovation of more than 150 real estate projects," commented Yogesh Joshi, Director at Hunt Mortgage Group. "He has also been a multifamily owner/operator since 1984, and is a repeat Hunt and Freddie Mac borrower. Hunt has closed four Freddie Mac CME loans totaling $52 million with the borrower over the past two years."

"Midtown Arlington benefits from a great location, as it is situated next to the University of Texas at Arlington with easy access to the University and to all of Dallas/Ft. Worth's major employment centers," added Joshi. "The property also offers a competitive amenity package that caters to students and is 100% leased and occupied. We were pleased to deliver on this loan."

Property amenities include a swimming pool, 24-hour fitness center, a club house, business center, TV lounge, tanning salon, picnic/grilling area, billiards/game room, elevator access, and covered parking.

The unit mix includes 12 two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments, 22 three-bedroom, three-bathroom units, and 32 four-bedroom, four-bathroom apartments, totaling 95,256 square feet of net rentable area. Units feature many amenities including spacious closets, appliances, balconies, additional storage, and washer/dryers.

About Hunt Mortgage Group

Hunt Mortgage Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hunt Companies, Inc., is a specialty finance company focused on financing commercial real estate nationwide. The Company specializes in financing multifamily properties, but also finances: affordable housing, manufactured housing, healthcare/senior living, office, retail, industrial, and self-storage facilities throughout the United States. It offers Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD/FHA and its own proprietary loan products. The Company maintains a servicing portfolio of over $11 billion. Headquartered in New York City, Hunt Mortgage Group is comprised of 136 employees located in 15 locations throughout the United States. To learn more about Hunt Mortgage Group, visit www.huntmortgagegroup.com.