HFF, Inc. (HF) - NYSE
  • Thu, Jul. 14, 4:22 PM
    • Closed is the sale of the high-street retail building housing Bijan on Rodeo Drive. Bijan is a fashion house catering to the jet set on an appointment-only basis.
    • HFF (NYSE:HF) marketed the property on behalf of a confidential seller.
    • It's been a busy 2016 in L.A. for HFF, with this sale following the sale of Runway Plaza Vista, as well as high-street retail deals on Melrose Avenue and Melrose Place.
    | Thu, Jul. 14, 4:22 PM
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  • Mon, Jun. 20, 2:57 PM
    • U.S. commercial real estate prices could fall as much as 5% in the next year thanks to tightened regulations, a wave of debt maturities, and property sales from publicly-traded REITs, says Pimco.
    • The shakeout will be a welcome one for those with capital ready to put to work, say portfolio managers John Murray and Anthony Clarke in their report titled, "U.S. Real Estate: A Storm Is Brewing."
    • Commercial real estate prices coming off of a big post-crisis boom have declined 3% in the past three months, according to Moody's and Real Capital Analytics, and real estate deals in NYC are forecast to decline up to 30% this year, according to Cushman & Wakefield.
    • Interested parties include: Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD), HFF (NYSE:HF), iStar (NYSE:STAR), Ladder Capital (NYSE:LADR), Resource Capital (NYSE:RSO)
    | Mon, Jun. 20, 2:57 PM | 11 Comments
  • Thu, Jun. 16, 4:21 PM
    • Working on behalf of the seller, HFF (NYSE:HF) brokered the sale of River East Center, a 251K square-foot, mixed-use, parking, urban entertainment and retail destination in the Streeterville area of downtown Chicago.
    • Source: Press Release
    | Thu, Jun. 16, 4:21 PM
  • Thu, May 26, 10:45 AM
    • The Phoenix office will be HFF's (NYSE:HF) 23rd U.S. location. The operation will be led by senior managing director Jeremy Womack, who will relocate from HFF's Austin office.
    • Source: Press Release
    | Thu, May 26, 10:45 AM
  • Wed, May 25, 4:32 PM
    • After a slow Q1 (the slowest since Q4 of 2012), commercial property prices grew 0.9% in Q1 for the value-weighted U.S. Composite Index, according to CoStar Group.
    • Transaction volume has become more volatile though, with composite pair volume of $33.4B through the end of April, down 92.% from a year ago.
    • Other measures are showing strength, with the average time on the market down 19.7% Y/Y, and the sale-price-to-asking-price ratio narrowing by 2.9 percentage points to 94.3% - the highest this ratio has been since August 2006. The share of properties withdrawn from the market by discouraged sellers fell 8.8 percentage points to 30.9%.
    • Interested parties: Walker & Dunlop (NYSE:WD), HFF (NYSE:HF), iStar (NYSE:STAR), Ladder Capital (NYSE:LADR)
    | Wed, May 25, 4:32 PM
  • Thu, Apr. 28, 4:36 PM
    • Q1 net income of $13.9M or $0.36 per share vs. $9.4M and $0.25 one year ago. Adjusted EBITDA of $24.7M up 38.6% Y/Y. Adjusted EBITDA margin of 21% up 210 basis points. Revenue of $117.53M up 24.7%.
    • Debt placement volume of $9.54B up 21.7% Y.Y. Investment sales volume of $8.2B up 46.5%. Total transaction volume of $18.7B up 31.5%. Average transaction size of $36M up 20.8%.
    • Total employment of 834 associates up 13.9% Y/Y. Transaction professionals of 303 up 5.9%.
    • Conference call at 6 ET
    • Previously: HFF beats by $0.09, beats on revenue (April 28)
    • HF flat after hours
    | Thu, Apr. 28, 4:36 PM
  • Thu, Apr. 28, 4:24 PM
    • HFF (NYSE:HF): Q1 EPS of $0.36 beats by $0.09.
    • Revenue of $117.5M (+24.6% Y/Y) beats by $15.13M.
    • Press Release
    | Thu, Apr. 28, 4:24 PM
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  • Mon, Mar. 14, 4:33 PM
    • The $162M in first mortgage financing is for the Hall Street Complex, a 10-building, 665K square foot creative mixed-use complex across from the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
    • HFF (NYSE:HF) worked on behalf of the borrower to arrange the loan through Starwood Property Trust. Proceeds were used for the purchase and will fund the repositioning of the property.
    • Source: Press Release
    | Mon, Mar. 14, 4:33 PM
  • Mon, Mar. 14, 3:19 PM
    • The financial sector (NYSEARCA:XLF) has performed woefully this year, and the banks (NYSEARCA:KBE) even worse. Cornerstone Macro technician Carter Worth finds twenty names trading well beneath their (falling) 150-day moving averages.
    • The group has shown signs of life lately, and Worth thinks the stocks could move back to their 150-day averages, as stocks in other market sectors have done.
    • It's strictly a trade, says Worth, who continues to rate the financials as Underweight. The 20:
    • Ameriprise (NYSE:AMP), BofA (NYSE:BAC), Banner (NASDAQ:BANR), Citigroup (NYSE:C), Citizens Financial (NYSE:CFG), East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC), First NBC (NASDAQ:FNBC), HFF (NYSE:HF), KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), Legacy Texas (NASDAQ:LTXB), Lincoln National (NYSE:LNC), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Old National (NASDAQ:ONB), PacWest (NASDAQ:PACW), PNC Financial (NYSE:PNC), Principal Financial (NYSE:PFG), Stifel Financial (NYSE:SF), SVB Financial (NASDAQ:SIVB), TCF Financial (NYSE:TCB), Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC).
    | Mon, Mar. 14, 3:19 PM | 12 Comments
  • Mon, Mar. 7, 4:25 PM
    • Working on behalf of the seller, HFF (NYSE:HF) brokered the sale of Essex Green, a 350K square foot community shopping center in West Orange. The buyer was Clarion Partners.
    • Source: Press release
    | Mon, Mar. 7, 4:25 PM
  • Tue, Mar. 1, 8:05 AM
    • The Aston Gardens portfolio totals six, private-pay, independent living seniors housing properties totaling 1,930 units. Working for the seller, HFF (NYSE:HF) sold the asset to a JV between Welltower, the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and Discover Senior Living for $569M.
    • Source: Press Release
    | Tue, Mar. 1, 8:05 AM
  • Tue, Feb. 23, 4:16 PM
    • HFF (NYSE:HF): Q4 EPS of $0.88 beats by $0.16.
    • Revenue of $169M (+18.6% Y/Y) beats by $9.62M.
    • Press Release
    | Tue, Feb. 23, 4:16 PM
  • Thu, Feb. 4, 4:29 PM
    • The company brokered the sale of Oakwood Village, a 1,224-unit apartment community in northern New Jersey. HFF (NYSE:HF) worked on behalf of the seller (AIG). The sale price was $183.37M.
    • The deal is tied in with a 12-property apartment portfolio sold by AIG (with HFF as agent) in December. Taken together, the 13-property portfolio sold for $348.8M, one of the largest Mid-Atlantic apartment sales over the past year.
    • In other news, HFF arranged JV equity for the development of a 39-story, Class A luxury apartment tower in Seattle.
    | Thu, Feb. 4, 4:29 PM
Company Description
HFF, Inc. provides commercial real estate and capital markets services to both the users and providers of capital in the U.S. commercial real estate industry. It offers debt placement, investment sales, distressed debt and real estate owned advisory services, structured finance, private equity... More
Sector: Financial
Industry: Mortgage Investment
Country: United States