Today, CMCT (NASDAQ CMCT and TASE CMCT-L), announced that it has entered into a $206 million secured credit agreement. The company's previous credit facility, which was due to expire in October 2023, will be terminated in December 2025. There are two one-year extensions.
David Thompson, Chief Executive Officer at Creative Media & Community Trust Corporation, stated that he was pleased to close the facility and extend our debt maturities. "We believe that this facility, along with our diversified sources of capital, will enable us to take advantage of opportunities as we enter the new year.
Creative Media & Community Trust Corporation is a real-estate investment trust that aims to acquire, operate and develop multifamily and creative office assets in vibrant communities across the United States. CMCT is a leader for creative office development, acquiring, and developing properties that cater to rapidly growing sectors such as media, entertainment, and technology. CIM's expertise is applied to the acquisition, construction, and operation top-tier multifamily properties in dynamic markets that have similar employment and business characteristics to CMCT's creative office investments. CMCT also has a Northern California hotel and a lending platform that originates loans through the 7(a) loan program of the Small Business Administration ('SBA’). CMCT is operated by affiliates of CIM Group, L.P., a vertically-integrated owner and operator of real assets with multi-disciplinary expertise and in-house research, acquisition, credit analysis, development, finance, leasing, and onsite property management capabilities. (URL.
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