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Commercial real estate

Lincoln's Commercial Real Estate Investment Department originates and manages commercial real estate investments with a focus on fixed income. All investments are made as part of Lincoln Financial Group's overall investment strategy.

A centralized team in Greensboro, North Carolina partners with a network of well-known mortgage correspondents to source new investments. This approach yields the right expertise at a lower cost and faster capital solutions to benefit corporate stakeholders.

Loan origination

Lincoln's commercial mortgage loan origination team sources new loans through a nationwide network of mortgage correspondents. This network enables us to leverage our internal resources using the correspondents’ local market knowledge and client relationships.

Lincoln's loan origination team evaluates each potential transaction on a timely basis. We consider all transactions important and strive to provide the best service possible to every customer.

Loan closing and servicing

Lincoln's commercial mortgage loan closing and servicing team specializes in closing loan transactions sourced by the origination team. The team also services the commercial mortgage loan portfolio and ensures all requirements of the transaction are satisfied at closing by partnering with internal and external legal counsel, correspondents, loan analysts, production officers and management throughout the process.

Asset management

Lincoln's asset management team is responsible for foreclosures, evaluating the commercial mortgage loan portfolio, reviewing borrower servicing requests, financial reporting, ongoing portfolio surveillance and analysis. Our commitment to both market and portfolio surveillance ensures the high quality of our commercial mortgage loan portfolio.

Alternative investments

Lincoln's alternative investment team executes yield-enhancing real estate investments as part of Lincoln's overall investment strategy. Alternative debt strategies include mezzanine loans, B-notes, portfolios and participations. Alternative equity strategies include joint ventures, limited partnerships and preferred equity. Our streamlined review process allows us to provide quick feedback and efficient transactional executions.