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Wednesday, 17 April 2002

Mid-Atlantic Digest (4/18/02): New York Firm to Develop Inner Harbor Master Plan

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April 18, 2002

New York firm to develop Inner Harbor master plan
The Baltimore Business Journal

BALTIMORE – A New York consulting firm has been selected to sketch a new master plan for Baltimore's Inner Harbor. The Baltimore Development Corp. hired Cooper, Robertson & Partners to examine the harbor's original master plan, drafted in 1967, and draft a new plan to maintain and further develop the city's biggest tourist attraction. The plan, slated for completion within six months, will suggest improvements for Rash Field and the promenade area on the waterfront between Harborplace and the Maryland Science Center. About 14 firms submitted proposals for the project.

Edwin A. Daniels, 76, Rouse Co. vice president, dies
The Baltimore Sun

COLUMBIA, Md. – Edwin A. Daniels, a retired Rouse Co. vice president and former executive director of its charity foundation, died Tuesday after a seven-month battle with lung cancer. He was 76. A hard-working philanthropist, he was best known for his involvement with Baltimore arts organizations. He also volunteered on behalf of hospices, hospitals, schools and anti-poverty programs from East Baltimore to Guatemala. Mr. Daniels was a Rouse vice president from 1965 until he retired in 1988. From 1986 to 1993, he was executive director of the Rouse Co. Foundation.

Saul Centers buys Loudoun Co. retail development site

BETHESDA, Md. – Saul Centers Inc. (NYSE:BFS), an equity REIT, has purchased 24 acres of undeveloped land in the Broadlands section of the Dulles Technology Corridor. Broadlands is a 1,500 acre planned community consisting of 3,500 residences, about half of which are constructed and occupied. The land is zoned to accommodate about 225,000 square feet of neighborhood and community retail development.

Plan to put 17th-century London into Washington County weighed
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Pa. – British businessman Anthony Pardoe is telling local and state officials that he needs 500 to 1,000 acres in Washington County for a development that would seek to re-create London as it looked at the end of the Shakespearean age. Whether Pardoe's resurrection of a 336-year-old idea is serious or farce is still open to question. The development, if it happens, could be a major tourist attraction, officials said. But months after first hearing about the proposal from the state, Washington County economic development officials have yet to meet Pardoe, nor do they have a sense of his financial backing, business plan or timetable.

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Data Digest







Top Bookrunners Domestic, Private-Label CMBS - 2017
Investment Bank #Deals Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 17.59 11,819.34 13.68
JPMorgan Securities 14.52 10,968.11 12.70
Citigroup 12.04 10,012.71 11.59
Wells Fargo Securities 14.02 9,936.06 11.50
Deutsche Bank 12.55 9,879.74 11.44




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CMBS 2.0 Spreads


Top CMBS Loan Contributors - 2017
Lender #Loans Vol$mln MktShr%
Goldman Sachs 146.89 11,719.34 13.63
JPMorgan Chase Bank 117.68 10,114.14 11.76
Deutsche Bank 198.48 9,689.97 11.27
Morgan Stanley 166.18 8,539.78 9.93
Citigroup 199.05 8,088.24 9.41





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