News and Events

The Launch Report™ - Second Quarter 2019

In this issue of The Launch Report™ you'll find a compelling article by Gregg Logan of RCLCO Real Estate Advisors ("RCLCO") on how demographic trends are up-ending the housing market but simultaneously creating opportunities for developers…

The Launch Report - 1Q19

In this quarter's Launch Report we address the issue of reducing ever increasing infrastructure costs. Greg Vogel, CEO of Land Advisors Organization, this issue's guest writer, explores what he has dubbed as "the $250 (per front foot)…

Marana Adopts a New CFD Policy

The Town of Marana ("Town") adopted a new CFD policy ("Policy") at its regular Council Meeting on June 4, 2019. 2019 Amended CFD Policy FINAL The highlights of the Policy include: A. Two Tiered CFD Structure Standard Infrastructure…

Buckeye, AZ Adopts Revitalization District Policy

On May 21, 2019 the Buckeye City Council adopted a policy related to the use of Revitalization Districts (“RD”) to assist in the financing of ever increasing infrastructure costs. This is an important milestone for the City and proves that…

Another Successful Closing - Estrella Mountain Ranch

Lucero Assessment District No. 1 Goodyear, AZ $6,913,000 Bond Type: Special Assessment Closing Date: April 26, 2019 Average Coupon: 4.46% Maximum Term: 25 years Overall Value-to-Lien Ratio: 4.86 to 1 Average Assessment Per Unit: $13,218 Purpose:…

Inaugural Issue – The Launch Report

    We are happy to announce the inaugural issue of The Launch Report, Launch Development Finance Advisor’s Quarterly Newsletter.   In this issue you will find information on: fourth quarter 2018 market statistics;…

RCLCO / Launch Top 50 MPC Financing Report

RCLCO Real Estate Advisors (“RCLCO”) and Launch Development Finance Advisors ("Launch") have updated the financing mechanisms used by the RCLCO’s Top Selling Master Planned Communities for the year end 2018.  See how MPC are financing…

Another Successful Closing - Skye Canyon

Skye Canyon – Phase III  Las Vegas, Nevada  $12,500,000  Average Yield: 4.92 %  Maximum Term: 30 years  Value-to-Lien Ratio: 4.1 to 1  Average Assessment Per Unit: $9,750  Launch Development…

Another Successful Closing - Rainbow Canyon

Rainbow Canyon – Phase I Henderson, Nevada $17,805,000 Average Yield: 5.18% Maximum Term: 30 years Value-to-Lien Ratio: 7.49 to 1 Average Assessment Per Unit: $12,745 Underwriter: Stifel Nicolaus Purpose: To reimburse…

How are MPCs Financing Infrastructure?

RCLCO Real Estate Advisors (“RCLCO”) and Launch Development Finance Advisors (“Launch”) have updated RCLCO’s list of the Top  Selling Master Planned Communities to include information related to those projects incorporating special purpose taxing districts to finance public infrastructure.

Buckeye, AZ Considering Capacity Fee

The City of Buckeye, Arizona held a meeting with the development community on October 4, 2018 to discuss the possibility of establishing a water and sewer capacity fee.

Froelich Speaking at Growth & Infrastructure Consortium

Carter Froelich will be speaking at the Growth & Infrastructure Consortium conference in Scottsdale, Arizona on October 25, 2018 from 11AM to 12:15 PM.

Carter Froelich will be a panelist at the 2018 High Yield Conference in NYC September 12, 2018

Carter Froelich will be a panelist at the 2018 High Yield Conference in NYC September 12, 2018