Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Loans
$1,000,000 Minimum

Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Rates - Rates updated July 13th, 2020

Loan Product Rates (start as low as) LTV
Single Tenant Lease Rates 3.50% Up to 75% Get Free Quote
Commercial Mortgage Rates 3.80% Up to 75% Get Free Quote
Multifamily Mortgage Rates (Over $5,000,000) 2.70%% Up to 80% Get Free Quote
Multifamily Mortgage Rates (Under $5,000,000) 3.40% Up to 80% Get Free Quote
Business Real Estate Loans 3.60% Up to 90% Get Free Quote
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Select Commercial is a leading commercial real estate lender. We have excellent commercial mortgage loan products and options available for owners and purchasers of commercial real estate and multifamily buildings throughout the state of Pennsylvania. While we lend across the entire continental United States, we are able to give our best rates and loan programs to certain areas that we feel are strong markets. Pennsylvania is one of the states that we consider to be a premium market and we actively look to originate good quality loans here for our clients. We have a diverse array of many available loan products to help qualified PA borrowers looking to purchase or refinance a commercial property. If you are looking to obtain an multifamily building loan or commercial real estate loan, don't hesitate to contact us. There are many reasons why our customers like doing business with Select Commercial. We have a simplified application process and we do not charge any upfront application or processing fees. We typically offer 24-hour pre-approvals with no-cost and no-obligation. Our long term fixed rates are excellent, and we look to close within 45 days of application. Our staff is professional and knowledgeable, and we look forward to working with you on your next commercial mortgage transaction.

Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Benefits

Pennsylvania commercial mortgage rates start as low as 3.40% (as of 07/13/20)
• No upfront application or processing fees
• Simplified application process
• Up to 80% LTV on multifamily , 75% on commercial (90% with SBA)
• Terms and amortizations up to 30 years
• Loans for purchase and refinance, including cash-out
• 24 hour written pre-approvals with no cost and no obligation

Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Loan Options

We arrange commercial mortgage financing in the state of Pennsylvania for the following:

  • Multifamily Loans – we actively lend on garden apartments, high-rise multifamily buildings, student housing complexes, underlying cooperatives, and all other types of residential dwellings. We consider loan requests up to 80% LTV. We offer loans with and without recourse (personal guarantees) and with and without prepayment penalties. We offer fixed rate loans with terms from 3 to 30 years.
  • Office Building Loans – we lend on all types of office properties, including multi-tenant and single tenant buildings in all locations. We lend on both owner occupied and investor properties. We typically lend up to 75% LTV on investor properties and up to 90% on owner occupied properties. Most loans are written for either 5, 7, or 10 years at a fixed rate with a 25-year amortization.
  • Retail Building Loans – we gladly consider requests for commercial mortgage loans on shopping centers, retail strip centers, and individual retail stores. We are a little bit more conservative on retail loans these days based on the current climate for retailers and will consider LTV ratios of 65%-75% depending on the deal. We actively lend on NNN single tenant retail locations such as Starbuck’s, CVS, Walgreens, Dollar General, and other national credit rated tenants.
  • Industrial Property Loans – we love to lend on warehouses, distribution centers, manufacturing facilities and other industrial properties. Often, these properties are owner occupied by the owner’s business. We also lend on multi-tenant industrial properties as well. We look for properties in good locations with access to population centers and transportation.
  • Single/Special Use Loans – we have a special lending division that understands small business lending secured by owner occupied businesses such as motels, gas stations, restaurants, car washes, retail stores, and other specialty properties. Many banks have a hard time with this type of lending as they often do not understand the underlying businesses.
  • Investment Property Loans – any and all income producing property will be considered. We are cash flow driven lenders and look for properties that generate positive cash flow for their owners. We will consider portfolios of single family residences under this group.
  • Bridge Loans – many borrowers do not qualify for regular institutional financing due to various short-term obstacles which need to be resolved before they can qualify for bank type financing. These borrowers often require short term loans, or bridge loans, to overcome these short-term problems.

Our company has multiple capital sources for these loans, including: national banks, regional and local banks, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, HUD, insurance companies, Wall Street conduit lenders (CMBS deals), credit unions and private lenders/hedge funds. Whether you are purchasing or refinancing, we have the right solutions available. We will entertain loan requests of all sizes, beginning at $1,000,000. Click here to get started with a free loan quote.

Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Information and Economic Overview

Pennsylvania ranks sixth in the United States with gross state product of $803 billion. As an independent country, Pennsylvania’s economy would rank as the 19th-largest in the world based on GDP. On a per-capita basis, Pennsylvania's GSP of $50,666 ranks 22nd in the country. In terms of commercial mortgages, there are over 1.8 million mortgages for properties throughout the state of Pennsylvania. The average value of these commercial mortgages is over $7.3 million, 34% above the United States average. This data demonstrates that Pennsylvania is a terrific place to obtain a commercial mortgage loan.

Philadelphia is one of the best cities in Pennsylvania to obtain commercial mortgage financing. Philadelphia’s economic growth led by its growing technology market, continues to attract commercial real estate investors and developers. Multifamily and apartment buildings are coveted commercial real estate investments in Philadelphia. The Philadelphia metropolitan locale is set to deliver over 6,000 new rental apartments by the end of the year, which would be the biggest single year in over twenty years. Over the past few years we have witnessed a steady stream of multifamily and apartment deliveries unlike anything we have ever seen, leading many experts to predict that deliveries would fall off in 2019 due to short term rise in vacancy rates. While it is rational to assume that a brief halt would be necessary so that the new apartment units could be absorbed, that simply has not happened. Increases in various factors such as income, employment and population growth have probably contributed to this surprising absorption rate of multifamily units. Aside from Center City, the Greater Norristown submarket has been the strongest with regards to new construction in 2019 with almost 1,200 new apartment and units expected to deliver this year. Absorption has been positive over the past year even with the influx of new apartments and multifamily buildings.

Commercial real estate investors looking to invest in the Philadelphia market can also look towards office buildings as a solid choice. Propelled by robust job growth, Philadelphia recorded healthy fundamentals throughout the past year. Infusion of talent in the city has successfully led to a big increase in the number of tech and life sciences startups. With a need for office space, these companies have sought commercial real estate in Philadelphia. Yardi Matrix’s office report shows that Philadelphia posted the second most rapid office rent growth in the nation from December 2018 through February of this year. Additionally, the Yardi Matrix report shows that there are many units under development with almost 2.5 million square feet of office space under construction as of March. The completion of Philadelphia’s tallest skyscraper, Comcast Center, has led to further commercial real estate development in the urban areas, as well as redevelopment in the suburban markets. 

Commercial real estate investors can also find much opportunity in the multifamily and apartment market of Pittsburgh. Since 2011 upwards of 10,000 millennials have moved into the Pittsburgh locale. Employment gains in the region are now surpassing the national rate at 1.6% year-over-year. This combination is promoting a rise in multifamily development and much potential in the apartment building market. Until recently, Pittsburgh was very undersupplied in terms of new apartments. The average age of an urban apartment building in Pittsburgh was about 70 years old until just a few years ago. More apartment units have been developed in the past three years than in the previous decade and a half. Nearly 1,000 new units were delivered three years ago, and over 2,370 apartment units are expected to have been delivered over the past two years. Thus, Pennsylvania is a great place for investors to look into commercial mortgage financing.

Pennsylvania Commercial Mortgage Loans

Select Commercial provides commercial mortgage loans and multifamily financing throughout the state of Pennsylvania including but not limited to the areas below.


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