Layla Capital is a direct bridge lender specializing in small to middle market debt opportunities in primary and secondary markets across the country, with a concentration on the East Coast and Midwest. Founded in New York City and now based in Boca Raton, Florida, they offer loans up to $15 million across a wide range of residential and commercial real estate asset classes, including single-family investment properties, multifamily, mixed-use, retail and office.
With a focus on transparency, reliability and consistency, Layla Capital prides itself on a track record of deep client and broker relationships, and providing creative, nimble and quick capital.
High-Level Lending Profiles
Loan Amounts: $750,000 to $10 million
Loan-to-Value: Up to 70% (senior loans)
Terms: 12 to 36 Months
Interest rate: Starting at 8.5%
Markets: Primarily the East Coast and Midwest, with select deals in other markets
Asset Classes: Multifamily, 1 to 4 family investment properties, mixed-use, retail, office, industrial, self-storage, single tenant NNN
- Retail: In December, 2020, Layla Capital closed on a $3.5 million loan for a retail space in New York City on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. It was a close out refinance used for a partner buyout and tenant improvements. The deal closed on Christmas Eve.
- Office/Veterinary: In an example of their range of asset classes, Layla Capital closed on bridge loans for a pair of veterinary clinics in Connecticut and New Hampshire. Both were NNN leased clinics for two national veterinary brands.
- Multifamily: Layla Capital financed the acquisition of a non-performing note secured by a fully-occupied 11-unit multifamily building in the Bronx, NY.