Real estate leases are extremely important to understand, as the lease payments may become the primary source of repayment for any financing you may extend to the borrower.
This course explores the contents and key components of a typical lease. We will discuss different lease types and the key risk considerations. Then, we will learn to calculate lease rates and analyze the terms and conditions. We will also consider estoppel certificates. Finally, we will explore how to read and evaluate a rent roll.
Upon completing this course, you will be able to:
Outline the contents of a typical lease
Analyze the key components of a lease
Explore different lease types
Identify red flags in leases
Read and analyze a rent roll
CFI’s Certified Banking & Credit Analyst (CBCA)® Program offers skills including credit evaluation, documentation, and review procedures. For beginners to advanced users, the CBCA® program is designed to help you become a world-class credit analyst.
This How to Read a Lease & Analyze a Rent Roll course is perfect for any aspiring credit analyst who wants to make a career for themselves in the real estate lending sector. This course explores concepts useful for beginner and intermediate-level banking and real estate professionals or business and finance students seeking to better understand a key part of due diligence in making commercial real estate financing decisions.
The exercises and tools explored in this course will be useful for any financial analyst who wishes to work in credit analysis, commercial banking, and other areas of lending and credit evaluation.