Build to Suit


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Build to Suit

An agreement whereby the owner of real estate pays to construct a building to the specifications of a potential tenant. In exchange, the tenant agrees to rent both the land and the building from the owner.
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Part of what makes build to suit arrangements so attractive, is that they are inherently flexible in their scope and structure.
Accordingly, completing an education facility on a build to suit basis represents a win-win for operators, developers and investors.
New build to suits financed with the tenant's credit can achieve positive spreads of 150-250 basis points off conventional financing, leading to the best self-financing climate in 30 years.