Notice of HUD-Held Multifamily and Healthcare Loan Sale (MHLS 2005-1), 11257-11258 [05-4394]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 44 / Tuesday, March 8, 2005 / Notices Total Estimated Burden Hours: 28,298. Status: Revision of a currently approved collection. Authority: Section 3507 of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 35, as amended. Dated: March 2, 2005. Wayne Eddins, Departmental Paperwork Reduction Act Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 05–4395 Filed 3–7–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–72–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–4639–N–07] Notice of HUD–Held Multifamily and Healthcare Loan Sale (MHLS 2005–1) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal Housing Commissioner, HUD. ACTION: Notice of sale of mortgage loans. AGENCY: SUMMARY: This notice announces HUD’s intention to sell certain unsubsidized multifamily and healthcare mortgage loans, without Federal Housing Administration (FHA) insurance, in a competitive, sealed bid sale (MHLS 2005–1). This notice also describes generally the bidding process for the sale and certain persons who are ineligible to bid. DATES: The Bidder Information Package (BIP) was made available to qualified bidders on February 14, 2005. Bids for the loans must be submitted on the bid date, which is currently scheduled for March 16, 2005. HUD anticipates that awards will be made on or before March 18, 2005. Closings are expected to take place from March 23, 2005 through March 31, 2005. ADDRESSES: To become a qualified bidder and receive the BIP, prospective bidders must complete, execute, and submit a Confidentiality Agreement and a Qualification Statement acceptable to HUD. Both documents will be available on the HUD Web site at http:// www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/comp/asset/ mfam/mhls.cfm. The executed documents must be mailed and faxed to KEMA Advisors, Inc., HUD’s transaction specialist for the sale, at 1400 K Street, NW., Suite 950, Attention: MHLS 2005– 1 Sale Coordinator, Fax: 202–464–3047. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Myrna Gordon, Deputy Director, Asset Sales Office, Room 3136, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410–8000; telephone 202–708–2625, VerDate jul<14>2003 19:54 Mar 07, 2005 Jkt 205001 extension 3369 or Gregory Bolton, Senior Attorney, Office of Insured Housing, Multifamily Division, Room 9230; telephone 202–708–0614, extension 5245. Hearing-or speechimpaired individuals may call 202–708– 4594 (TTY). These are not toll-free numbers. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD announces its intention to sell in MHLS 2005–1 certain unsubsidized mortgage loans (Mortgage Loans) secured by multifamily and healthcare properties located throughout the United States. The Mortgage Loans are comprised of performing and nonperforming mortgage loans. A final listing of the Mortgage Loans will be included in the BIP. The Mortgage Loans will be sold without FHA insurance and with servicing released. HUD will offer qualified bidders an opportunity to bid competitively on the Mortgage Loans. The Mortgage Loans will be stratified for bidding purposes into several mortgage loan pools. Each pool will contain Mortgage Loans that generally have similar performance, property type, geographic location, lien position and other characteristics. Qualified bidders may submit bids on one or more pools of Mortgage Loans. A mortgagor who is a qualified bidder may submit an individual bid on its own Mortgage Loan. The Bidding Process The BIP will describe in detail the procedure for bidding in MHLS 2005–1. The BIP will also include a standardized nonnegotiable loan sale agreement (Loan Sale Agreement) and a loan information CD that contains a spreadsheet with selected attributes for each Mortgage Loan. As part of its bid, each bidder must submit a deposit equal to the greater of $100,000 or 10% of the bid price. HUD will evaluate the bids submitted and determine the successful bids in its sole and absolute discretion. If a bidder is successful, the bidder’s deposit will be non-refundable and will be applied toward the purchase price. Deposits will be returned to unsuccessful bidders. Closings are scheduled to occur between March 23, 2005 and March 31, 2005. These are the essential terms of sale. The Loan Sale Agreement, which will be included in the BIP, will contain additional terms and details. To ensure a competitive bidding process, the terms of the bidding process and the Loan Sale Agreement are not subject to negotiation. Due Diligence Review The BIP will describe the due diligence process for reviewing loan PO 00000 Frm 00065 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11257 files in MHLS 2005–1. Qualified bidders will be able to access loan information at a due diligence facility or remotely via a high speed Internet connection. Further information on performing due diligence review of the Mortgage Loans will be provided in the BIP. Mortgage Loan Sale Policy HUD reserves the right to add Mortgage Loans to or delete Mortgage Loans from MHLS 2005–1 at any time prior to the Award Date. HUD also reserves the right to reject any and all bids, in whole or in part, without prejudice to HUD’s right to include any Mortgage Loans in a later sale. Mortgage Loans will not be withdrawn after the Award Date except as is specifically provided in the Loan Sale Agreement. This is a sale of unsubsidized mortgage loans. Pursuant to the Multifamily Mortgage Sale Regulations, 24 CFR 290.30 et seq., the Mortgage Loans will be sold without FHA insurance. Consistent with HUD’s policy as set forth in 24 CFR 290.35, HUD is unaware of any Mortgage Loan that is delinquent and secures a project (1) for which foreclosure appears unavoidable, and (2) in which very-low income tenants reside who are not receiving housing assistance and who would be likely to pay rent in excess of 30 percent of their adjusted monthly income if HUD sold the Mortgage Loan. If HUD determines that any Mortgage Loans meet these criteria, they will be removed from the sale. Mortgage Loan Sale Procedure HUD selected a competitive sale as the method to sell the Mortgage Loans primarily to satisfy the Mortgage Sale Regulations. This method of sale optimizes HUD’s return on the sale of these Mortgage Loans, affords the greatest opportunity for all qualified bidders to bid on the Mortgage Loans, and provides the quickest and most efficient vehicle for HUD to dispose of the Mortgage Loans. Bidder Eligibility In order to bid in the sale, a prospective bidder must complete, execute and submit both a Confidentiality Agreement and a Qualification Statement acceptable to HUD. The following individuals and entities are ineligible to bid on any of the Mortgage Loans included in MHLS 2005–1: (1) Any employee of HUD, a member of such employee’s household, or an entity owned or controlled by any such employee or member of such an employee’s household; E:\FR\FM\08MRN1.SGM 08MRN1 11258 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 44 / Tuesday, March 8, 2005 / Notices (2) Any individual or entity that is debarred, suspended, or excluded from doing business with HUD pursuant to Title 24 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 24; (3) Any contractor, subcontractor and/ or consultant or advisor (including any agent, employee, partner, director, principal or affiliate of any of the foregoing) who performed services for or on behalf of HUD in connection with MHLS 2005–1; (4) Any individual who was a principal, partner, director, agent or employee of any entity or individual described in subparagraph 3 above, at any time during which the entity or individual performed services for or on behalf of HUD in connection with MHLS 2005–1; (5) Any individual or entity that uses the services, directly or indirectly, of any person or entity ineligible under subparagraphs 1 through 4 above to assist in preparing any of its bids on the Mortgage Loans; (6) Any individual or entity which employs or uses the services of an employee of HUD (other than in such employee’s official capacity) who is involved in MHLS 2005–1; (7) Any mortgagor (or affiliate of a mortgagor) that failed to submit to HUD on or before March 2, 2005, audited financial statements for 1998 through 2004 for a project securing a Mortgage Loan; and (8) Any individual or entity and any Related Party (as such term is defined in the Qualification Statement) of such individual or entity that is a mortgagor in any of HUD’s multifamily housing programs and that is in default under such mortgage loan or is in violation of any regulatory or business agreements with HUD, unless such default or violation is cured on or before February 16, 2005. In addition, any entity or individual that serviced or held any Mortgage Loan at any time during the 2-year period prior to March 2, 2005, is ineligible to bid on such Mortgage Loan or on the pool containing such Mortgage Loan, but may bid on loan pools that do not contain Mortgage Loans that they have serviced or held at any time during the 2-year period prior to March 2, 2005. Also ineligible to bid on any Mortgage Loan are: (a) any affiliate or principal of any entity or individual described in the preceding sentence; (b) any employee or subcontractor of such entity or individual during that 2-year period; or (c) any entity or individual that employs or uses the services of any other entity or individual described in this paragraph in preparing its bid on such Mortgage Loan. VerDate jul<14>2003 19:54 Mar 07, 2005 Jkt 205001 Prospective bidders should carefully review the Qualification Statement to determine whether they are eligible to submit bids on the Mortgage Loans in MHLS 2005–1. Freedom of Information Act Requests HUD reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disclose information regarding MHLS 2005–1, including, but not limited to, the identity of any bidder and their bid price or bid percentage for any pool of loans or individual loan within a pool of loans, upon the completion of the sale. Even if HUD elects not to publicly disclose any information relating to MHLS 2005–1, HUD will have the right to disclose any information that HUD is obligated to disclose pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act and all regulations promulgated thereunder. Room 4102, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Please refer to the respective permit number for each application when submitting comments. All comments received, including names and addresses, will become part of the official administrative record and may be made available to the public. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Chief, Endangered Species Division, (505) 248–6920. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Permit No. TE–097611 Applicant: Beverly Shade, Austin, Texas. Applicant requests a new permit for research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for Mexican long-nosed bat (Leptonycteris nivalis), Barton Springs salamander (Eurycea sosorum), and Texas blind Scope of Notice salamander (Typhlomolge rathbuni) within Texas. Additionally, applicant This notice applies to MHLS 2005–1, and does not establish HUD’s policy for requests authorization to survey for and collect the following species within the sale of other mortgage loans. Texas: Batrisodes venyivi (Helotes mold Dated: February 25, 2005. beetle), Cicurina baronia (Robber Baron John C. Weicher, Cave meshweaver), Cicurina madla Assistant Secretary for Housing—Federal, (Madla’s cave meshweaver), Cicurina Housing Commissioner. venii (Braken Bat Cave meshweaver), [FR Doc. 05–4394 Filed 3–7–05; 8:45 am] Cicurina vespera (Government Canyon BILLING CODE 4210–27–P Bat Cave meshweaver), Neoleptoneta microps (Government Canyon Bat Cave spider), Neoleptoneta myopica (Tooth DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Cave spider), Rhadine exilis (ground beetle, no common name), Rhadine Fish and Wildlife Service infernalis (ground beetle, no common name), Rhadine persephone (Tooth Endangered and Threatened Species Cave ground beetle), Tartarocreagris Permit Applications texana (Tooth Cave pseudoscorpion), AGENCY: Fish and Wildlife Service, Texamaurops reddelli (Kretschmarr Interior. Cave mold beetle), Texella ACTION: Notice of receipt of applications. cokendolpheri (Cokendolpher cave harvestman), Texella reddelli (Bee Creek SUMMARY: The following applicants have Cave harvestman), and Texella reyesi applied for scientific research permits to (Bone Cave harvestman). conduct certain activities with Permit No. TE–097612 endangered species pursuant to section 10(a)(1)(A) of the Endangered Species Applicant: Robert Beatson, Tucson, Act of 1973, as amended. Arizona. DATES: To ensure consideration, written Applicant requests a new permit for comments must be received on or before research and recovery purposes to April 7, 2005. conduct presence/absence surveys and ADDRESSES: Written comments should nest monitoring for cactus ferruginous be submitted to the Chief, Endangered pygmy-owl (Glaucidium brasilianum Species Division, Ecological Services, cactorum) within Arizona. P.O. Box 1306, Room 4102, Permit No. TE–098049 Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103. Applicant: National Park Service, Padre Documents and other information Island National Seashore, Corpus submitted with these applications are Christi, Texas. available for review, subject to the Applicant requests a new permit for requirements of the Privacy Act and Freedom of Information Act. Documents research and recovery purposes to conduct presence/absence surveys for will be available for public inspection, the following species within Texas: by appointment only, during normal black-capped vireo (Vireo atricapillus), business hours at the U.S. Fish and brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), Wildlife Service, 500 Gold Ave., SW., PO 00000 Frm 00066 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\08MRN1.SGM 08MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 44 (Tuesday, March 8, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11257-11258]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-4394]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-4639-N-07]


Notice of HUD-Held Multifamily and Healthcare Loan Sale (MHLS 
2005-1)

AGENCY: Office of the Assistant Secretary for Housing--Federal Housing 
Commissioner, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of sale of mortgage loans.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces HUD's intention to sell certain 
unsubsidized multifamily and healthcare mortgage loans, without Federal 
Housing Administration (FHA) insurance, in a competitive, sealed bid 
sale (MHLS 2005-1). This notice also describes generally the bidding 
process for the sale and certain persons who are ineligible to bid.

DATES: The Bidder Information Package (BIP) was made available to 
qualified bidders on February 14, 2005. Bids for the loans must be 
submitted on the bid date, which is currently scheduled for March 16, 
2005. HUD anticipates that awards will be made on or before March 18, 
2005. Closings are expected to take place from March 23, 2005 through 
March 31, 2005.

ADDRESSES: To become a qualified bidder and receive the BIP, 
prospective bidders must complete, execute, and submit a 
Confidentiality Agreement and a Qualification Statement acceptable to 
HUD. Both documents will be available on the HUD Web site at http://
www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/comp/asset/mfam/mhls.cfm. The executed 
documents must be mailed and faxed to KEMA Advisors, Inc., HUD's 
transaction specialist for the sale, at 1400 K Street, NW., Suite 950, 
Attention: MHLS 2005-1 Sale Coordinator, Fax: 202-464-3047.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Myrna Gordon, Deputy Director, Asset 
Sales Office, Room 3136, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 
451 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20410-8000; telephone 202-708-
2625, extension 3369 or Gregory Bolton, Senior Attorney, Office of 
Insured Housing, Multifamily Division, Room 9230; telephone 202-708-
0614, extension 5245. Hearing-or speech-impaired individuals may call 
202-708-4594 (TTY). These are not toll-free numbers.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: HUD announces its intention to sell in MHLS 
2005-1 certain unsubsidized mortgage loans (Mortgage Loans) secured by 
multifamily and healthcare properties located throughout the United 
States. The Mortgage Loans are comprised of performing and 
nonperforming mortgage loans. A final listing of the Mortgage Loans 
will be included in the BIP. The Mortgage Loans will be sold without 
FHA insurance and with servicing released. HUD will offer qualified 
bidders an opportunity to bid competitively on the Mortgage Loans.
    The Mortgage Loans will be stratified for bidding purposes into 
several mortgage loan pools. Each pool will contain Mortgage Loans that 
generally have similar performance, property type, geographic location, 
lien position and other characteristics. Qualified bidders may submit 
bids on one or more pools of Mortgage Loans. A mortgagor who is a 
qualified bidder may submit an individual bid on its own Mortgage Loan.

The Bidding Process

    The BIP will describe in detail the procedure for bidding in MHLS 
2005-1. The BIP will also include a standardized nonnegotiable loan 
sale agreement (Loan Sale Agreement) and a loan information CD that 
contains a spreadsheet with selected attributes for each Mortgage Loan.
    As part of its bid, each bidder must submit a deposit equal to the 
greater of $100,000 or 10% of the bid price. HUD will evaluate the bids 
submitted and determine the successful bids in its sole and absolute 
discretion. If a bidder is successful, the bidder's deposit will be 
non-refundable and will be applied toward the purchase price. Deposits 
will be returned to unsuccessful bidders. Closings are scheduled to 
occur between March 23, 2005 and March 31, 2005.
    These are the essential terms of sale. The Loan Sale Agreement, 
which will be included in the BIP, will contain additional terms and 
details. To ensure a competitive bidding process, the terms of the 
bidding process and the Loan Sale Agreement are not subject to 
negotiation.

Due Diligence Review

    The BIP will describe the due diligence process for reviewing loan 
files in MHLS 2005-1. Qualified bidders will be able to access loan 
information at a due diligence facility or remotely via a high speed 
Internet connection. Further information on performing due diligence 
review of the Mortgage Loans will be provided in the BIP.

Mortgage Loan Sale Policy

    HUD reserves the right to add Mortgage Loans to or delete Mortgage 
Loans from MHLS 2005-1 at any time prior to the Award Date. HUD also 
reserves the right to reject any and all bids, in whole or in part, 
without prejudice to HUD's right to include any Mortgage Loans in a 
later sale. Mortgage Loans will not be withdrawn after the Award Date 
except as is specifically provided in the Loan Sale Agreement.
    This is a sale of unsubsidized mortgage loans. Pursuant to the 
Multifamily Mortgage Sale Regulations, 24 CFR 290.30 et seq., the 
Mortgage Loans will be sold without FHA insurance. Consistent with 
HUD's policy as set forth in 24 CFR 290.35, HUD is unaware of any 
Mortgage Loan that is delinquent and secures a project (1) for which 
foreclosure appears unavoidable, and (2) in which very-low income 
tenants reside who are not receiving housing assistance and who would 
be likely to pay rent in excess of 30 percent of their adjusted monthly 
income if HUD sold the Mortgage Loan. If HUD determines that any 
Mortgage Loans meet these criteria, they will be removed from the sale.

Mortgage Loan Sale Procedure

    HUD selected a competitive sale as the method to sell the Mortgage 
Loans primarily to satisfy the Mortgage Sale Regulations. This method 
of sale optimizes HUD's return on the sale of these Mortgage Loans, 
affords the greatest opportunity for all qualified bidders to bid on 
the Mortgage Loans, and provides the quickest and most efficient 
vehicle for HUD to dispose of the Mortgage Loans.

Bidder Eligibility

    In order to bid in the sale, a prospective bidder must complete, 
execute and submit both a Confidentiality Agreement and a Qualification 
Statement acceptable to HUD. The following individuals and entities are 
ineligible to bid on any of the Mortgage Loans included in MHLS 2005-1:
    (1) Any employee of HUD, a member of such employee's household, or 
an entity owned or controlled by any such employee or member of such an 
employee's household;

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    (2) Any individual or entity that is debarred, suspended, or 
excluded from doing business with HUD pursuant to Title 24 of the Code 
of Federal Regulations, part 24;
    (3) Any contractor, subcontractor and/or consultant or advisor 
(including any agent, employee, partner, director, principal or 
affiliate of any of the foregoing) who performed services for or on 
behalf of HUD in connection with MHLS 2005-1;
    (4) Any individual who was a principal, partner, director, agent or 
employee of any entity or individual described in subparagraph 3 above, 
at any time during which the entity or individual performed services 
for or on behalf of HUD in connection with MHLS 2005-1;
    (5) Any individual or entity that uses the services, directly or 
indirectly, of any person or entity ineligible under subparagraphs 1 
through 4 above to assist in preparing any of its bids on the Mortgage 
Loans;
    (6) Any individual or entity which employs or uses the services of 
an employee of HUD (other than in such employee's official capacity) 
who is involved in MHLS 2005-1;
    (7) Any mortgagor (or affiliate of a mortgagor) that failed to 
submit to HUD on or before March 2, 2005, audited financial statements 
for 1998 through 2004 for a project securing a Mortgage Loan; and
    (8) Any individual or entity and any Related Party (as such term is 
defined in the Qualification Statement) of such individual or entity 
that is a mortgagor in any of HUD's multifamily housing programs and 
that is in default under such mortgage loan or is in violation of any 
regulatory or business agreements with HUD, unless such default or 
violation is cured on or before February 16, 2005.
    In addition, any entity or individual that serviced or held any 
Mortgage Loan at any time during the 2-year period prior to March 2, 
2005, is ineligible to bid on such Mortgage Loan or on the pool 
containing such Mortgage Loan, but may bid on loan pools that do not 
contain Mortgage Loans that they have serviced or held at any time 
during the 2-year period prior to March 2, 2005. Also ineligible to bid 
on any Mortgage Loan are: (a) any affiliate or principal of any entity 
or individual described in the preceding sentence; (b) any employee or 
subcontractor of such entity or individual during that 2-year period; 
or (c) any entity or individual that employs or uses the services of 
any other entity or individual described in this paragraph in preparing 
its bid on such Mortgage Loan.
    Prospective bidders should carefully review the Qualification 
Statement to determine whether they are eligible to submit bids on the 
Mortgage Loans in MHLS 2005-1.

Freedom of Information Act Requests

    HUD reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to 
disclose information regarding MHLS 2005-1, including, but not limited 
to, the identity of any bidder and their bid price or bid percentage 
for any pool of loans or individual loan within a pool of loans, upon 
the completion of the sale. Even if HUD elects not to publicly disclose 
any information relating to MHLS 2005-1, HUD will have the right to 
disclose any information that HUD is obligated to disclose pursuant to 
the Freedom of Information Act and all regulations promulgated 
thereunder.

Scope of Notice

    This notice applies to MHLS 2005-1, and does not establish HUD's 
policy for the sale of other mortgage loans.

    Dated: February 25, 2005.
John C. Weicher,
Assistant Secretary for Housing--Federal, Housing Commissioner.
[FR Doc. 05-4394 Filed 3-7-05; 8:45 am]
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