NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ladder Capital Corp (“Ladder”) (NYSE: LADR) today announced the declaration by its Board of Directors of a first quarter 2015 dividend of $0.25 per share of Class A common stock. The cash dividend is payable on April 15, 2015 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on April 6, 2015.
Ladder is an internally-managed real estate investment trust that is a leader in commercial real estate finance. Ladder originates and invests in a diverse portfolio of commercial real estate and real estate-related assets, focusing on senior secured assets. Ladder’s investment activities include: (i) direct origination of commercial real estate first mortgage loans; (ii) investments in investment grade securities secured by first mortgage loans on commercial real estate; and (iii) investments in net leased and other commercial real estate. Founded in 2008, Ladder is run by a highly experienced management team with extensive expertise in all aspects of the commercial real estate industry, including origination, credit, underwriting, structuring, capital markets and asset management. Led by Brian Harris, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Ladder is headquartered in New York City and has branches in Boca Raton, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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