Commercial Mortgage Loans

Your first choice for real estate capital.

MetLife has the capital and financial strength to execute your most important real estate transactions with speed and certainty.

Our global network provides in-depth market expertise to facilitate underwriting of your loan. Our streamlined approval process, combined with our comprehensive due diligence before loan application, helps ensure less process risk and a seamless closing process.


  • Committed to the real estate business for over 100 years with almost a $66 billion1 commercial mortgage portfolio
  • Ability to close and balance sheet large transactions
  • Ability to structure transactions aligned with borrower’s needs
  • Local market presence on a global scale
  • Streamlined approval process and certainty of execution
  • Solid capital position, financial strength and capacity

Lending Guidelines

Product Type

Senior secured lien with limits on additional financing

Property Types

Office, Multifamily, Retail, Industrial, Hotels


Primary, and select secondary markets and tertiary markets, domestic and international

Preferred Size

$15 million to $400 million (per single property)

Fixed Rate

3 to 30 Years, U.S. Treasury plus spread

Floating Rate

3 to 10 Years, LIBOR plus spread


Pari-Passu or Senior/Sub

1  Includes MetLife general account assets and assets managed on behalf of unaffiliated/third party clients as of 03/31/19.