Life Companies as Capital Sources
Life insurance companies are important sources of capital for commercial and multifamily real estate lending.
Overview: Insurance companies pay a significant role in the commercial and multifamily market as providers of long-term, fixed-rate mortgage loans for a variety of properties in metropolitan markets across the country. An MBA whitepaper, Role of Insurance Companies in the Financing of Commercial and Multifamily Real Estate in America, provides an overview of insurance company lending activities, loans origination methods, why insurance companies invest in mortgages, factors that drive insurance company lending activity, the important relationship with mortgage bankers and the general outlook for insurance company future participation in the commercial and multifamily lending market.
Recent MBA Activity Related to Life Companies as Capital Sources
- White Paper: Role of Insurance Companies in CRE (April, 2018)