Commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $45.4 billion, or 1.5 percent, to $3.11 trillion in the third quarter as all four major investor groups increased their holdings over the second quarter, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported.
Commercial Debt Hits $3.11 Trillion
Scotsman Guide, Dec. 12, 2017--Victor Whitman
MBA: Significant Turning Point for CMBS Market
Mortgage Professional America, Dec. 13, 2017--Steve Randall
Shopping Mall Giant Westfield is Sold to French Real Estate Firm in $16 Billion Deal
Los Angeles Times, Dec. 12, 2017--Jim Puzzanghera
Office Rents on Fifth Avenue Rank No. 2 For Most Expensive
Wall Street Journal, Dec. 11, 2017--Keiko Morris (subscription)
Drivers of Investment Success for 2018
Commercial Property Executive, Dec. 6, 2017--IvyLee Rosario
Breaking Down Hensarling's GSE Reform Overture
National Mortgage News, Dec. 6, 2017--Rob Blackwell, Ian McKendry (subscription)
Agency Lenders Still Rule the Multifamily Loan Market
National Real Estate Investor, Dec. 12, 2017--Bendix Anderson
MBA Chart of the Week: Multifamily Lending By Banks; Net Change in Bank Multifamily Mortgage Holdings
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MBA Retains Spencer Stuart for President/CEO Search
The Mortgage Bankers Association yesterday announced it has retained Spencer Stuart, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm, to assist with the search for the Association's next President and CEO.
Expectations for Institutional Returns Slip
Institutional investors have increased their expectation for 2018 commercial real estate returns, the Pension Real Estate Association Consensus Forecast Survey said.
Tech Firms' 'Outsized' Effect on Premium Office Space
Though traditional occupiers such as finance and law firms occupy many of America's most desired office addresses, technology firms are quickly disrupting this status quo, reported JLL, Chicago.
Ten-X: CRE Investment Activity Down 9.6%
Commercial real estate investment activity fell 9.6 percent from a year ago, reported Ten-X, Irvine, Calif.
Wells Fargo Securities: CRE Remains in 'Good Shape'
Commercial real estate remains in very good shape--particularly at this late stage of the business cycle--reported Wells Fargo Securities, Charlotte, N.C.
Commercial Property Prices Rise Slightly, Volume Moderates
Commercial property price indexes rose slightly in October while transaction volume moderated, analysts reported.
RED Mortgage Capital Names Brooks President, National Head of Production
RED Mortgage Capital LLC, Columbus, Ohio, named Trent Brooks it new President and National Head of Production.
Dealmaker: Meridian Capital Group Arranges $20M for Mixed-Use, Hotel Assets
Meridian Capital Group, New York, arranged $20 million for two mixed-use properties in New York's East Village neighborhood and a Brooklyn, N.Y., hotel.
MBA C/MF Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards: Application Deadline Jan. 10
The Mortgage Bankers Association is accepting applications until Jan. 10 for the second annual Commercial/Multifamily Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards.
MBA CREF18 in San Diego Feb. 11-14
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo 2018 returns to San Diego Feb. 11-14.
MBA Education Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Atlanta, Mar. 21-22
MBA Education presents its popular Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Atlanta March 21 and 22, 2018.
MBA Education Webinar: Excel for Commercial Real Estate Professionals, Jan. 17
The MBA Education Excel for Commercial Real Estate Finance Professionals webinar will explore how to create a useful and powerful spreadsheet when analyzing commercial real estate.