The Mortgage Bankers Association today released its mid-year ranking of commercial and multifamily mortgage servicer volumes as of June 30. At the top of the list of firms is Wells Fargo Bank NA, with $654.0 billion in master and primary servicing.
CBRE Global Investors Buys Stake in Three GGP Malls
Wall Street Journal, Aug. 27, 2018--Esther Fung (subscription)
The Markets that Have Seen the Most Construction Starts So Far in 2018
National Real Estate Investor, Aug. 24, 2018--David Bodamer
CMBS Loan Prices Down in July
National Mortgage Professional, Aug. 27, 2018--Phil Hall
Life Company Lenders Feel Pressure to Tighten Spreads on CRE Loans
National Real Estate Investor, Aug. 30, 2018--Beth Mattson-Teig
MBA Chart of the Week: Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Banker Originations, By Property Type
Commercial and multifamily mortgage borrowing and lending have started 2018 at the second fastest pace on record, with first-half 2018 originations lower only than those of the first half of 2007. This week's chart shows origination growth for the four main categories of loans from 2009 to 2018 (year to date).
MBA Welcomes 12 New Members
The Mortgage Bankers Association welcomed 12 new regular members to its ranks, which currently numbers more than 2,300 member companies.
MBA Offices Closed Monday
Offices of the Mortgage Bankers Association will be closed Monday, Sept. 3 in observation of the Labor Day holiday.
'Sustained' Confidence Among Multifamily Brokers, Mortgage Bankers
The rest of 2018 should see strong multifamily real estate activity, Berkadia's Mid-Year Powerhouse Poll said.
Abundant Capital, Economic Growth Keep Cap Rates Stable
A "wall" of domestic and global capital, economic growth and a low interest rate environment led to broadly stable capitalization rates for U.S. commercial real estate in first-half 2018, reported CBRE, Los Angeles.
Single-Family Rental Rates Up 4.1% in First Half
Low rental home inventory relative to demand fueled the growth of single-family rental rates in the first half, reported CoreLogic, Irvine, Calif.
'Neither Too Hot Nor Too Cold' CRE Environment
Several metrics and indicators suggest commercial real estate is in a ‘late stable' stage of the market cycle for most property types in most geographies, said RCLCO, Bethesda, Md.
Grandbridge Names Rocco President
Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, Charlotte, N.C. announced Matthew Rocco has been named president and will continue to serve as national production manager, overseeing the company's national loan origination platform.
Newmark Secures $49M for Mixed-Use, Industrial Assets
Newmark, San Francisco, secured $48.5 million in permanent financing for mixed-use and industrial assets in Washington and Arizona.
MBA Single-Family Rental Finance Call Sept. 10
The Mortgage Bankers Association will host a call of its Single-Family Rental Finance Council on Monday, Sept. 10.
Commercial Loan Origination Sales Training Workshop in New York Sept. 18-19
MBA Education presents its popular Commercial Loan Origination Sales Training Workshop in New York Sept. 18 and 19.
2019 Commercial/Multifamily Future Leaders Application Period Open
The application period is open for MBA Education's 2019 Commercial/Multifamily Future Leaders program.
CRE Basics: Underwriting Retail & Valuation Starts Sept. 20
MBA Education's popular CRE Basics: Underwriting Retail series starts September 20.