CBRE, Los Angeles, reported commercial real estate lending activity gained traction in the second quarter following an earlier brief pause amid financial market volatility.
Banks Tighten Standards on Commercial Real Estate, Credit Card Loans
Reuters, Aug. 5, 2019--Ann Saphir
Mall Landlords Weigh Becoming Lenders to Blunt Retail Apocalypse
Bloomberg, Aug. 7, 2019--Laruen Coleman-Lochner, Eliza Ronalds-Hannon
All in the (Multi)Family: Q&A With Decron's David Nagel
Commercial Observer, Aug. 5, 2019--Chava Gourarie
KeyBank Real Estate Capital Provides $95M for Retail, Multifamily, Hotel Assets
KeyBank Real Estate Capital, Cleveland, provided $95.1 million for retail, multifamily and hotel assets in four states.
Colliers Appoints Nelson Global Occupier Services CEO
Colliers International Group, Toronto, appointed Scott Nelson CEO of Global Occupier Services effective immediately.
New York Faces Consequences of Rent Control Changes
Multifamily analysts say New York City's new rent control law could have several unintended consequences.
Apartment Rent Growth Accelerates Despite Deliveries
Multifamily rents grew for the ninth straight month and are now up 3 percent year-over-year, reported Zillow, Seattle.
Hotels Metrics Mostly Positive
The hotel sector reported mostly positive metrics but decreased occupancy during the second quarter, STR and CBRE Hotels reported.
Global CRE Investment Slowdown Eases
CBRE reported global commercial real estate investment reached $231 billion in the second quarter, up 17 percent from the previous quarter but down 7.5 percent from a year ago.
Black Knight, Jacksonville, Fla., and Reonomy, New York, announced an agreement to incorporate Black Knight property record data into Reonomy's commercial real estate platform.
MBA Education Webinar: Expect the Best, Prepare for the Worst: CRE Loan Workouts 101 Aug. 14
Join MBA Education August 14th from 2:00-3:30PM ET for a webinar that explores the topic of commercial mortgage loan workouts by convening subject matter experts from Trimont Real Estate Advisors, CW Capital, Fitch Ratings, Rialto and PGIM.
CRE Basics: Property Inspection and Environmental Concerns Starts August 19
MBA Education presents CRE Basics: Property Inspection and Environmental Concerns. The course will explain what the property inspection tells the underwriter and how the results of the inspection affect the underwriting.
MBA Expands Path to Diversity Scholarship Program Eligibility to Select Conferences
The Mortgage Bankers Association announced that scholarships awarded under its popular Path to Diversity Scholarship Program can now also be used toward several upcoming MBA conferences including the Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Technology Conference where attendees can obtain Continuing Professional Education credits.