The U.S. life/annuity industry's exposure to commercial real estate mortgages is growing because loans provide better returns than bonds, reported credit rating agency AM Best, Oldwick, N.J.
PNC Gets Commercial/Multifamily Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award
GlobeSt.com, Feb. 25, 2019--Natalie Dolce
Interview with Mike Fratantoni, Chief Economist, Senior Vice President, Research and Industry Technology, Mortgage Bankers Association
Radding's Report, Feb. 21, 2019 (podcast)
Banks Are Gearing Up for Another Strong Year in CRE Lending
National Real Estate Investor, Feb. 27, 2019--Beth Mattson-Teig (MBA mention)
Oregon to Become First State to Impose Statewide Rent Control
New York Times, Feb. 26, 2019--Mihir Zaveri
What These Three Women In Commercial Real Estate Learned From Day One
Forbes, Feb. 26, 2019--Maryann Reid
Are Lenders Shying Away from the Retail Sector?
National Real Estate Investor, Feb. 20, 2019--Liz Wolf
Walker & Dunlop Arranges $85M for Hotel, Multifamily Assets
Walker & Dunlop, Bethesda, Md., structured $85.3 million in financing for a Tucson, Ariz. hotel property and a Leesburg, Va. multifamily community.
Commercial and multifamily developments and activities from MBA relevant to your business and our industry.
CMBS Supply/Demand Fundamentals Stable; Defeasance Surges
Commercial property market supply and demand fundamentals remained relatively stable in third-quarter 2018, said Moody's Investors Service, New York.
Economy, Inflation Pressure Hotel Sector
Slower economic expansion and inflation will likely pressure hotel margins and revenue per available room this year and next, reported S&P Global Ratings, New York.
Slowing Growth Leading Investors to Temper Risk
Commercial real estate investor attention is increasingly shifting to liquid and secure markets and asset types, reported JLL, Chicago.
Small-Cap Fundamentals Finish 2018 on Solid Footing
Small-cap commercial real estate fundamentals finished the fourth quarter on solid footing, but some "cracks in the foundation" persist, raising concern about the market's future expansion, said Boxwood Means, Stamford, Conn.
Red Mortgage Capital Hires Cullen, Gyani
Red Mortgage Capital, Columbus, Ohio, hired Sean Cullen and Ronnie Gyani to lead its multifamily affordable lending activities in the greater New York City area.
Commercial Loan Origination Sales Training Workshop in Los Angeles May 9-10
MBA Education presents its popular two-day Commercial Loan Origination Sales Training Workshop in Los Angeles May 9 and 10.
MBA Education Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Los Angeles July 10-11
MBA Education presents its popular Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Los Angeles July 10 and 11.
MBA Commercial/Multifamily Servicing/Technology Conference in Los Angeles May 14-17
The Mortgage Bankers Association's annual Commercial/Multifamily Servicing and Technology Conference takes place May 14-17 at L.A. LIVE, Los Angeles.
CREF Market Intelligence Symposium July 10-11 in New York
The Mortgage Bankers Association CREF Market Intelligence Symposium cuts through the clutter to provide hard facts about the state of commercial real estate markets--what we do and don't know.