Commercial and multifamily mortgage originators expect 2019 to be another strong year in lending activity, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's 2019 Commercial Real Estate Finance Outlook Survey.
MBA: Commercial Lenders Expect a Strong Year
Scotsman Guide, Jan. 8, 2019--Victor Whitman
U.S. Third Quarter 2018 Commercial, Multifamily Loan Data Released by MBA
World Property Journal, Jan. 4, 2019--Monsef Rachid
MBA Political Action Committee Raised Record Amount in 2018
National Mortgage News, Jan. 2, 2019--Paul Centopani (free article)
What a Landlord Needs to Know About the New Accounting Rules for Leases
Commercial Observer, Jan. 7, 2019--Steven Kahn
High Level of New Construction Will Continue to Strain Apartment Demand in 2019
National Real Estate Investor, Jan. 8, 2019--Bendix Anderson
MBA Chart of the Week: Treasury Yield Spreads
The financial markets have been speaking, loudly, indicating significant concerns regarding the growing risk of a recession in the near future.
Apartment Investment Stabilizes in Q3 Following Sharp Declines
The apartment market investment environment held steady in third-quarter 2018 after slipping in the first two quarters, Freddie Mac Multifamily reported Friday.
Office Sector Vacancy Steady; Rents, Absorption Strong
Though the office sector vacancy rate did not move in the fourth quarter, office rents grew and net absorption was strong, reported Reis, New York.
CMBS Delinquency Rate Falls Again; 2018 Issuance Slips
Commercial mortgage-backed securities finished 2018 on a positive note as December's delinquency rate dropped to another post-crisis low, but lower delinquencies could conceal a darker picture in the broader market, analysts said.
Single-Tenant Net Lease Cap Rates Largely Stable
Single-tenant net lease cap rates remained mostly unchanged in the fourth quarter, reported Boulder Group, Northbrook, Ill.
Demographics, Socioeconomics Driving Multifamily Housing Demand
Demographic and socioeconomic factors contributed to significant increases in demand for U.S. rental housing, reported Clarion Partners, New York.
Arbor Hires Leiner as Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
Arbor Realty Trust, Uniondale, N.Y., appointed Howard Leiner Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. He will oversee all strategic, operational and technical management of Arbor's enterprise-wide technology infrastructure.
Meridian Capital Group Arranges $88M
Meridian Capital Group, New York, arranged $88.1 in financing for multifamily and mixed-use assets in Houston and New York.
Deadline Tonight: MBA C/MF Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Awards
Does your company have a Diversity & Inclusion initiative, program or strategy? We want to hear about it; the MBA Commercial/Multifamily Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Award nomination window closes tonight at 11:59 ET.
CREF Connects Regional Event Jan. 24: A View From The Fed
Join MBA staff and your peers on Thursday, Jan. 24 from 5:00 to 7:30 PM in Houston for a discussion on economic growth, inflation and Fed expectations for both.
CREF19 in San Diego Feb. 10-13
The Mortgage Bankers Association's Commercial Real Estate Finance/Multifamily Housing Convention & Expo 2019 returns to San Diego Feb. 10-13.
MBA Education Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Atlanta Mar. 27-28
MBA Education presents its popular Multifamily Property Inspection Workshop in Atlanta March 27 and 28.