The Mortgage Bankers Association this morning released its 2018 Rankings of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Firms' Origination Volumes.
MBA's Thomas Kim: Venture Capital, Startups and Commercial Real Estate: Innovation Potential in a Bespoke Industry
Corporate Real Estate Journal
Complexity and Lack of Standardization Limit CREF Technology
National Mortgage News, Mar. 22, 2019--Paul Centopani (subscription)
A Recession May Be Coming, but Not for Commercial Real Estate Investors
Barron's, Mar. 25, 2019--Calvin Schnure (free content)
Making Rent-Controlled Properties Work for You
National Real Estate Investor, Mar. 25, 2019--Henry Manoucheri
A Housing Market Slowdown Could Be Bad News for Renters
Business Insider, Mar. 26, 2019--Gina Heeb
HFF Arranges $104M
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, Houston, arranged $104.3 million for office, hotel and retail properties in three states.
CREF Corner Office Conversation with PSRS's Michael Tanner
The Mortgage Bankers Association released an interview with PSRS Executive Vice President Michael Tanner.
MBA Chart of the Week: MBA Commercial/Multifamily Market Uncertainty Bingo
At this year's MBA Commercial/Multifamily Real Estate Finance (CREF) Convention & Expo in San Diego, more than 3,000 commercial and multifamily real estate finance professionals came together for the industry's largest gathering of the year to hear from expert speakers, network with peers and gauge the state of the CREF industry.
Commercial and multifamily developments and activities from MBA relevant to your business and our industry.
Incentives Drive Multifamily Investments in Opportunity Zones
A tax advantage included in 2017's tax reform law should lead to a "significant" capital influx to multifamily investments located in Opportunity Zones, said Freddie Mac, McLean, Va.
Digging Deeper on CRE Transaction Volume
Transaction volume is a good indicator of a market's commercial real estate activity, but it may not completely capture pricing trends, said Situs RERC, Houston.
Wells Fargo Securities: Labor Costs Likely to Keep Increasing
There is no relief in sight for the serious shortage of skilled construction workers for commercial real estate projects, said Wells Fargo Securities, Charlotte, N.C.
No Signs of Slowing Multifamily Rent Growth
The multifamily market does not appear to be slowing, and a tight labor market could extend its run, analysts said.
Office real estate investment trusts Cousins Properties, Atlanta, and TIER REIT, Dallas, agreed to combine in a 100 percent stock-for-stock transaction.
Walker & Dunlop Hires Pratt for Multifamily Small Loans Team
Walker & Dunlop, Bethesda, Md., appointed Christine Pratt Vice President on its small loans team based in Irvine, Calif. She will originate and review small balance loans.
Capital Markets Summit in New York April 10
The Mortgage Bankers Association Capital Markets Summit brings together the wider commercial real estate finance industry to learn about growing capital sources such as debt funds and mortgage REITs.
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.
CREF Market Intelligence Symposium in New York July 10-11
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.