Commercial and multifamily mortgage loan originations rose by 12 percent in the first quarter from last year but fell from the fourth quarter, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported.
Tech in the CRE Space--a Talk with Bruce Oliver
Mortgage Media, May 10, 2019
Q1 Commercial/Multifamily Originations Up 12 Percent YoY
National Mortgage Professional, May 14, 2019--Phil Hall
Why Amazon Is Gobbling Up Failed Malls
Wall Street Journal, May 9, 2019--Video (subscription)
Berkadia Secures $80M for Multifamily
Berkadia, New York, secured $79.6 million for multifamily assets in Virginia and Florida.
Red Mortgage Capital Hires Greene
Red Mortgage Capital, Columbus, Ohio, hired D. Edward Greene as Chief Underwriter for Affordable Housing.
Change is the Only Constant
LOS ANGELES--The world is changing at an increasing rate, and servicing professionals need to be prepared, Brian Stoffers, CMB, CBRE Global President of Debt and Structured Finance and MBA Chair-Elect said here at the MBA Commercial/Multifamily Servicing & Tech Conference.
Mortgage Servicers Earn MBA Education CCMS Designation
LOS ANGELES--Eight mortgage servicers earned Certified Commercial Mortgage Servicer designations here at the Mortgage Bankers Association CREF Servicing and Technology Conference.
Opportunity Zone Activity Likely to Surge
The Treasury Department released its long-awaited Opportunity Zone program guidance last month, which JLL, Chicago, said will make it easier for fund managers to raise capital and for developers to begin construction.
Demand for Small-Cap Space Declines
Low demand overshadowed an otherwise solid first quarter for small-cap commercial real estate properties, reported Boxwood Means, Stamford, Conn.
Strong Demand, Tight Supply Change Industrial Outlook
As the industrial sector sizzles, developers have started re-purposing obsolete assets such as vacant big-box stores and old office buildings, said Avison Young Chair and CEO Mark Rose.
Multifamily Most Favored Property Type
Multifamily assets should offer the most favorable investment opportunity this year, followed by industrial properties, said Deloitte and Situs RERC.
Report Says Hotel Profit Growth Harder to Come By
Though U.S. hotel profits increased again last year, it is growing increasingly difficult for managers to remain profitable as expenses increase, said CBRE Hotels, Atlanta.
Business process transformation firm SLK Global Solutions will offer customized tax services for commercial mortgage servicers through its Real Estate Tax Service Platform.
MAA Action Week May 13-17
The Mortgage Action Alliance, MBA's free grassroots lobbying network, will hold its fourth annual Action Week May 13-17.
MBA Education Webinar: Technology & CRE Finance--Where Are We & Where Are We Headed? May 29
Join MBA Education for an informative webinar, Technology & CRE Finance: Where Are We & Where Are We Headed?, on Wednesday, May 29 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. ET.
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.
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.