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  • MBA CMF Newslink 11-16-17

    "This long-term reauthorization will provide certainty to homeowners and businesses that depend on the program for flood damage protection. Additionally, this legislation contains important provisions related to the clarification and expansion of the private flood insurance market."--MBA President a

  • MBA CMF Newslink 11-9-17

    "Commercial and multifamily real estate finance is a nearly $4 trillion industry and touches almost every segment of the economy. Acquisition, Development or Construction loans in particular, which this legislation supports, help to promote economic growth and job creation."--MBA President and CEO D

  • MBA CMF Newslink 11-2-17

    "You can expect the Fed to hike interest rates in December and you may see a couple hikes next year regardless of who leads the Fed. But this does not mean you should not worry about central banks as a whole. Perhaps the Fed is almost on autopilot in the U.S. and that's why markets are doing so well

  • MBA CMF Newslink 10-26-17

    "The one thing I know for sure after decades of significant involvement with this association is this: all is possible when we step up, lean in, say yes to the call and work together to make our industry the best it can be."--Rodrigo Lopez, CMB.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 10-19-17

    "Market momentum has continued in 2017, with strong demand from borrowers and a strong appetite to lend by lenders, especially of loans going to government-related entities."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 10-12-17

    "Investors will continue to place a premium on transit-served locations where a live-work-play environment exists or can be developed. These locations tend to attract demand generators in the form of key office tenants and superior amenities, which lead to rental-growth premiums and strong asset per

  • MBA CMF Newslink 10-5-17

    "I'm not really sure what's going to end it--but something will, and it will cause a downward adjustment in real estate values."--Pearlmark Real Estate CEO Stephen Quazzo.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-28-17

    "Loans backed by commercial and multifamily properties continue to perform extremely well. For most lender types--including banks, life insurance companies, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac--delinquency rates are at or near their all-time lows."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-21-17

    "The [commercial mortgage-backed securities] market didn't provide for much beach time this summer--the combined pricing volume for July and August represented about a third of year-to-date volume."--Kroll Bond Rating Agency Senior Director Larry Kay.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-14-17

    "After hitting a post-election pause button, the industry seems to have digested and even shrugged off a flurry of policy announcements, concluding that many of the previously touted reforms will not be implemented. Instead, commercial real estate investors are assuming the U.S. economy will continu

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-7-17

    "Many will be forced to abandon their homes and rent an apartment; businesses will need to look for new and/or temporary office space, but retailers may suffer more so and will be slow to reopen their businesses."--Victor Calanog and Barbara Byrne Denham in a Reis special report: Houston after Harve

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-31-17

    "The office sector and commercial real estate in general are not immune to the effects of globalization and technological innovation. The world is transitioning into a more distributed, automated and digital economy, which impacts how occupiers conduct business and think about their workplaces. This

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-17-17

    "Multiple factors came into play to drive commercial mortgage investment returns in the second quarter. Differences in treasury yields, a decrease in term premiums for shorter mortgages and the continued decline in credit spreads all contributed to the second-quarter Giliberto-Levy Index results."--

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-3-17

    "Borrowing and lending backed by commercial and multifamily properties has been strong the first half of this year." --MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-20-17

    "The office market remained in equilibrium during the second quarter with supply and demand roughly in balance."--CBRE Americas Chief Economist Jeffrey Havsy.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-13-17

    "The commercial construction cycle has matured and current spending levels have already exceeded the peak reported in 2008."--Fitch U.S. Building and Materials Handbook.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-6-17

    "A substantial rise in mortgage rates over the first quarter of 2017 was the main driver of declining Apartment Investment Market Index values in all the markets tracked, including nationally. Annually, AIMI has also seen declines, but largely due to increases in multifamily property prices that hav

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-29-17

    "As property investors increasingly focus on fast-growing ‘18-hour' cities, both major and secondary markets are experiencing accelerated growth rates. As a result, commercial mortgage-backed securities deals feature a growing volume of loans against properties in those markets."--Trepp Senior

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-22-17

    "Almost two-thirds of the growth came from increases in multifamily mortgage debt outstanding and 80 percent of that growth came from portfolios and [mortgage-backed securities] and held or guaranteed by federal government agencies and these government-sponsored enterprises." --MBA Vice President of

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-15-17

    "Almost two-thirds of the growth came from increases in multifamily mortgage debt outstanding and 80 percent of that growth came from portfolios and [mortgage-backed securities] and held or guaranteed by federal government agencies and these government-sponsored enterprises." --MBA Vice President of

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-8-17

    "I have worked closely with Brian extensively for many years at MBA and can't think of a better leader for our industry. He has been active within MBA for more than twenty years as a thought leader in the commercial/multifamily space and as a member of the MBA Board of Directors. He brings technical

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-1-17

    "It's important to listen to your borrowers; sometimes they just need to vent. They know it might not change anything, but they feel like someone cared and it becomes a better experience going forward."--Crystal Kalinowski, CCMS, Vice President with Bernard Financial Group, Southfield, Mich.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-25-17

    "But the hoopla about [big-box store closures] nearly ignores that many retailers in the big-box category continue to open additional stores. Some--perhaps a lot--of the big-box space now being vacated won't be empty for long."--CBRE Head of Retail Research in the Americas Melina Cordero.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-18-17

    "Anecdotes about regulators watching CRE growth with a careful eye have emerged. These market factors are important for banks to monitor, as regulators advise banks to avoid carrying more than 300 percent of risk-based capital in CRE."--Trepp Senior Managing Director Manus Clancy.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-11-17

    "The competitive market conditions faced by U.S. hotels in 2016 have been well documented. Clearly, U.S. hotel operators saw the threat of stagnant or declining occupancy and slow average daily room rate growth and reacted by controlling expenses."--CBRE Hotels Senior Managing Director R. Mark Woodw

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