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  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-19-19

    "Life insurance companies report a strong appetite to make multifamily loans."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-12-19

    "The low interest rate environment, coupled with still strong demand for commercial and multifamily assets, has pushed property values higher and increased demand for mortgages." --MBA Vice President for Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 9-5-19

    "Even though more Americans are employed, it is not translating into the pace of [office space] absorption it historically has."--Ten-X Chief Economist Peter Muoio.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-29-19

    "At minimum, it appears we're poised for a late-stage course adjustment. At the worst, continued economic turmoil will tip the scales downward for an already tenuous small-cap CRE market." --Boxwood Means Principal Randy Fuchs.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-22-19

    "The fact that U.S. commercial real estate is a relatively liquid dollar-denominated asset with leases in place and income could put it in relatively good stead in the event of a recession."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-15-19

    "Signals continue to point to a disciplined office market that will perform well through year-end."--Transwestern Managing Director of Research Elizabeth Norton.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-8-19

    "Our survey of life company lenders indicates that all are actively quoting deals and most have robust pipelines. These lenders are quoting both fixed- and floating-rate deals, with LTVs up to 65 percent."--Brian Stoffers, CMB, Mortgage Bankers Association Chairman-Elect and Global President of Debt

  • MBA CMF Newslink 8-1-19

    "The first quarter growth [in the Apartment Investment Market Index] was largely attributable to falling rates, but growth in net operating incomes and a marginally slower rate of property price growth were also factors."--Freddie Mac Vice President of Multifamily Research and Modeling Steve Guggenm

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-25-19

    "Empty big box stores have been converting to self-storage or been sold to developers for redevelopment, former shopping centers have been demolished and there has been a general slowdown in building within the sector."--Reis Chief Economist Victor Calanog.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-18-19

    "Insurers continued to see relative value in mortgages compared with other asset classes and are driving exposures higher as they trade liquidity for yield."--Fitch Ratings Director of North American Insurance Nelson Ma.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-11-19

    "Solid economic growth is encouraging new household formation and rentals are capturing a sizable share of the resulting housing demand. At the same time, loss of existing renters to home purchase remains limited relative to historical levels."--RealPage Chief Economist Greg Willett.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 7-3-19

    "Conventional wisdom and years of experience tell us that we may be long in the cycle. At the same time, there is a broad sense of optimism, albeit somewhat cautious, that with the level of capital poised for investment, there are still allocations to be met and transactions to be completed."--Real

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-27-19

    "There is no silver bullet for this complicated issue [the affordable housing shortage]. In order to tackle this problem, we will need a multifaceted approach."--Berkadia Senior Vice President Steve Ervin.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-13-19

    "The amount of mortgage debt backed by commercial and multifamily income-producing properties continues to grow at a strong pace, with three of the four major capital sources, banks, life companies and the GSEs/FHA, growing their holdings by more than one percent during the first quarter."--MBA Vice

  • MBA CMF Newslink 6-6-19

    "The vast majority of commercial and multifamily mortgage lenders report they are working on the transition away from LIBOR, but the devil is in the details."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-30-19

    "The lowest unemployment rate in 50 years, combined with strong housing demand, have contributed to increasing rents across the country."--CoreLogic Principal Economist Molly Boesel.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-23-19

    "When I think about what's likely to happen, I come back to the idea of a 'plateau.' Coming off a record year of originations, I don't see much pulling those numbers down, and I also don't see much pushing those numbers much higher, so we generally see a plateau for originations for the next few yea

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-16-19

    "The momentum seen in 2018's record year of borrowing and lending continued in the first quarter of this year."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-9-19

    "Despite recent volatility in the debt and equity markets, the Fed's decision to leave borrowing costs unchanged has created a favorable commercial lending environment and activity has remained robust."--CBRE Capital Markets Global President of Debt and Structured Finance and Mortgage Bankers Associ

  • MBA CMF Newslink 5-2-19

    "Property incomes are increasingly the driver for investors, and while income returns are relatively consistent between property types, investor sentiment has led to differences in appreciation between different property types."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 4-18-19

    "Grocery is one of the strongest retail sectors, with nearly twice as many new stores opening than closing last year."--JLL Director of Retail Research James Cook.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 4-11-19

    "Solid fundamentals, growing property values, low interest rates and strong appetites from both borrowers and lenders all helped drive an 8 percent increase in recorded multifamily lending from a year ago."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Real Estate Research Jamie Woodwell.

  • MBA CMF Newslink 4-4-19

    "New [commercial and multifamily] construction activity remained robust, with increases in the value of construction put-in-place for multifamily, office and lodging properties. The value of other commercial properties put-in-place declined from a year earlier."--MBA Vice President of Commercial Rea

  • MBA CMF Newslink 3-28-19

    "Whether a firm focuses on the space markets, capital markets or a combination of the two, companies are closely monitoring technological developments in an effort to remain competitive and anticipate the possibility of secular market changes."--MBA Senior Vice President Thomas Kim in a Corporate Re

  • MBA CMF Newslink 3-21-19

    "Profit margins are rising in a majority of counties across the United States. But despite the generally rosier picture, profits vary widely and investing in the single-family home rental market is not always a great move."--ATTOM Chief Product Officer Todd Teta.

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