CMBS Trends and Topics Webinar Series

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Special Topics in CMBS

  • Thursday, October 7 |2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
  • Thursday, October 21 |2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST
  • Wednesday, November 10 |2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST

Join MBA’s CMBS Committee and industry experts for a three-part webinar series exploring the latest trends and hot topics in commercial real estate (CRE) finance, including agency and private-label securitization activities relating to: 

  • CRE CLOs and bridge lending opportunities
  • Multifamily dynamics across the country
  • New York City office market developments. 

Series is closed to media.

CRE CLOs and Bridge Lending – A Growing Success Story

CRE CLOs and the bridge lending these instruments help finance are a booming sector in CRE finance, adding to the 2021 growth stories in an economy with a six percent GDF forecast. Join MBA and a diverse set of market participants to hear insights on this burgeoning sector of securitization, what it means for the future of the broader marketplace, and why the sector has been able to grow so remarkably in the face of uncertainty.

Anthony Sfarra, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Securities
Jocelyn Delifer, Vice President, Senior Analyst, Moody's
Erin Welling, Head of Asset Management, Argentic Investment Management
Sumit Sasidharan, Managing Director and Head of Capital Markets, Ares Management
Ross Gusler, Senior Vice President, Greystone
Jeehae Lee, Partner, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Debt Strategies, Bridge Investment Group

Multifamily Values and Trends

The resiliency of multifamily and residential real estate has taken center stage, with various trends playing out prior to, during, and after the height of the pandemic. Join MBA and a diverse panel of experts to explore housing trends, changing demographics, and key themes driving multifamily investment and performance. for balance sheet, securitized, agency or non-agency lenders.

Roy Chun, Senior Managing Director, KBRA
Karen Kulvin, Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Debt Platform
Kayne Anderson Real Estate Rich Martinez, Senior Vice President, Head of Multifamily Production, Freddie Mac
Meghan Czechowski, Managing Director, Apprise by Walker & Dunlop
Mike Altman, Chief Investment Officer, Cortland

The Big Apple’s Core: Examining New York City Office Dynamics

The future of urban office continues to be one of the biggest uncertainties in CRE marketplace recovery. New York City contains a substantial amount of the country’s office space and is at the forefront of legacy and new CMBS transactions. Further, it features prominently on balance sheets across various sources of capital active in the sector. Join a panel of industry experts to address top question regard urban office, including:

  • How are investors underwriting the risks?
  • Which lenders are active and are there mitigants in place to manage risks?
  • What has the initial wave of returns to the office revealed?

Julie Whelan, Head of Global Occupier Thought Leadership, CBRE
Scott Epperson, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
Lyndsay Stephenson, Managing Director, CMBS Investments, Prime Finance
David Zobel, Executive Vice President, Head of Acquisitions, Paramount Group