Brian Bailey, a senior financial policy analyst in the supervision and regulation division at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, talked with NREI about how the Fed keeps its fingers on the pulse of the commercial real estate market.
The Wall Street slice-and-dice machine is back in full force and now commercial real estate CDOs—unseen since 2007—are starting to come back according to Bloomberg. Fairway needs to slow down on its ambitious plans if it’s going to succeed. The NMHC has released its annual rankings of the top 50 multifamily owners and managers. JLL is launching a service modeled after Airbnb for the commercial real estate sector. Microsoft is taking space in San Francisco’s largest tower. These are all among today’s must reads for the commercial real estate sector....More
Lending to commercial and multifamily properties made another strong showing in the third quarter of 2013, according to the latest Quarterly Survey of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Bankers Originations released last week by the Mortgage Bankers Association....More
Brian Bailey, a senior financial policy analyst in the supervision and regulation division at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, talked with NREI about how the Fed keeps its fingers on the pulse of the commercial real estate market....More
Commercial real estate groups are nervous about the uncertainty around how new regulations may alter lending practices. In addition the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and pending changes from the Financial Accounting Standards Board, the prospect of the third Basel Accord (Basel III) hangs over the industry....More
National Cooperative Bank (NCB), a leading financial services company dedicated to serving cooperatives nationwide, originated over $127 million in new loans for 663 residential unit owners by the end of the second quarter 2013....More
The Wall Street Journal reports that after investors got burned on bonds secured by the worst performing regional malls Wall Street firms are becoming more careful about including retail in new CMBS issuances. Back in 2010, retail made up on average ......More