Commercial

Commercial and multifamily mortgage originations saw a 20 percent spike between the third and the fourth quarters of 2016, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Quarterly Survey of Commercial/Multifamily Mortgage Bankers Originations. However, fourth quarter originations were down... Keep Reading....
LRES has announced that Paul Bush has been promoted to its vice president of technology
LRES has announced that Paul Bush has been promoted to its vice president of technology. In this role, Bush will strategize the future direction of LRES’ proprietary technology, as well as implement and maintain its current systems. He is also responsible for driving growth by delivering secure... more
Football legend-turned-commercial real estate executive Roger Staubach is making his annual prediction for the Super Bowl winner
Football legend-turned-commercial real estate executive Roger Staubach is making his annual prediction for the Super Bowl winner based on the commercial property markets where the rival teams are based.   “This is always an exciting time and it seems like yesterday when I was getting ready for the... more
The delinquency rate for U.S. commercial real estate loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) reached 5.18 percent this month
The delinquency rate for U.S. commercial real estate loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) reached 5.18 percent this month, a drop of five basis points from December’s 14-month peak, according to new data from Trepp LLC. On a year-over-year basis, the rate is above the January 2016... more
The delinquency rate for U.S. commercial real estate loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) reached 5.18 percent this month
As a commercial mortgage underwriter, broker and lender with more than 30 years of experience, I am constantly asked by residential lenders and brokers to explain the mechanics of commercial mortgage underwriting. Residential lenders are accustomed to asking about a borrower’s income, credit, net... more