Commercial

The so-called “mandatory inclusion” guideline used by many cities to require a specific amount of affordable units be reserved in new residential developments has hit a major roadblock in Tennessee
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) is forecasting that the level of commercial and multifamily mortgage originations will end 2017 with a whimper instead of a bang.   In a new analysis, the trade group predicted that this sector will end the year at $478 billion, a three percent below last... Keep Reading....
The delinquency rate for U.S. commercial real estate loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) reached the 5.31 percent level in February
The delinquency rate for U.S. commercial real estate loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) reached the 5.31 percent level in February, an increase of 13 basis points (bps) from the previous month, according to data from Trepp LLC. This marked the highest reading since August 2015.... more
Legalized marijuana has created an extraordinary level of new activity in Denver’s commercial property market
Legalized marijuana has created an extraordinary level of new activity in Denver’s commercial property market.   The New York Times, citing a CBRE Research report, has found that 36 percent of Denver’s new industrial tenants between 2009 and 2014 were marijuana businesses. In 2015, nearly four... more
Silver Hill Funding LLC has introduced its new Stated Owner-Occupied Program for small-balance commercial loans from $250,000 to $2,000,000
Silver Hill Funding, a division of Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, has announced the addition of Art “Ski” Swiatkowski as vice president of Business Development. In his new role, Swiatkowski will create new opportunities for growth and strengthen relationships among residential originators across the... more
The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $46 billion in the fourth quarter of 2016
The level of commercial/multifamily mortgage debt outstanding increased by $46 billion in the fourth quarter of 2016, a 1.6 percent increase from the third quarter and a 5.8 year-over-year increase, according to the new data from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).   Total commercial/... more