Commercial

In what could become the single biggest commercial real estate story of the year, e-commerce giant Amazon has announced a list of 20 metro areas that are under consideration for the location of its proposed second headquarters campus
In what could become the single biggest commercial real estate story of the year, e-commerce giant Amazon has announced a list of 20 metro areas that are under consideration for the location of its proposed second headquarters campus. The company said that it received bids from 238 North American... Keep Reading....
Former Dallas Cowboys star and Football Hall of Fame member Emmitt Smith is returning to the commercial real estate industry with a new joint venture
Former Dallas Cowboys star and Football Hall of Fame member Emmitt Smith is returning to the commercial real estate industry with a new joint venture.   According to a Dallas Morning News report, Smith formed a commercial property firm in partnership with New York-based Newmark Group that will... more
When it comes to the priciest office rents, coastal markets dominate this aspect of the commercial real estate industry.   In a new study issued by JLL Research, nine of the 10 most expensive streets for office rent are either in West or East Coast metro areas. San Francisco’s Sand Hill Road (... more
Originators in the commercial and multifamily mortgage space are looking ahead into the next 12 months with expectations for another strong year
Originators in the commercial and multifamily mortgage space are looking ahead into the next 12 months with expectations for another strong year, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) 2018 CREF Outlook Survey.   All of the respondents in the MBA’s survey stated lenders had a “strong... more
The delinquency rate for loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) fell in December to their lowest reading since September 2016
The delinquency rate for loans in commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) fell in December to their lowest reading since September 2016, according to data from Trepp.   The CMBS delinquency rate last month was 4.89 percent, a decrease of 29 basis points from the November level—the greatest... more