CMBS Delinquency Rate Keeps Dropping

CMBS Delinquency Rate Keeps Dropping

Once again, there is talk of an impending recession. These predictions and forecasts come up rather regularly nowadays, but just as often lately, so do reports showing a strong commercial real estate industry. An example is Trepp’s report on August CMBS delinquencies,...
MBA Survey: 2018 Breaks Mortgage-Origination Records

MBA Survey: 2018 Breaks Mortgage-Origination Records

The commercial real estate industry didn’t lack financing activity over the last fiscal year, despite concerns about the direction of the overall economy and a few interest-rate increases over that time. Instead, 2018 was a record fiscal year for origination of...
A Lot of CMBS Hotel Loans Are Due Soon

A Lot of CMBS Hotel Loans Are Due Soon

A continued strong U.S. economy has spelled good fundamentals for commercial real estate’s hotel sector, as business travel and tourism are both at high levels. As a result, JLL’s 2019 hotel forecast (download here) has predicted another strong year for hospitality...
JLL’s $2B HFF Deal Solidifies Cap Markets Growth

JLL’s $2B HFF Deal Solidifies Cap Markets Growth

Mark Halloran is a director at GRS Group. He can be reached at 646.912.4748 or via email at mhalloran@grs-global.com In an investor presentation released in March, the management of commercial real estate services firm JLL said it intended to double its capital...