Conflicting Headlines on the State of CMBS

Can someone please explain how these two headlines can square with each other? See my last post for the proper explanation. What they don’t report should worry everybody! 1. Moody’s: CMBS Loan Delinquencies Soar 79% in 2010 http://www.dsnews.com/articles/moodys-cmbs-loan-delinquencies-soar-79-in-2010-2011-01-14 2. US CMBS rallies as bid-lists boom http://www.structuredcreditinvestor.com/story.asp?PUB=250&ISS=22394&SID=28973&TS=1&article=US%20CMBS%20rallies%20as%20bid-lists%20boom

Have CRE Data Providers and Industry Associations become Cheerleaders?

“CMBS Markets More Hardy Than Doomsters Speculated” Costar Reports Costar published the above article today in their weekly newsletter which can be found using the following link.http://www.costar.com/News/Article/CMBS-Markets-More-Hardy-Than-Doomsters-Speculated/125639?ref=100&iid=214&cid=B5B015168BBA401BC0BE69E52AEB4267 The premise of the article is as the Headline suggests. I would contend this is nothing more than Hype and Spin. As the article reports, there was $16 Read More

New Website Offering a Variety of Commercial Real Estate Services

The site is named The Canter Center for Commercial Real Estate. www.cantercommercialre.comThe Canter Center for Commercial Real Estate accelerates your success in leasing, managing or investing in commercial real estate. We have resources for Business Owners and Franchises as well as for the Commercial Real Estate Professional. The New Website has been created to link Read More

The Impact on Corporate Real Estate of Lease Accounting Changes under GAAP

Anyone connected to commercial real estate must read the article linked here. The accounting changes about to be implemented both Nationally and Internationally (FASB & IASB) will severely impact the way commercial real estate deals are done. This change will impact all commercial real estate sectors some such as retail will be hit harder than Read More