Latest News and Reports

Bank Lending and Default Report Q1 2014 bank lending and default data tables are available for download.
Changing Patterns of Office and Retail Space Use Watch Sam Chandan's interview at the Federal Reserve Banking Outlook Conference.
Chandan's landmark study Secondary Market Investment and Lending Dynamics available now from NAIOP.

September 5 | GlobeSt

After Sharp Drop, Construction Financing is Back | by Erika Morphy

GlobeSt — We can expect to see more transactions, if Chandan Economics' analysis bears out. "As the economy improves and competition for lending on stabilized properties increases, more banks are expected to lend in support of construction, which is uncontested by CMBS lenders," it predicted.

August 30 | GlobeSt

CMBS Industry Breathes Sigh of Relief Over Mortgage Rules | by Erika Morphy

August 16 | Commercial Property Executive

A Lending Bubble in Multifamily and Commercial Real Estate? | by Keat Foong

August 9 | Commercial Mortgage Alert

Commercial Real Estate Lenders Anticipate Increase in Originations

July 1 | CNBC

A Costly Lesson — Anticipating a Spike in Student Loan Interest Rates | Interview with CNBC's The Call

Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist at Chandan Economics discusses the medium to long term impact of the hike in U.S. student loan rates.

Watch the video below or at the CNBC website.

June 27 | Bloomberg News

GE Capital Boosts Lending as CMBS Market Wavering | by Hui-yong Yu

Bloomberg — GE Capital Real Estate, among the world’s biggest property investors before getting burned in the financial crisis, is increasing lending this year as deals accelerate and the cost of borrowing jumps in the commercial mortgage-backed securities market.