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.

June 19 | CNBC

Implications of a Shift in the Interest Rate Environment | Interview with CNBC World Squawk Box

Sam Chandan speaks with CNBC's Bernie Lo following the June meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee. They discuss the changing interest rate environment, implications for housing, and the question of succession at the Federal Reserve, where Chairman Ben Bernanke is expected to step down in early 2014.

June 13 | GlobeSt

Hold Supply in Check in GSA-Dependent Markets | by Carrie Rossenfeld

June 7 | Bloomberg Television

Abenomics and the Devaluation of the Japanese Yen | Taking Stock on Bloomberg Televsion

Former Citigroup Vice Chairman Bill Rhodes and Sam Chandan speak with Taking Stock anchor Pimm Fox regarding the outlook for the Japanese economy and its global partners' tolerance for a weaker yen.

Watch the replay here or at the Bloomberg website.

June 7 | Bloomberg Television

The Challenges Ahead for China | Taking Stock on Bloomberg Televsion

Ahead of the Sunnylands summit between President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping, former Citigroup Vice Chairman Bill Rhodes and Sam Chandan speak with Taking Stock anchor Pimm Fox regarding the economic and geopolitical outlook for China.

June 6 | Multi Housing News Magazine

Commercial Real Estate Lending Up; Defaults Rates Down | MHN Apartment Market Statistics

May 31 | GlobeSt

Waiting for the Overdue Construction Finance Comeback | by Erika Morphy

GlobeSt writes: We reported this morning that SunTrust Bank provided a $112 million loan to California State Teachers’ Retirement System for Lincoln Place. JLL's Wes Boatright, who was on the team that brokered the loan, explained why banks like SunTrust were moving away from construction financing, or at least diversifying their lending operations.