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.
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.
RELA and Chandan Report Mixed Lender Outlook in Latest Quarterly Survey
The Mortgage Observer writes: The Real Estate Lenders Association and Chandan Economics’s first-quarter 2013 Survey of Lender Sentiment is out, and the results are somewhat mixed, as lenders see more qualified borrowers but an increase in competition.