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.

May 31 | Portland Business Journal

The Great Commercial Real Estate Lending Thaw | by Wendy Culverwell

May 10 | Mortgage Observer

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.

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May 10 | Mortgage Bankers Association

Debt Yields and Financing Cap Rates Leveling Off | by Michael Tucker

Q1 2013 Commercial Property Financing Trends

Selected Findings from the Q1 2013 Commercial Real Estate Financing National Trends Report
Jump to Apartment Trends Summary

May 2 | CNBC: The Call

What to Expect From the April Jobs Report | Interview with Bernie Lo