Distressed Assets

As Peak CMBS Mature, Troubled Assets Fall Below 10%
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As Peak CMBS Mature, Troubled Assets Fall Below 10%

The long-anticipated wave of CMBS maturities from the last cycle is finally... More

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Freddie Mac Launches Small-Loan Initiative

Freddie Mac announced the launch of a new small loan program last week, focusing on deals between $1 million and $5 million. More

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Life Companies Get Creative in Battle With GSEs

Life insurance companies are winning deals over government-sponsored enterprises with creative underwriting practices. More

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Reports: Gables Residential is For Sale

Last week, the Financial Times added fuel to a long-running rumor by reporting that Atlanta-based Gables Residential was on the market More

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Greystone Acquires ARA Seniors Group

As rumors surround ARA, the firm sold its seniors group to Greystone. More

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5 Reasons Occupancy Is Growing Stronger 5 Reasons Occupancy Is Growing Stronger

Despite the high number of units that have come on line in the past year—with thousands more on the way in the second half of 2014—occupancy and rent-growth levels are among the highest they've been this century. More

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CMBS Recovery Slows as Conduits Battle Steep Competition CMBS Recovery Slows as Conduits Battle Steep Competition

Notwithstanding all the talk of the CMBS industry's rapid recovery—80-plus percent activity growth last year, with another 25 percent projected this year—apartment lending by Wall Street’s active conduit lenders appears to have slowed due to heated competition. More

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Homing In: Single-Family Rental Firms Ponder End Game Homing In: Single-Family Rental Firms Ponder End Game

The single-family rental market is maturing, but like most adolescents, it's unsure of what it wants to be when it grows up. Here, MFE takes a deep dive into this new institutional asset class, with the sector's biggest players weighing in on their challenges, opportunities and exit plans. More

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The Smart Money Likes Value-Add Deals The Smart Money Likes Value-Add Deals

If you have designs on buying that aging B property to renovate it to aB-plus, there’s some good news. Lenders want your business. More

Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Shadow Market
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Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Shadow Market

The shadow market seems like it would offer some stiff competition to conventional... More

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