Commercial Lending Survey Archive

Commercial Lending Conditions Ease in 2014

According to the first Urban Land Institute/EY Real Estate Consensus Forecast of 2014, commercial real estate fundamentals are projected to continue improving. Vacancy rates are expected to decline for office, industrial and retail properties, while availability for apartments is...

Lending for Small Investors in Commercial Real Estate Markets Records Slight Improvements in 2013

For most commercial REALTORS®, investment activity registered slight improvements over the past year. Members posted gains in transactions of office properties, which took the top spot. Industrial, multifamily and retail/land deals followed close behind. In terms of valuation, most...

Commercial Real Estate Lending Advances – Gains Remain Uneven

After several years of drought, the lending spigot opened a little wider during 2012, as every lender group upped its volume. With asset valuations rising and record low interest rates, lending provided a firmer foundation for investment deals. The...