Commercial Real Estate Lending
Commercial real estate lending refers to the process through which commercial buyers obtain mortgages or other financing.
Many U.S. banks are starting to see new growth in commercial property loans, according to research from SNL Financial.
For most commercial REALTORS®, investment activity registered slight improvements over the past year.
NAR's George Ratiu and TJ Doyle give an update on the latest positive signs in the commercial market, as well as some of the challenges still facing the market.
On Thursday, June 13, Senators Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and James Risch (R-ID), Chairwoman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Small Business, respectively, held a markup hearing of S.289, the “Commercial Real Estate and Economic Development (CREED) Act of 2013.”
With vacancy rates modestly falling and rents moderately rising in commercial real estate sectors, market fundamentals have improved, but financing remains a challenge for small business.
Realtors® who specialize in commercial real estate expressed optimism and confidence in the market during a forum at the Realtors® Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo.
Real estate professionals who only work in residential real estate can make referral income by partnering with a strong commercial agent.
With multifamily housing back on its feet, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun said the more hopeful tone in Washington may pave the way for a full commercial recovery.
American businesses rely upon the availability and affordability of terrorism risk insurance, and it's a vital component of most commercial real estate transactions, NAR said in testimony today, the 11th anniversary of 9/11.
NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong explores the latest Commercial Market Survey results and what this means to commercial practitioners. He also reminds commercial members to complete the Code of Ethics training before the end of the year.