March 5 | The Journal Record

Commercial Lending Increases After Two-Year Decline | by Darren Currin

The Journal Record writes: The thawing of commercial real estate credit appears to be picking up pace as Chandan Economics reported today that commercial property lending among banks in the United States was up in the fourth quarter of 2011, marking the first time in two years. The last time commercial lending spiked upwards was in the first quarter of 2010, according to the data.

Read the Journal Record's coverage of the Q4 2011 Bank Default and Lending Report at