Lenders' Insatiable Appetite for Commercial Real Estate
Life Company Lenders Encountering Renewed Competition
Chandan — The initial recovery in commercial real estate investment activity has been rewarding for life company lenders. Absent robust competition to originate mortgages to institutional borrowers, life companies have expanded their share of the secured debt market while working to hold the line on underwriting standards. It has not been a volume game.
Read the column at the Commercial Observer website.