Development Magazine Summer 2011

Finance

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A Tale of Two Markets: Present vs. Past CMBS 

The CMBS market may not have ramped up to 2007 levels, but the contrast between this year and last year is stark: according to Standard & Poor’s, the first quarter saw nearly as much in new CMBS volume as it did in all of 2010.

From the Archives: Finance Articles from the Previous Issue

Finance

At a Crossroads: Loan Sales, Modifications Growing as Markets Stabilize 

The long road to clarity and price discovery may seem a little shorter than it was in the darker days of the recession, as momentum in loan sales and modifications is building. This activity also proves the old adage that one person’s distress is another’s opportunity.