INSIGHTS

OPINION: Now is When Commercial Lenders Need to Prepare for the Next Recession
NOTE TO READERS: This article was published by National Mortgage News on August 29, 2019, and is reprinted here with permission from the publisher. Author: Dianne Crocker July 1, 2019, was an important… READ MORE >
  |   09.04.2019
A NEW LOOK AT THE METROS OUT IN FRONT IN 2019: Top 5 Phase I ESA Markets by Size
Late last month, I delivered my mid-year market update, highlighting key trends in commercial real estate this year—and what that’s meant for the volume of Phase I environmental site assessments across the U.S.… READ MORE >
  |   08.22.2019
WHAT MEGA TRENDS ARE RESHAPING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE?
NOTE TO READERS: Below is an article that was just published in the Summer edition of the EBA Journal. The focus is on how broad trends like office-using job growth, site reuse and READ MORE >
  |   06.14.2019
1Q19 Construction Lending Update
NOTE TO READERS: This article was just published in the inaugural edition of the CLRM Journal, a publication dedicated to construction lender risk management and distributed to construction lenders and equity capital providers READ MORE >
  |   02.04.2019
Upcycling for Retail Sites: Reuse, Renovate, Repurpose
Retail sector: glass is half full Just in time for Halloween comes the next batch of scare headlines about retail store closings. This round was prompted by Toys ‘R’ Us finalizing the closing… READ MORE >
  |   10.22.2018
FINDING YIELD DURING RECORD ECONOMIC RECOVERY
NOTE TO READERS: Below is an article that was just published in the Summer edition of the EBA Journal. The focus is on where the commercial real estate market stands at the first READ MORE >
  |   07.02.2018
Diamonds in the Rough
The mid-year edition of CRE Direct opens with a Letter from the Editor, immediately calling out the question on everyone’s mind: When will the next recession take hold?
“How long [the economic recovery]
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  |   06.14.2018
5 Reasons to Submit a PRISM Awards Nomination
Ever had your name called in a roomful of other professionals because someone nominated you for the honor of receiving an industry award of recognition? Few have. For many, it’s a once-in-a-career honor.… READ MORE >
  |   03.06.2018
Lease Comps Available in Collateral360
Having quick access to reliable, accurate and complete real estate information enhances the underwriting and management of your real estate assets, and gives you a competitive advantage. EDR now offers CompStak’s industry-leading lease… READ MORE >
  |   02.13.2018
ASSESSING FLOOD RISK IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
NOTE TO READERS: This article was just published in the Winter edition of the EBA Journal. Professional members of the Environmental Bankers Association responded to last year’s epic hurricanes to provide valuable response READ MORE >
  |   01.23.2018