The Fundamentals Reality: Weak Demand
We all know about fundamentals and supply and demand. But the supply and demand that many real estate investors seem to focus on today is capital. They count on more capital to make things better. They hope if capital comes back into the markets we can start doing more deals again, prices would increase in the augmented trading, and the cycle would ramp up. Bad deals transacted near the last market peak might have a chance, if they could be bailed out by appreciation.
SAN DIEGO—Berkadia’s Ernie Katai discusses the multifamily demand and fundamentals that have helped his firm achieve rapid growth and how the firm is preparing for the year ahead, in this EXCLUSIVE video interview.
PLANO, TX—The closures, planned to occur over the next few months, come on the heels of the company’s first year of profitability since 2010.
NEWPORT BEACH, CA—Over time, long-term and short-term interest rates generally correlate, though this is not always the case in the short run, CBRE’s Phil Voorhees tells GlobeSt.com in this EXCLUSIVE story about his yield-prediction contest.
SAN DIEGO—Speakers during the CMBS panel at MBA’s CREF/Multifamily Housing Convention and Expo 2017 say educating brokers and borrowers is key to a healthy CMBS future.