NEW YORK CITY-Most distressed investors or funds, both here and abroad, are very selective in today’s market due to the amount of opportunities. So said panelists at Thursday afternoon’s “Opportunities for Buyers and Sellers in Sales of Distressed Assets” session at the Distressed Real Estate Investing Summit here.

“Investors are flooded with opportunities,” explained panelist Alex Moglia, president of Moglia Advisors. “They want easy deals,” he added, noting that many investors are still holding back and waiting for assets to get cheaper.

Lorie Beers, managing director of KPMG Corporate Finance LLC agreed with Moglia. “There is still liquidity in the market,” she said. “There is also great opportunity for foreign investors in US real estate to take advantage of the hedge. It is a currency play, but you still need solid fundamentals.”

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