May Issue: Is CMBS Really Back to Stay?

Total CMBS issuance has been on an upward trajectory for the past few years, and another rise is expected this year. But we have seen numerous false starts before, and already there are signs that lending standards are loosening around the edges. So how secure is the recovery in this financing sector?

CPE_1_514Total CMBS issuance has been on an upward trajectory for the past few years, and another rise is expected this year. But we have seen numerous false starts before, and already there are signs that lending standards are loosening around the edges. So how secure is the recovery in this financing sector?