CRE

CRE

Some More CRE Venus Fly Trap Shoots

Between RealPoint and TREPP, any investor who has the reading comprehension of an 8 year old, the excel skills of a moderately well-trained primate and access to either or both of these databases, should be able to extract sufficient data that will promptly indicate just what commercial real estate is shooting up these days. Whatever it is, it sure ain't green.

Some More CRE Venus Fly Trap Shoots

Between RealPoint and TREPP, any investor who has the reading comprehension of an 8 year old, the excel skills of a moderately well-trained primate and access to either or both of these databases, should be able to extract sufficient data that will promptly indicate just what commercial real estate is shooting up these days. Whatever it is, it sure ain't green.

Will TALF 3.0 Be Enough For A CRE Lazarus Act

Several reports came out today on CNBC and other MSM conduits about a brand new government effort which may consider expanding the already many-times revised TALF program to capture all sorts of commercial real estate securities, including the uber toxic ones, and extend the duration on TALF loans from the established 3 years to 5 or more years.

CRE Performance By Property Type


prepared by Lehman bros.

In other CRE news, EuroHypo says GGP press release disclosing it is owed $2.6 billion by the bankrupt mall operator is "not correct". Gotta love when two multibillion enterprises (well, one is not so multibillion any more) publicly accuse each other of lies.

CRE Performance By Property Type


prepared by Lehman bros.

In other CRE news, EuroHypo says GGP press release disclosing it is owed $2.6 billion by the bankrupt mall operator is "not correct". Gotta love when two multibillion enterprises (well, one is not so multibillion any more) publicly accuse each other of lies.

What John Hancock Tower Sale Implies For CRE

Zero Hedge's feelings about commercial real estate are no secret. Yesterday's sale of the John Hancock Tower to Normandy was an interesting market test, with media reports claiming it implied either nothing much or only good things about CRE and CMBS recoveries. A contrarian (and realistic) analysis on the transaction out of Morgan Stanely implies that based on this deal, not all is good in CRE land. (hat tip to reader David).

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The Fundamentals Behind CRE - Part 1

Continuing the trend of disclosing the dirty laundry in Commercial Real Estate, I am presenting some raw data which the general readership should be made aware of before determining how fair (or not) any PIPP, TALF or other plan is to various beneficiaries.

Here is the summary: