Tag Archive for financial regulation

2011 CRE Outlook: More of the Same?

An interesting report from Deloitte LLP (Commercial Real Estate Outlook: Top Five Issues in 2011) has been making it’s way through various publications and media outlets. Boiled down, the authors put forth a generally guarded outlook for the future: while…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

How Will FinReg Affect Regional Banks? Mariner Kemper, UMB Financial chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on the impact of financial regulation. What do Those Abroad Feel About Commercial Real Estate’s Impact on the Economy? French Economy Minister Christine Lagarde…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review for the Week of July 24-30 – Despite Financial Regulation passing last week, is the financial industry trying to influence policy? – Tim Geithner thinks the government should retain a mortgage guarantee. – Would…

You Get What You Pay For

How shall I put this delicately? I have heard that sometimes, when the owner of an asset hires an expert to evaluate said asset, a potential conflict of interest can arise. The expert evaluator might, possibly be tempted to inflate…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

National Economic Council Director Larry Summers discusses the Wall Street reform bill It is more important to know the parameters of the EU’s bank stress tests than it is to know the results, Richard Portes from London Business School told…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review for the Week of July 17-23 – Is Tim Geithner the biggest winner of  financial regulation reform passing this week? – Meanwhile, Barney Frank is aiming to tackle Fannie and Freddie. – GGP is…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review – The Week of June 26-July 2 – As if we learned nothing, CMBS is back, and property owners are taking advantage of the good rates and terms. – Could financial regulation boost mortgage…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review-Week of May 23-29. -What’s in the Senate Banking Bill? Read the full text here, and summaries here. -Healthcare REITs get upgraded rating. Time to buy in? -Welsh Property Trust‘s new projection for their IPO…