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Are we in a Goldilocks Phase of the Economic Expansion?

Absent a geopolitical shock, a surprise in the trade war, or a disorderly Brexit, I am expecting a Goldilocks economy for 2020, an economy with modest, non-inflationary growth, not too hot, not too cold, but just right.

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11/18/2019 by Arash Sotoodehnia, PhD

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How Commercial Real Estate Lender’s view Collateral by Property Type

Commercial Real Estate can largely be broken out into four different product types: Multifamily, Retail, Office and Industrial. Within each of these product types there lies specializations, nuances and combinations that make up the commercial real estate sector.

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11/5/2019 by Kevin Henderson

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What to do with Fannie and Freddie?

In September, the Trump administration proposed a new plan to re-privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Their proposed plan would reverse one of the first actions taken in order to address the great economic crisis of 2008. But any modification of the status-quo would certainly have enormous ramifications for lenders and borrowers alike. If everything is working so well, why not just leave things as they are?

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10/21/2019 by Bill Lanting

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