Shake-Up Looms in Real Estate Finance

Freed, Dan
November 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;11/6/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 42, p4
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of whole-loan financing on commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) in the U.S. Its combination with the lending rate of CMBS however, highly regarded for its flexibility. According to David Harrison, director of the collateralized debt obligations (CDO) group of Derivative Fitch, some commercial property owners were unmindful of the packagings of their loans into these CDOs.


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