New technology is shaping how field
information is filed and shared
AZLAND Business Solutions LLC
The hospitality sector is coming back
along with the improving economy
First Financial Bancorp
Prospect for untapped opportunities
in an often-overlooked niche
Commercial Mortgage Exchange Inc.
COMMERCIAL;EDITION VOLUME 13 ISSUE 11 NOVEMBER 2013
Nonregulated lenders offer a
viable option for homebuilders
Sabal Financial Group
Explain to lenders how energy
efficiency improves property values
Avant Capital Partners LLC
Set strategies for tackling future
Although Federal Reserve policies have kept interest rates anchored for the past several years,
changing winds are causing interest-rate fluctuations, and inevitably, interest rates will increase.
As the market shifts, commercial mortgage brokers may find that investors are concerned about
rate increases. Although higher rates typically depress property values, they also indicate a
stronger economy — and a stronger economy reinforces a vibrant commercial real estate market.
Take a closer look at the dynamics that play in favor of investors as the market moves forward.
By;Odell;Murry, California Mortgage Association
Kenya’s growing economy is attracting
foreign investors. Plus: From the Editor
Will the recovery in the commercial
mortgage-backed securities market
hold up? Plus: In the Past Month
The retail market shows consistent,
yet unimpressive, growth.
20 | Spotlight: Oklahoma
The Sooner State’s economic strength is
lending stability to commercial markets.
For the first time, Scotsman Guide is bringing
its industry-leading originator rankings to the
commercial side. This January, we’ll be ranking
commercial mortgage originators according
to overall loan volume, total loans closed
Are you one of the top commercial producers
in the industry? Then be sure to submit your
information for Scotsman Guide’s first-ever
Top Commercial Originators.
Submissions open January 2014.
For more, see Page 36.