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Favorable Expectations For 2014 Voiced By Experts in First Survey

After generating robust small-balance loan volume last year at historically low interest rates, the question arises as to how the small-balance commercial (SBC) lending landscape is shaping up for 2014. A panel of SBC experts weighed in on an inaugural poll conducted by Boxwood with a range of mostly optimistic views.Read More

Small-Balance Borrowers Go Long With Life Cos.

Property owners aiming to lock in today's attractive rates over long-term holds are suddenly finding plenty of interest among more aggressive life company lenders.Read More

Lending Execs At A Loss To Explain Q2 Small-Balance Originations Drop

Boxwood Means reports a sizable decline in second-quarter small-balance originations - but it's unclear whether higher rates alone are to blame.Read More

Portals Positioning To Tap Small-Cap Crowdfunding Equity

With deregulation of crowdfunding equity raising, several CRE online portal platforms are registering to match project sponsors with accredited - and soon non-accredited - investor capital.Read More

Small-Balance Lenders 'Relatively Oblivious' To Rate Hike

A veteran finance executive sees minimal impact of the general interest-rate hike on quotes from most balance-sheet small-balance lenders - so far.Read More

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