Archive for May, 2009

Commercial Mortgage Originations Down 70%

May 14, 2009

The Mortgage Bankers Association just released results of its quarterly commercial mortgage origination survey.

 Here are the depressing take-aways:

  • Originations down 26% quarter over quarter and down 70% year over year
  • CMBS conduit volume down 96% year over year.
  • GSE (government sponsored entities) down 17% for the quarter.
  • Life insurance companies origination down 7%


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