CMBS Market Turmoil Opens Door for Commercial Banks 

Tumultuous world financial markets sent the commercial mortgage backed securities market into a tailspin in September and October 1998. Spreads for AAA rated CMBS to 10 year Treasuries spiked to 200 basis points in October from less than 100 basis

A World of Opportunity 

Immigrant businesspeople represent a viable market segment that is revitalizing the commercial real estate market in urban neighborhoods as well as in towns on the outskirts of big cities. Enclaves of immigrant businesses have brought new life to moribund commercial

Georgia Real Estate on My Mind 

For commercial real estate in Georgia the theme has been growth, though concerns about overbuilding remain for the state’s capital and largest city, Atlanta, an economic hub of the Southeast. Brokers are guardedly optimistic about the prospects of various property