Video: COVID-19 and Distress in CMBS Markets

Presented by Victor Calanog, PhD 

Head of Commercial Real Estate Economics, Victor Calanog, discusses the early warning signals of loan distress and other concerns as lockdown abates. Nearly 84% of relief requests in US Commercial Mortgage Back Securities (CMBS) come from hotels and retailers, according to client experience.

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