After almost 300 postings since our first one in September, 2008, it’s time to give the borrower perspective more than a few quick comments. During this time period, I’ve touched on the borrower view of CMBS loans and gave a few quick, general tips in the nature of “do this” and “don’t do this” in

Every downturn and recovery offer opportunities for investors to adapt and respond to changing economic conditions.  Today’s climate requires investors to look for commercial real estate opportunities in new and challenging ways.  Investing in distressed assets presents investors with one opportunity for growth as market conditions improve.  Winstead PC and Cohen Financial hosted a webinar

By Guest Writer – Christopher T. Nixon, Winstead PC

CMBS Master Servicers typically lack the ability to modify a CMBS loan to preemptively address a potential loan problem. A CMBS borrower frustrated with such inability may elect to purposefully default on the loan to circumvent the restrictions placed on the Master Servicer and force