Commercial Real Estate & Business News – January 13, 2017

Foreclosure filings reached their lowest level in 10 years in 2016, ATTOM Data Solutions said Thursday. The year just past also saw the lowest annual foreclosure rate nationwide since 2006. There were foreclosure filings on 933,045 US properties last year, down 14% from the year prior.…»
Private equity funds are starting out 2017 continuing to bet on the single-family rental (SFR) market, a large but widely fragmented property segment that’s entering its fifth year as an institutional real estate investment play. …»

Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it saw a record-setting $56.8 billion in loan purchase and bond guarantee volume in 2016, up from $47.3 billion in 2015. The company also announced it issued an unprecedented $51.2 billion in multifamily securities…»

On behalf of Bayport PV Associated LP, JLL’s Capital Markets completed a $10.5 million refinancing for the Paradise Valley Medical Plaza. Principal Real Estate Investors provided the 10-year, fixed-rate loan for the fully occupied medical office plaza, located in Paradise Valley, Arizona.…»
Altus Group Limited, in collaboration with the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts and the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries, today released the results of the 2017 Real Confidence Executive Index, revealing that commercial real estate executives are especially bullish on industrial…»