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What CREFC Wants to See with the Change in Leadership in D.C. (Wealth Management, January 11, 2021)

More Commercial Real Estate Groups Speak Out about Wednesday's Events at the Capitol (Commercial Observer, January 7, 2021)

For Fannie and Freddie, Big Decisions Await (Multihousing News, November 20, 2020)

Federal Agency Requires Fannie, Freddie to Steer More Loans to Affordable Housing  (Costar, November 19, 2020)

CMBS Deals Continue in Face of Uncertainty (Commercial Property Executive, November 6, 2020)

Commercial Real Estate Somehow Has Been Skipped Over for COVID-19 Aid. Here's a plan to Change that through Equity Investments.  (MarketWatch, July 2, 2020)

Lenders Provide “Mixed Bag” of Relief to CRE Borrowers (National Real Estate Investor, June 30, 2020)

CREFC, NYU Launch Diversity Endowment Collaboration  (GlobeSt, June 19, 2020)

Hotel Owner Seeking Mortgage Relief? Not If Wall Street Owns Your Loan
 (Wall Street Journal, June 4, 2020)

Lawsuit Claims TPG Stopped Funding Loan Last Month Due to Liquidity Issues  (Commercial Observer, April 29, 2020)

CREFC’s Pendergast Highlights CMBS Outlook  (National Real Estate Investor, April 28, 2020)

Q&A: CREFC’s Justin Ailes is the Lobbyist Par Excellence of the Finance Industry (Commercial Observer, April 21, 2020)

Striking a Balance Between Tenants, Landlords and Lenders (Commercial Observer, April 10, 2020)

Fed Adds Legacy CMBS to TALF Collateral (Connect CRE, April 10, 2020)

Fed’s Latest Stimulus Includes CMBS Relief
 (GlobeSt, April 10, 2020)

Hard-Hit Industries Vie for Piece of Massive Fed Lending Program, S&P  (ABL Advisors, April 6, 2020)

Hard-Hit Industries Vie for Piece of Massive Fed Lending Program  (S&P Global, April 3, 2020)

A Guide for CMBS Borrowers Seeking Forbearance  (Connect CRE, April 3, 2020)

Stay of Execution: COVID-19 Has Hotel CMBS Backed into a Corner  (Commercial Observer, April 3, 2020)

Private-Label CMBS Market Begs For Fed Lifeline As Liquidity Crisis Looms (Bisnow, April 2, 2020)

Commercial Real Estate Industry Coronavirus Resource Center (National Real Estate Investor, April 1, 2020)

The $2 Trillion Stimulus Bill May Not Be Enough Medicine For Ailing U.S. Economy 
(Bisnow, March 27, 2020)

CRE Associations Ask Government for Help With CMBS Liquidity  (GlobeSt, March 25, 2020)

ABS cheers TALF 2.0 but Bemoans Limited Scope  (GlobalCapital, March 24, 2020)

ndustry Groups Push for Inclusion of CMBS in Reestablished TALF Program  (Commercial Observer, March 24, 2020)

Real Estate Groups Urge Expansion of TALF to Include CMBS, Agency Securities (CRE Direct, March 24, 2020)

Coronavirus Prompts Closure Of Carlsbad Premium Outlets (Patch, March 19, 2020)

Coronavirus Already Taking Big Toll on Urban Malls (Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2020)

Rate Plunge Prompts Multifamily Borrowing Binge (Multi-Housing News, March 5, 2020)