Commercial real estate financing has resurfaced as a viable growth opportunity, evidenced by the emerging class of fintech suppliers boasting shiny new platforms dedicated to these loans as well as the pursuits of nonbank lenders, credit unions and community financial institutions vying for a share of the market.
And, it helps that regulatory decisions have prompted favorable conditions for smaller institutions to get involved. For lenders looking to expand and diversify their CRE loan portfolio, the current state of the market and the level of complexity for funding in various niche sectors must be considered. Evaluation of these factors today will notably point to multifamily lending as a smart move.
Bullish CRE market data tells us a lot about specific multifamily financing opportunities, general homeownership trends and the general consumer economics. Here a few highlights to note.
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