Transparency in Real Estate Lending
Simon Mallinson, Executive Managing Director EMEA & APAC of RCA, presented at our recent publication event in Frankfurt an update of the US debt market. A highly relevant topic in times when German lenders having an eye on international expansion. Besides a snapshot of the US Investment market, Simon presented an update on LTVS by … Continued
Edgar Orlovskis of INREV presented at our recent event in Frankfurt an update on European debt funds. In his concluding remarks he stated five key points: 1) Managers are growing their AUM; 2) Debt funds are growing in importance; 3) AuM allocation to debt funds have risen; 4) Post crisis sees an increase in debt … Continued
International comparisons lead to even more insight: At our Event “German Debt Project 2018 in an international research context” we could welcome a good mix of high-profile speakers from our sponsors (see logos of sponsors on the start page) as well as Prof. Dr. Rick Peiser from Harvard and Dr. Nicole Lux from Cass Business … Continued
It has almost become a tradition. We present the IREBS German Debt Project at this exciting vdp event. The association is a strong supporter of this transparency project.
The International Real Estate Business School (IRE|BS) of the University of Regensburg, in association with renowned sponsors, will be devoting a full day of research presentations. The aim will be to explore the financing of commercial real estate in Germany compared with selected international markets. There will be adresses to national and international project sponsors and we … Continued
“There is no indication in this data of there being any credit-fuelled property bubble.”
“At the same time, the challenges arising from regulatory measures and digitisation are becoming ever greater; and it is early days for alternative sources at least.”
“We have supported the IRE|BS survey as transparency in the German CRE lending market is extremely important for a better understanding of the real estate investment market of one of Europe’s major economies and helps investors understand wider systematic risks”
„The IRE|BS survey covers important questions regarding the German CRE lending market which have not yet been covered.”
„There is a need for a better understanding of the commercial real estate lending market, because real estate finance can have a decisive impact on the property market and on the economic development as a whole.”
“The IREBS study is an important indicator of current financial stability surrounding real estate finance. The finance market for commercial real estate is extremely robust, which is reflected in the modest growth in lending. The banks have only extended the LTV ratio slightly and are dealing with risks in a responsible manner. The real estate sector currently does not pose any threat to the finance market.”
There is a need for a better understanding of the commercial real estate lending market because real estate finance can have a decisive impact on the property market and on the economic development as a whole.
The aim of this study is to put all market participants in a position to gain a better understanding of the opportunities and risks connected with the German commercial real estate lending market.
Prof. Dr. Tobias Just (FRICS)
of IRE|BS Immobilienakademie