commercial real estate loans
Banks Paused Tightening in Q4
Many U.S. financial institutions left loan standards unchanged for business and real estate credits, as demand weakened.
Banks Ease Terms on Business Loans in Q1
A Fed survey finds banks were encouraged to ease terms on C&I loans by "a more favorable or less uncertain economic outlook."
CRE Market Set to Soften: Fitch
Once again, U.S. banks are over-exposed to commercial real estate at a time when the market is expected to turn.
Banks Strong Enough to Ride a CRE Bubble
The Federal Reserve reports that valuation pressures in the CRE market are increasing but vulnerabilities in the U.S. financial system have moderated.
Banks Taking Steps to Mitigate Energy Loan Losses
Many financial institutions surveyed by the Fed expect the quality of energy loans to deteriorate in 2015.