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BANKERS PREPARE TO ADJUST CRE LENDING FOLLOWING FEDERAL REGULATORS’ WARNINGS ABOUT RELAXED UNDERWRITING | 01/27/2016 | U.S. bankers haven't taken their foot off the gas yet but they are watching their CRE loan portfolios carefully following a recent warning from the FDIC and say they ar... MORE
ONE OF CRE MARKET'S STRONGEST YEARS IN HISTORY ENDS ON A HIGH NOTE | 01/27/2016 | For almost everyone involved in commercial real estate, 2015 was a very good year. The impressive recovery in commercial property values is apparent in the year-end release... MORE
REFINANCING STILL DRIVING MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS | 01/27/2016 | Refinancing continued to buoy up mortgage application volume during the week ended January 22 as interest rates fell back to levels last seen in the mid-fall of 2015.  Purchase mortgage applic... MORE
2016 HOLDS A MIXED OUTLOOK FOR RESTAURANT OPERATORS | 01/26/2016 | As 2016 begins, the restaurant industry seems perpetually stuck in neutral. Despite a host of tailwinds, like low gas prices, nearly full employment and low inflation, restaurant prognosticators... MORE
THE TRUE COST OF POOR WORKER HEALTH IS A C-SUITE ISSUE | 01/26/2016 | Does your employer want to grow top-line revenue? It seems like a dumb question; what employer doesn’t want to make more money? And yet, says Ron Loeppke, MD, MPH, many employers essentially ... MORE