April Rent Delinquency Analysis & Managing Renters During COVID-19

May 4, 2020

Article by: TheGuarantors 45 days into the crisis, the Risk Management team at TheGuarantors analyzed data from some of the biggest landlords across the country to better understand delinquency rates in rent payments, and what changes they had seen. Read the full article:

Shelter-in-Place Orders Boost Demand for Storage Space

May 1, 2020

Article by: Barbra Murray and Commercial Property Executive The self-storage sector, which has been faring quite well over the last decade, is getting a boost from a source no one could have foreseen: the coronavirus. Read the full article:

COVID-19 Valuation Considerations Podcast

May 1, 2020

Be sure to check out this podcast. This Valuation Committee podcast features a few authors of a recently published document entitled “COVID-19 Valuation Considerations For Institutional Commercial Real Estate in the U.S.” Several of the authors will be on hand to discuss their individual perspectives on valuation trends in 2Q2020.

Valuation Impacts of COVID-19

April 30, 2020

Webinar by:  Appraisal Institute The Appraisal Institute’s April 17, 2020, webinar featured about a dozen nationally recognized commercial real estate experts who addressed changing market conditions during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Watch the full webinar: Check out the notes:  Valuation Impacts of COVID-19

U.S. Unemployment Waves Keep Hitting With Millions More Claims

April 23, 2020

Article by: Reade Pickert “The tidal waves of unemployment filings across the U.S. showed only the barest signs of abating last week as more than 4 million people applied for benefits, bringing the five-week total during the coronavirus pandemic to 26.5 million.” Read the full article:

Institutional Investors Plan to Rein in Real Estate Investments in 2020

April 23, 2020

Article Published by:  Institutional Real Estate, Inc. “Global institutional investors, such as pension funds, endowments, and foundations, plan to reduce their new capital commitments to real estate by an average of 11 percent in 2020, according to the 24th annual Institutional Investors Real Estate Trends report, conducted by Institutional Real Estate, Inc. and Kingsley Associates.”…read more

Capright Among “Big Five” Independent Valuation Firms Providing 2Q Guidance

April 22, 2020

COVID-19 Valuation Considerations For Institutional Commercial Real Estate in the U.S. April 22, 2020 Matthew Ansay, MAI, CRE – National Valuation Consultants Jay Marling, MAI, CRE, FRICS – Capright David R. Walden, CRE, FRICS, MAI, CCIM – NPV Advisors Jeffrey Walker, MAI, CRE – US Realty Consultants Jerry Witte, MAI, CRE, FRICS – Qval Property…read more

The Economy in the Time of Covid-19 – Latin America and Caribbean Region

April 21, 2020

This report is a joint product of the Chief Economist office for Latin America and the Caribbean (LCRCE) and the Macroeconomics, Trade and Investment (MTI) Global Practice at the World Bank. “After a period of rapid economic growth associated with high commodity prices, the region had entered a phase of lackluster performance. Recent developments, including…read more