Mortgage Bankers Association Panel

January 24, 2013

The Mortgage Bankers Association presented the "Pre-Election Commercial Real Estate Panel," which discussed how the political climate effects commercial real estate in 2013 and beyond. Stephen Brodie moderated a discussion regarding the broader CRE real estate market in NYC and beyond, covering topics such as: debt and equity markets, transaction velocity, acquisitions-refis or recaps, the pending election, Basel 3, Dodd Frank, the Financial Cliff, Bush Era Tax Cuts, EU, economic repression, lease changes, pending tax change- lease accounting, fund investments, FIRPTA, etc.