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"Pretend and Extend" Coming to an End, Restructuring Specialist Says
Tom Mullaney, a founding partner of the real estate and financial restructuring firm Huntley, Mullaney, Spargo & Sullivan, LLC (HMS), leaves little room for doubt when it comes to his view on the changing attitude of lenders in the current financial climate.
Dan Neidich on The Real Estate Roundtable's Policy Initiatives

Chairman Dan Neidich discusses the Real Estate Roundtable's policy initiatives.

The Value of Energy Efficiency for REITs

Roger Platt of the U.S. Green Building Council discusses energy efficiency and the value to REITs and shareholders alike.

Gil Menna on Debt Markets

Goodwin Procter's Gil Menna looks at looming debt maturities, the future of the CMBS market and the importance of FIRPTA.

Ray Milnes on Changing Financial Reporting

Ray Milnes of KPMG discusses the impact of potential changes to financial reporting for REITs.

Keven Lindemann on REITs and Leverage

SNL Financial's Keven Lindemann looks at REITs' use of leverage.

Nordby: Talking TALF and CMBS

Hans Nordby looks at the importance of the TALF program and getting the CMBS market moving.

TALF Sees First Requests for New CMBS Loans
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York announced on November 17 that it had received loan requests totaling $72.2 million for new commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) issuances.
Peter Mitchell Previews Asian REITs in 2010

At REITWorld 2009, APREA CEO Peter Mitchell offers his outlook on the Asian REIT market for 2010.

Philip Charls on State of European REITs

Philip Charls, CEO of the European Public Real Estate Association, looks at the state of REITs in Europe.


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