Tag: construction lending

Can We Trust What Senior Loan Officers are Telling the Fed?

November 16, 2018 by Zelman & Associates

Once a quarter, the Federal Reserve conducts a survey of senior loan officers at large domestic banks and U.S. branches of foreign banks. The results of the October 2018 survey were just released, with approximately 65-70 responses received ...

Fed Senior Loan Officer Survey Does Not Tell Entire Story on AD&C Lending

August 11, 2017 by Zelman & Associates

Last week, the Federal Reserve published its latest Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey with the goal to “provide qualitative and limited quantitative information on credit availability and demand.” As it relates to residential real estate capital ...

Can Tighter Bank Lending Prevent Multi-Family Oversupply Problem?

November 04, 2016 by Zelman & Associates

As of 2Q16, the entire banking system held almost $400 billion of loans backing the acquisition, construction and development (AD&C) of residential and non-residential land and buildings. Over the last year, 16% growth led all major loan categories, ...