Banks Grapple with “High Volatility” CRE Loan Rules

National Real Estate Investor, Jan. 13, 2016–Mattson-Teig, Beth

Banks are wading through the still murky issue of dealing with new Basel III rules related to high volatility commercial real estate loans. “We have definitely heard of instances where lending decisions have been impacted by the HVCRE rule,” says George Green, a senior vice president at the Mortgage Bankers Association.