CMBS Delinquency Rate Maintains Downward Trajectory

The commercial mortgage-backed securities delinquency rate fell 10 basis points during March to 2.38 percent, driven by robust new issuance and few new delinquencies, reported Fitch Ratings, New York.

Fitch: Slowing Trend in CMBS Defeasance

Commercial mortgage-backed securities defeasance volume soared during late 2021 and into January, but that trend could be ending, said Fitch Ratings, New York.

Industry Briefs Feb. 10, 2022: Insellerate Gets Capital Investment

Insellerate, Newport Beach, Calif., a provider of customer relationship management and marketing automation platforms to the mortgage lender and real estate industries, announced a strategic investment led by Argentum with participation from First Analysis.

Fitch: Non-Bank Mortgage Servicers Face Increasing Regulatory Scrutiny

Fitch Ratings, New York, said regulatory scrutiny of servicing practices at U.S. mortgage companies is expected to increase in 2022 as pandemic-related government forbearance programs expire and borrowers transition into other permanent loss mitigation alternatives or default.