Chinese Firm Buys Foreclosed LA Marriott, 10% of Hotel Loans Delinquent In February, CMBS Delinquencies at 5.73% (Moody's) But Slowing - CRE Reading

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Shenzhen New World Group Co buys foreclosed LA Marriott for $60 Million - LA Times
Broker Warns About CMBS Modifications -
$RPT: Ramco-Gershenson Closes $31M CMBS Loan -
The Commercial Real Estate Pretend and Extend Strategy Continues - Housing Wire
US CMBS delinquencies tick ever upwards (5.73%, monthly change down) - FT Alphaville
Harrah’s to Extend $5.5 Billion CMBS Loan Maturities - Bloomberg
Fed's TALF Rejects 19 CMBS Bonds -
10% of hotel loans were delinquent in February (Moody's) - Economist
Fitch says US Hotel CMBS Delinquencies to Double to 25-30% (Fitch) - ResearchRecap
Trepp: CMBS Loan Losses to Deepen in 2010 - NREIonline
Trepp Reports CMBS Delinquencies Are Slowing - DSNews
PWC Director: the Worst May be Over for Commercial Real Estate - Housing Wire
LNR plans $1 billion CMBS offering - SouthFloridaBiz
AIA: Architecture Billings Index Shows Contraction in February - Calculated Risk
RealPoint Monthly Delinquency Report for January - RealPoint
"In January 2010, the delinquent unpaid balance for CMBS increased by another $4.3 billion, up to $45.94 billion from $41.64 billion a month prior."

"Based upon an updated trend analysis, we now project the delinquency percentage to grow to between 6% and 7% through the first quarter of 2010, potentially approaching and surpassing 8-9% under more heavily stressed scenarios through the mid-2010)."