Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS)

A CMBS is a type of mortgage-backed security backed by mortgages on commercial rather than residential real estate. CMBS issues are usually structured as multiple tranches, similar to CMOs, rather than typical residential “passthroughs.”


The Interplay of a CMBS Spike and a Litigation Slow-Down

Dr. Charles Cowan shares his insights and predictions on the state of commercial mortgage-backed securities matters, post-COVID.

Case Study

Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) Loan Origination Expert

A commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) loan origination expert was needed for a breach of contract dispute between commercial lending institutions involving loan transaction terms.