Insurers Breathe New Life into CRE Lending, Commercial Mortgages

Year-end loan numbers for some of the nation’s major life insurers show them increasingly willing to jump back into commercial real estate lending. Metlife, Prudential, Standard and American Equity Investment all posted strong increases in originations and/or portfolio build up.

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