The Return of Seller Financing for Commercial Real Estate
Probate & Property Magazine: January/February 2010, Volume 24, Number 1
By Jeffrey A. Usow and Jade Earl Newburn
Jeffrey A. Usow is a partner and Jade Earl Newburn is an associate in the Chicago, Illinois, office of Mayer Brown LLP.
Since late 2008, the global financial markets have been under incredible, and perhaps unprecedented, strain. Lenders have decreased their lending activity, in part as a result of the collapse in value of commercial mortgage-backed securities and derivatives.