In our inaugural episode of our new podcast series, StackedUP, Akerman's Beau Baker and Anne Marie Garavaglia talk with Lisa Pendergast, executive director of CREFC (Commercial Real Estate Finance Council) about hot topics in the real estate capital markets and CMBS including:
- Status of the CMBS industry and the climb out of COVID
- Borrower relief programs and legislation
- 2021 event schedule for CREFC
- New legislation to help the LIBOR to SOFR transition (lender relief)
- The popular CREFC Virtual Fitness Fundraiser taking place nationwide during the month of October to benefit Girls, Inc.