Background Note | HBS Case Collection | February 2002

Note on Commercial Real Estate Financial Market

by Arthur I Segel and Melissa Yin-Yin Lam


Discusses the recent history of the commercial real estate financial market (pre-1990s-2001). Looks at the shift to more conventional capital markets for commercial real estate debt.

Keywords: History; Capital Markets; Financial Markets; Borrowing and Debt; Real Estate Industry;


Segel, Arthur I., and Melissa Yin-Yin Lam. "Note on Commercial Real Estate Financial Market." Harvard Business School Background Note 802-165, February 2002.