Commercial Real Estate Outlook Keeps Getting Worse, And Worse, And Worse

Darkly amusing chart courtesy of JPMorgan, which projects commercial real estate delinquencies headed into early 2010.

As you can see, they see defaults breaking 7% early next year (the bold line), while the dotted lines show the predictions they made in January, February and March. Trend is not good. Looking forward to see the severity of the spike when they make a projection next month.

Oh, and also, as the modest bump from the last recession show: The scale here is nothing like historical patterns. But you already knew that.

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