Commercial real estate delinquencies broke 2% for the first time in May, observes rating agency Fitch. Weakness across various areas pushed the delinquency rate higher by 29 basis points from the previous month per a report summarized by Research Recap. Meanwhile Moody’s, tracking the same thing, thinks the delinquency rate could hit 4-5% by the end of the year.
Arguably, what matters is not performance of these properties but how the market values them today, since a lot of this is expected. So how’s that looking? Not good.