Wells Fargo Bank was the top commercial/multifamily mortgage originator in 2010, according to a set of listings released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). Other originators in the top 10 include HFF LP, Meridian Capital Group LLC, CBRE Capital Markets Inc., Prudential Mortgage Capital Co., MetLife Real Estate Investments, Deutsche Bank Commercial Real Estate, PNC Real Estate, Northmarq Capital LLC, and Berkadia Commercial Mortgage LLC.
According to the MBA, seven different companies topped the 11 lists reporting originations by investor groups: Wells Fargo Bank as the top originator for commercial banks/savings institutions, conduits, Fannie Mae, REITs, mortgage REITs, investment funds and other investors; MetLife Real Estate Investments for life insurance companies; CBRE Capital Markets Inc. for Freddie Mac; Prudential Mortgage Capital Co. for FHA/Ginnie Mae; TIAA-CREF for pension funds; HFF LP for credit companies; and Cohen Financial for specialty finance.
By dollar volume, the top five originators for third parties in 2010 were Wells Fargo Bank; HFF, L.P.; Meridian Capital Group, LLC; CBRE Capital Markets Inc.; and Prudential Mortgage Capital Co.
A copy of the results is available for sale through MBA's Online Storec.Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
SOURCE: Mortgage Bankers Association