The merger of BankAmerica Corp. and NationsBank Corp. has created a commercial real estate financing behemoth that is in a position to thrive even as the market softens.

At an Urban Land Institute conference here last week, the new Bank of America billed itself as a one-stop shop for real estate finance, offering construction and home-building loans in 22 states and long-term commercial mortgages, as well as securities underwriting and loan syndications.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.