TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - CMLS Financial, one of Canada's largest, independently owned mortgage services companies, has released their latest Commercial Mortgage Commentary, an in-depth analysis of the commercial mortgage market in Canada.

Our May 2015 commentary provides highlights from our 5th annual Canadian Commercial Mortgage Market survey which indicates a total commercial mortgage balance of $195 billion and annual origination of $39 billion for 2014. Also discussed in this issue are sentiments by lenders for the upcoming year; volatility in GoC bond rates and its impact on commercial spreads; the growing CMBS market; and more.

Read the May 2015 Commercial Mortgage Commentary.

CMLS Financial is Canada's only dedicated provider of commercial mortgage market intelligence. On a quarterly basis, CMLS Financial publishes a commentary on the Canadian commercial mortgage market with specific analysis of the conventional market, the CMHC insured market, and the Canadian CMBS market. Founded in 1974, CMLS Financial has over 40 years experience as Canada's Mortgage Company™. For more information, visit

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CMLS Financial
Eric Clark, CFA
Associate Director, Mortgage Valuations