Like much of the markets, commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) struggled in 2020. With many businesses and economies reopening in the first half of 2021, CMBS issuance began to reemerge, to the delight of pent-up investor demand. But CMBS deals look different today. Will post-pandemic CMBS trends be short-lived or are they here to stay? Commercial real estate (CRE) experts weighed in on a recent webinar.