08/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Regional Banks Could Suffer From Commercial Real Estate Bust

NEW YORK (Fortune) -- Regional banks can no longer ignore the elephant in the room -- their exposure to the commercial real estate bust.

Though housing markets remain weak, analysts expect credit problems over the next year to center on commercial real estate -- mortgages on office and apartment buildings and shopping malls, as well as construction, development and industrial loans.

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