James Kresl is Senior Vice President, Single-Family Rental (SFR) Portfolio Underwriting. He is responsible for helping to grow and manage the underwriting pipeline for Arbor’s SFR products.
Mr. Kresl has more than a decade of experience working in different facets of the commercial banking and real estate fields. He comes to Arbor from 5 Arch Funding Corp, where he served as Vice President of Underwriting, and senior credit officer for bridge loan programs. During his tenure, he developed multifamily, mixed-use and ground-up construction loan platforms for the company. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of commercial banking at Pacific Mercantile Bank, where he managed a multimillion-dollar portfolio of commercial real estate and business loans.
Mr. Kresl received his Master of Business Administration from California State University, Long Beach, and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara.