Arbor Appoints Collin Downey as Vice President in Irvine, CA, Office
UNIONDALE, NY (Feb. 22, 2016) – Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC (“Arbor”), a national, direct commercial real estate lender, today announced the appointment of loan originator Collin Downey as Vice President, Sales in the company’s Irvine, CA, office. Mr. Downey reports to Ken Fazio, Senior Vice President, National Production Manager.
With more than 10 years of real estate finance expertise on a multitude of products and the full range of assets types, Mr. Downey will be responsible for originating loans under all of Arbor’s diverse multifamily and commercial product lines, including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, Bridge, CMBS and Mezzanine financing.
Prior to joining Arbor, Mr. Downey served as a Senior Loan Officer at Fidelity Commercial Funding where he originated more than $485 million in multifamily and commercial property loans nationwide.
Mr. Downey earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley.
Founded by Chairman and CEO Ivan Kaufman, Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC and Arbor Commercial Funding, LLC are national direct lenders specializing in loan origination and servicing for multifamily, seniors housing, healthcare and other diverse commercial real estate assets. Arbor is a Top 10 Fannie Mae DUS® Multifamily Lender by volume and the Top Fannie Mae Small Loan lender, a Freddie Mac Program Plus® Seller/Servicer and the Top Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan Lender, a Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Seniors Housing Lender, an FHA Multifamily Accelerated Processing (MAP)/LEAN Lender, a HUD-approved LIHTC Lender as well as a CMBS, Bridge, Mezzanine and Preferred Equity lender, consistently building on its reputation for service, quality and flexibility. Arbor also offers Arbor LoanExpress, an online loan origination and processing platform designed to make multifamily financing easier and quicker for borrowers, brokers and correspondent lenders. With a current servicing portfolio of more than $12 billion, Arbor is a primary commercial loan servicer and special servicer rated by Standard & Poor’s with an Above Average rating. Arbor is also on the Standard & Poor’s Select Servicer List and is a primary commercial loan servicer and loan level special servicer rated by Fitch Ratings.
Arbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC also manages Arbor Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust, (REIT), formed to invest in mortgage-related securities, real estate-related bridge, junior participating interests in first mortgages, mezzanine loans, preferred and direct equity investments and in limited cases, discounted mortgage notes and other real estate related assets. Arbor is headquartered in Uniondale, NY, with full-service lending offices throughout the United States. For more information about Arbor, visit www.arbor.com.