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Arbor Funds $12.2M Fannie Mae Green Rewards DUS® Loan in AR

UNIONDALE, NY (October 22, 2019) – Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR), a leading multifamily and commercial mortgage lender, recently financed a Fannie Mae Green Rewards DUS® loan in Little Rock, AR. The property received $12.2M in funding through the program with a 12-year fixed interest rate.

Jonathan Chaim of Arbor’s Uniondale office originated the loan.

“This deal highlights Arbor’s expertise and experience in securing competitive rates – no matter the market – for all our clients,” Chaim said. “The fixed interest rate, coupled with the three years of interest only payments, was the ideal solution for our borrower’s needs.”

Featuring midtown and mountain top views, this gated multifamily residence was built in 2002. It includes beautifully landscaped gardens, a relaxing outdoor patio area and resort-like wooded surroundings. The community is located just minutes from all area hospitals.

About Us
Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR) is a nationwide real estate investment trust and direct lender, providing loan origination and servicing for multifamily, single-family rental (SFR) portfolios, seniors housing, healthcare and other diverse commercial real estate assets. Headquartered in Uniondale, New York, Arbor manages a multibillion-dollar servicing portfolio, specializing in government-sponsored enterprise products. Arbor is a Fannie Mae DUS® lender and Freddie Mac Optigo Seller/Servicer. Arbor’s product platform also includes CMBS, bridge, mezzanine and preferred equity loans. Rated by Standard and Poor’s and Fitch Ratings, Arbor is committed to building on its reputation for service, quality and customized solutions with an unparalleled dedication to providing our clients excellence over the entire life of a loan.

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Little Rock – AR


Jonathan Chaim – Originations