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Arbor Participates in Information Management Network 7th Annual Single Family Rental Investment Forum

UNIONDALE, NY (December 3, 2018) – Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ABR), a real estate investment trust and national direct lender specializing in loan origination and servicing for multifamily, seniors housing, healthcare and other diverse commercial real estate assets, is pleased to announce its participation in this year’s Information Management Network (IMN) The Single Family Rental Investment Forum (SFRIF) West.

IMN SFRIF West is an industry-leading event that brings together key market participants including REITs, Funds, Aggregators, Fix and Flippers, Note Buyers and Institutional Investors together for thoughtful debate and countless networking opportunities. Arbor will be represented by Jason Scott, Managing Director South Region and Carl Koebler, Assistant Vice President, SBL and SFR Screening. Information about Arbor’s participation is below:

  • December 4, 2018, 11:05 AM Track B Short Term/Bridge for Rental Housing panel discussion – Jason will be participating in a panel discussion with industry leaders that will cover topics such as portfolio purchases, appraisals and valuation evaluation and the purchase of long-term debt.
  • December 4, 2018, 11:50 AM Track A Long-Term Financing: Debt Financing Source Comparison panel discussion – Carl will be participating in a panel discussion focused on topics such as the agency market, Fannie and Freddie affects on the market and locking in debt before the rates rise.

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, seniors housing, healthcare and other diverse commercial real estate assets. Headquartered in Uniondale, New York, Arbor manages a multibillion-dollar servicing portfolio, specializing in Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and other government-sponsored enterprises, as well as CMBS, bridge, mezzanine and preferred equity lending. Rated by Standard and Poor’s and Fitch Ratings, Arbor is committed to building on its reputation for service, quality and flexibility, and dedicated to providing our clients excellence over the entire life of a loan.