Lender Reviews
2019 Best Best Multifamily Bridge Lender: Civic Multifamily

Civic Multifamily

Civic Multifamily is a direct, non-bank bridge lender focused on providing value-add loans to real estate investors and developers. Civic Multifamily is a division of Civic Financial Services which was established in 2014 and since that time has funded over $1.8 billion in non-owner occupied investment residential loans. Civic Multifamily is spearheaded by Brian Murphy, [...]
2019 Best Best New York Bridge Lender: Emerald Creek Capital

Emerald Creek Capital

Emerald Creek Capital is a direct portfolio bridge lender that focuses on providing short-term, 1st trust deed loans secured by commercial real estate nationwide. Emerald Creek lends to real estate investors and developers only and does not make primary residence loans. Emerald Creek was founded in 2009 by experienced commercial real estate financiers Mark Bahiri and [...]
2019 Best Best Agency Multifamily Lender: Arbor

Arbor

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. or Arbor is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: ABR). Arbor has been in business since 1983 and has provided over $37 billion in loans to property investors and commercial real estate owners nationwide. Arbor focuses on originating loans under the government loan programs also known [...]
2019 Best Best California Bridge Lender: Lone Oak Fund

Lone Oak Fund

Lone Oak Fund is a direct portfolio bridge lender focusing on providing short-term, 1st trust deed loans secured by California real estate. Lone Oak lends to real estate investors and developers only and does not make primary residence loans. Lone Oak was founded in 2003 by experienced real estate developers and since its inception has [...]
2019 Best Best Student Loan Refinance and Bank Business Lender: First Republic Bank

First Republic Bank

From the First Republic website: Founded in 1985, First Republic and its subsidiaries offer private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services. First Republic specializes in delivering exceptional, relationship-based service and offers a complete line of products, including residential, commercial and personal loans, deposit services, and wealth management. [...]