NEW YORK, Jan. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CCRE, a fully-integrated commercial real estate finance company, today announced the expansion of its loan origination team with the appointment of Christof Laputka as Director. He will head operations for the San Francisco office, and focus on loan origination and expanding the firm's ability to serve clients on the West Coast. Mr. Laputka will report to Michael May, Chief Operating Officer of CCRE.
"We are very pleased that Christof has joined CCRE," said Anthony Orso, Co-Chief Executive Officer of CCRE. "His depth of experience and breadth of relationships will be instrumental in strengthening our loan origination business on the West Coast. San Francisco remains a very competitive real estate market, and having highly experienced professionals like Christof reinforces our boots on the ground approach and strengthens our ability to provide clients with specialized and tailored financing solutions for commercial real estate and multifamily properties."
"I am looking forward to working with CCRE's rapidly expanding platform and contributing to the growth of the company's success," added Mr. Laputka.
Mr. Laputka previously served as Director at UBS, where he focused on CMBS origination, fixed and floating rate interim financing, equity structuring, and portfolio lending. Before that, he served as Vice President at Credit Suisse. Mr. Laputka holds a B.A. in Sociology and Anthropology from Colgate University.
CCRE provides comprehensive financing solutions for commercial real estate and multifamily properties, and has more than 300 dedicated real estate professionals in 15 offices nationwide. CCRE's extensive and diverse national platform provides clients with superior execution in every market in the country. The firm offers a full suite of financing programs including CMBS, bridge, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, and Life Company loans.
CCRE is a fully-integrated commercial real estate finance company providing innovative financing solutions to the real estate capital markets. CCRE originates competitively underwritten, CMBS and government agency, fixed- and floating-rate mortgage loans secured by diverse asset types in most major U.S. markets. CCRE is capitalized by strong institutional sponsorship including affiliates of CIM Group and Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., and is led by an experienced team of real estate professionals with extensive track records originating, structuring, managing and distributing commercial real estate loans in various economic cycles. For more information, visit www.ccre.com.