NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CCRE, a fully-integrated commercial real estate finance company, was included in Commercial Mortgage Alert's ranking of top loan contributors to U.S. CMBS deals, published on January 11, 2013. CCRE is listed number three by volume in U.S. Multi-Borrower CMBS in 2012. This is the second year that CCRE has been ranked among top loan contributors in U.S. CMBS deals by the publication.
Anthony Orso, Chief Executive Officer of CCRE, said, "We are extremely pleased with our success in 2012 and believe that we are uniquely positioned to leverage the national platform we have built to continue success in 2013. With five securitizations in 2012, CCRE was ranked number one by loan count. This ranking is a testament to the strength of our growing presence and the commitment of our employees who have worked with diligence to deepen our foothold in the commercial mortgage origination market over the last two years."
Mr. Orso adds, "Our goal remains focused on continued expansion of the business, originating high-quality loans, and providing our clients with unparalleled advice and services."
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CCRE, an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., is a fully-integrated commercial real estate finance company providing innovative financing solutions to the real estate capital markets. CCRE originates competitively underwritten fixed- and floating-rate mortgages and mezzanine 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 & Co., 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. Its three founding partners are Anthony Orso, Steven Kantor and Michael Lehrman, who all worked together for over ten years managing a leading real estate lending and distribution platform before joining Cantor Fitzgerald. The CCRE senior management team led by Michael May, Lawrence Britvan and Peter Scola, includes seasoned professionals with a deep network of borrower, brokering, and banking relationships.