Veteran commercial mortgage professional Matt Shane and Friedman Real Estate launch new commercial mortgage banking firm, SF Capital

Posted on June 13, 2023

Farmington Hills, MI – (June 13, 2023) Full-service commercial real estate firm Friedman Real Estate has brought in a veteran of the commercial mortgage banking industry to create a new subsidiary focused on expanding loan services to clients. Veteran commercial mortgage professional Matt Shane has partnered with Friedman Real Estate to launch a new Detroit based commercial mortgage banking firm, SF Capital.  The new firm specializes in debt and equity placement, loan servicing and advisory. SF Capital connects property owners with sources of capital, including the most active Life Insurance Companies, Balance Sheet Lenders, CMBS Lenders, Bridge Lenders, and Banks/Credit Unions nationwide.  The firm also provides comprehensive commercial mortgage servicing capabilities.

SF Capital Founder Matt Shane and the SF team have a 30+ year track record for financing multifamily, office, industrial, retail, hotel, and medical office buildings nationwide, with closed transactions valued in excess of $2.5 billion.

The team includes several originators, analysts, and transaction closing agents.

The firm joins forces with Friedman Real Estate, one of the nation’s largest privately held full-service commercial real estate organizations, offering Friedman clients and 3rd party clients an array of financing opportunities.

“By combining the expertise of the SF Capital team with the experienced team and resources at Friedman, we are able to add exceptional value for investors seeking sources of capital.  I am excited to expand our nationwide client base,” said Matt Shane.

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