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James Vanar


Senior Director | Los Angeles

James Vanar

Mr. Vanar joined Love Funding’s Los Angeles office in 2011 as a senior director. In this role, he is primarily responsible for the origination of FHA-insured construction and permanent loans for developers and owners of apartments, senior living and health care properties.

Prior to joining Love Funding, Mr. Vanar was vice president & FHA national production manager at AmeriSphere Mortgage Finance, LLC. His background also includes serving as a senior member of the project financing team at a national development firm where he was responsible for all aspects of debt structuring, loan solicitation, financial analysis and closing. Mr. Vanar also spent several years as a commercial real estate broker with Marcus & Millichap in Newport Beach, CA where he managed the acquisition and disposition of investment property assets for large institutional clients & high net worth individuals in the western United States. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and frequently participates in industry-related training seminars and conferences on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and HUD Multifamily Accelerated Processing.

Sample List of Closings

Project Name State Loan Amount Loan Type Financing
Avalon Cove Apartments New Mexico $1,650,000 Affordable 223(f)
Kensington Park Apartments Ohio $12,583,300 Multifamily 223(f)
Yorkshire House Assisted Living California $1,693,000 Healthcare 232/223(a)(7)
Orangewood Court Apartments California $8,982,500 Affordable 223(f) Pilot
Coral Wood Court Apartments California $12,684,400 Affordable 223(f) Pilot
Esteban Park Apartments Arizona $14,562,700 Multifamily 223(a)(7)
Parkview Healthcare Center California $6,504,896 Healthcare Loan Mod
Samoa Avenue California $10,980,000 Affordable Bridge
Imani Fe Apartments California $6,169,400 Affordable 223(f)
Ogden Shadow Valley Utah $6,630,000 Healthcare Bridge
Summerset Assisted Living & Memory Care California $17,000,000 Healthcare Bridge