James 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, James 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. James 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.