Liberty SBF Expands CRE Loan Originations Team

Liberty SBF, the fast-growing small business commercial real estate lender, has announced that it has expanded its national executive team with new VP, Originations in key territories across the country.

Liberty SBF closes owner-user SBA 504 and Conventional loans in 30-45 days on industrial (warehouse, logistics, flex), healthcare (ALF, SNF, medical professional office), retail, self-storage, office, and hotel properties.

Nathan Lopez
VP Originations, Texas

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Nathan Lopez as Vice President, Originations in Texas. Nathan will originate loans in Texas and will be based out of Dallas.  Nathan joined Liberty SBF in 2018 from his position as senior analyst with Indigo Global Advisors, LLC and earlier as regional field director with Sparrow Group Strategies.

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Marino Orlandi
VP Originations, Midwest

Marino will originate loans in the Midwest and will be based out of Chicago, IL. Prior to joining Liberty SBF, Marino was a Vice President of Healthcare Banking at PNC Bank. Before that he was a Vice President at Fifth Third Bank in the Business Banking Group (Chicago). Marino received his MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

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Francisco M. Socarrás
VP Originations, Southeast

Francisco will originate loans in the Southeast and will be based out of Tampa, FL. Francisco has been in the banking industry for 18 years. Prior to joining Liberty SBF, Francisco served as a business banker at Bank of America. He was a double major at Florida International University where he received degrees in International Business and Marketing.

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Andy Heil
VP Originations, Southern California

Andy will originate loans in Southern California and will be based out of San Diego. Prior to joining Liberty SBF, Andy served as a Vice President of Investments at JP Morgan Chase. Before that he held positions at Bank of America in private banking. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame.

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About Liberty SBF

Liberty SBF provides high leverage fixed-rate SBA, conventional and interim financing up to 90% LTV and loans to $15 million for the acquisition and refinancing of owner-user industrial, medical, retail, office, self-storage, and hospitality properties. Contact Liberty SBF at (855) 590-1174 or