Steven has been with Venture West since 2013, he specializes in the underwriting and origination of financing for multi-family, commercial, and single-family properties. He serves his independent base of clients while also operating as part of Matt Douglas’ team. Mr. Smith earned a bachelor’s degree in business economics from the University of Arizona.
EL SEGUNDO, CA - Matt Douglas and Steven Smith of Venture West Funding are named to Real Estate Forum Magazine's 2018 Commercial Debt and Equity Rainmaker List. The annual list features the top commercial debt and equity originators in the United States based on number of loans and loan volume. Steven and Matt were ranked #20 overall and #10 in total loan originations. According to the Mortgage Bankers Association, “Commercial and multifamily mortgage bankers closed a record
EL SEGUNDO, CA – (BUSINESS WIRE) - Venture West Funding, Inc., a mortgage company headquartered in El Segundo, CA announced it has arranged a $21 million loan for a single-tenant Ralphs grocery store in Santa Monica, CA. The well-located 51,000 square foot single-story building was originally built in 1996. The borrower, Santa Monica Gateway, LLC, an affiliate of Robertson Properties Group (RPG), is a leading Los Angeles-based real estate developer, investor, and property man