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Jonathan Lee and Shahin Yazdi


George Smith Partners

$216 million

Generated $216 million in multifamily financing during 2022

Closed on 20 transactions

During 2022, George Smith Partners’ Jonathan Lee and Shahin Yazdi closed on $216 million in loans across 20 transactions.

The team’s most notable transaction involved $65.4 million in acquisition bridge financing for a 232-unit multifamily property in San Bernardino, CA. Lee and Yazdi found a lender that provided 70% loan-to-cost and a SOFR + 3.2% pricing. Additionally, there was no required interest reserve or any type of cash management during the initial loan term.

These are some of the reasons we selected Jonathan Lee and Shahin Yazdi for inclusion in the 2023 Connect CRE Top Mortgage Brokers and Lenders Awards. These awards recognize industry professionals who have demonstrated the highest commercial real estate finance standards.


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