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Integrity. Expertise. Responsive Service.

Welcome! This is a short note to say "Thank You!" for visiting our website. Founded in Portland Oregon in 2000, CFI is a boutique commercial mortgage brokerage and consulting firm.

We serve our Clients through our mission to be a catalyst to help achieve timely funding results.

Note: Our key areas of focus right now are $5M (USD) and higher funding requests (for all phases) for:

  • Large real estate development projects
  • Alternative Energy financing
  • Joint Ventures involving real estate
  • Asset-based loans, including In-Ground Assets
  • Corporate expansion loans
  • Construction/Developments
  • International Funding
  • Hard money loans

Our specialty is working on transactions that may require creative structuring, that is "outside the box" funding assistance in the form of commercial business financing, senior debt financing, mezzanine financing, participating debt, subordinated debt, equity capital, joint ventures, asset-based loan, high leverage financing, or hard money.

We have relationships with Lender/Investor underwriting sources who serve their Clients and who get many projects funded every year. For example, in the last 20 years, one of our sources has facilitated the financing of thousands of projects, representing over $150 Billion in closed fundings.

Our expertise includes strategic, creative thinking to "architect the deal" so the capital stack and ROI makes sense for the Principals involved. On a case-by-case basis, CFI can help secure funding through our existing third party relationships, for all types of real estate and business projects, including acquisitions, construction, developments, expansion, refinancing, note purchases, joint ventures, and partnerships.

We provide a direct link to CFI Contact sources that have delegated underwriting authority and/or have strategic relationships with domestic and large international banks, investment banks, lenders, unions, insurance companies, hedge funds, pension funds, syndicates, private accredited investors, and private lenders.

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Briefly About Us

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    Why Choose Us?

    We welcome you to read Our Values below. The distinct values of Integrity, Expertise, and Responsive Service are three reasons why you should give us the opportunity to serve your funding needs. Thank you.

  • Our Values

    Our simple, core values are founded on the philosophy to "treat our Clients as we would want to be treated." Our goal is to get the job done right and that involves respect, resolve, and resources.


    Our specialized network of contacts includes Lenders, Advisory Firms, Consultants, Law Firms, Syndicates, and Lender/Investor underwriting groups with special knowledge and important contacts.

    Responsive Service.

    Our mission is to respond quickly to our Clients, achieve results, and thus earn the opportunity to create a long-term Client relationship. CFI is committed to adhering to the highest standards of service for our Clients. Our goal is for this to be seen in every aspect of the engagement and relationship the Client has with us.

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    How We Work
    Click on the button below to review our funding process.

    Funding Process