Ben Fazendin, CCIM
Vice President | Production


Ben Fazendin currently serves as vice president with Grandbridge Real Estate Capital. He is responsible for the production of new business, originating and closing commercial property mortgages and equity placements. He is knowledgeable and experienced with different lending platforms including those of agency lenders, life insurance companies, CMBS lenders, banks and pension funds. He strives to understand clients’ objectives and partner their goals with the capabilities of lending partners. Over the past several years he has been successful in closing more than $300 million in commercial and multifamily real estate loans.

Prior to joining Grandbridge, Mr. Fazendin worked in a number of capacities for Heartland Realty Investors, Inc. He has six years of experience in multifamily management, finance and acquisition.  During this time he completed HUD multifamily and Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) acquisitions, HUD conversions and market rate financing and acquisitions.

Mr. Fazendin received his Bachelor of Science degree from Santa Clara University, and earned his master’s in finance from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. He received his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2014 and serves on several committees with the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), and holds a real estate license in the state of Minnesota.

Mr. Fazendin may be reached at 612.341.7889 or by email at