Michael Balan

Michael Balan

Vice President
Production
Miami, FL
MBalan@Grandbridge.com
305-523-3424

Bio

Michael joined Grandbridge in 2012 as vice president of our Miami/Southeast Florida loan origination team. Michael has extensive experience with numerous property types including multifamily, single tenant retail, anchored and unanchored retail, hospitality, storage, and office.

At Grandbridge, Michael's primary focus is providing long-term, nonrecourse, financing utilizing capital partners that include Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, life insurance companies, conduits, debt funds and Grandbridge's proprietary bridge and permanent loan programs.

Prior to joining Grandbridge, Michael served as director at Marcus & Millichap Capital Corporation in Miami. During his tenure, he was responsible for loan originations for all types of commercial investment property. Before joining Marcus & Millichap, Michael served as president and owner of US Capital Advisors in Miami Beach, where he arranged commercial loans for investors buying and refinancing investment and owner occupied properties throughout the US. US Capital Advisors was among the top 10 referral sources to the #1 SBA lender in the US.

Michael sits on the board of the Miami Beach Police Athletic League and the board of the Florida Bar Grievance Committee. He is the president of the University of Maryland South Florida Alumni Board. He is also the founding vice president of one of the nation's top grossing chapters of Business Networking International, located in Miami Beach.

Representative closings

Store Space Portfolio

  • $16,500,000
  • 3,000 units
  • Acquisition
  • Grandbridge loan program
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Village Square

  • $12,500,000
  • 86,000 square feet
  • Construction/renovation
  • Insurance company
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Oasis Plaza

  • $14,380,000
  • 68,000 square feet
  • Refinance
  • Insurance company
  • Originated by Michael Balan

SROA Portfolio

  • $44,500,000
  • 4,400 units
  • Refinance
  • Grandbridge loan program
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Metropolitan at Wilton Manors

  • $33,000,000
  • 300 units
  • Construction take-out
  • Agency
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Lord's Plaza

  • $6,000,000
  • 51,107 square feet
  • Refinance 
  • Insurance company
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Port Orange Walmart

  • $4,750,000
  • 4.50 acres
  • Acquisition 
  • Insurance company
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Park Avenue Apartments

  • $40,000,000
  • 300 units
  • Construction take-out
  • Agency
  • Originated by Michael Balan

Golf Gardens

  • $3,000,000
  • 44 units
  • Refinance
  • Originated by Michael Balan

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