Arbor Realty Trust, Inc.
Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. operates as a specialized real estate finance company. It invests in a portfolio of multifamily and commercial real estate-related bridge and mezzanine loans, preferred equity investments, discounted mortgage notes and other real estate-related assets. The company's objective is to maximize the difference between the yield on its investments and the cost of financing these investments to generate cash available for distribution, facilitate capital appreciation and maximize total return to stockholders. It is managed and advised by Arbor Commercial Mortgage LLC, a national commercial real estate finance company in the U.S. The company operates its business through its operating partnership, Arbor Realty LP. It actively pursues lending and investment opportunities with property owners and developers who need interim financing until permanent financing can be obtained. Arbor Realty Trust was founded in June 2003 and is headquartered in Uniondale, NY.