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CCRE Press Release

Cantor Commercial Real Estate Hires Industry Veteran Michael C. May

New York, NY - August 1, 2012

Cantor Commercial Real Estate (CCRE) is pleased to announce its recent hire of Michael C. May, who will join CCRE as a Managing Director and the National Head of CCRE's multifamily lending business. Based in the Bethesda, MD office, Mr. May will report to Anthony Orso, Chief Executive Officer of CCRE. "I am extremely pleased to become a part of the Cantor Commercial Real Estate team and I look forward to playing an integral role in further developing and growing their origination platform," said May.

"Our multifamily lending business is one of the largest and most respected in the commercial real estate industry. With Michael's strong leadership and expertise in the multifamily sector, we will be able to expand our footprint and strengthen our ability to provide top-notch service to our clients," said Mr. Orso. "Michael's significant experience and client relationships will amplify the breadth and depth of our team and will bring immediate value to the business."

Mr. May brings over 30 years of experience in the capital markets, residential mortgage and multifamily mortgage sectors. Most recently, Mr. May served as Executive Vice President of MultiFamily Sourcing at Freddie Mac where he oversaw the day-to-day operations of their Multifamily Business line. Previously, he served as the Senior Vice President of Operations, where he managed a variety of business divisions, including trading, security issuance, single and multifamily operations.

About Cantor Commercial Real Estate

Cantor Commercial Real Estate, an affiliate of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., is a fully-integrated commercial real estate finance company providing innovative financing solutions to the real estate capital markets. CCRE originates competitively underwritten fixed- and floating-rate mortgages and mezzanine loans secured by diverse asset types in most major U.S. markets. CCRE is capitalized by strong institutional sponsorship including affiliates of CIM Group and Cantor Fitzgerald & Co., and is led by an experienced team of real estate professionals with extensive track records originating, structuring, managing and distributing commercial real estate loans in various economic cycles. Its three founding partners are Anthony Orso, Steven Kantor and Michael Lehrman, who have worked together for over ten years managing a leading real estate lending and distribution platform before joining Cantor Fitzgerald. The CCRE management team includes seasoned professionals with a deep network of borrower, broker, and banking relationships.

Contact: Sheryl Lee
Cantor Fitzgerald

Gauri Mundkur
Cantor Fitzgerald
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