Multi-Housing Executives Update: Jon Red Appointed Director in Arbor’s Spokane Office, and Other Moves

By Anuradha Kher, Online News Editor Spokane, Wash.–Arbor Commercial Mortgage has appointed Jon Red (pictured) to director in Arbor’s Spokane, Wash. office. Red is responsible for originating Fannie Mae, FHA and structured transactions throughout the northwest and western U.S.Prior to joining Arbor, Red served as vice president, wholesale regional sales director of the Commercial Real Estate Group for IndyMac Commercial Lending Corp. In this position, he was responsible for the origination of small balance loans in the northwest and west (excluding California) and was the highest producer among six directors in the country, funding over $150 million. BIA/SC 50+ Housing Council Appoints President for 2009Diamond Bar, Calif.–The 50+ Housing Council, a special interest council of the Building Industry Association of Southern California, has named Andy Bowden as the 2009 council president of the Board. A member of this council since 2004, Bowden is a principal of Land Concern, a full-service landscape architecture firm serving residential, commercial, hospitality, golf and municipal clients. The 50+ Housing Council provides networking, education and partnering prospects for Southern California professionals involved in every aspect of building housing specifically for people aged over 50 years. The 50+ Housing Council also holds the annual SAGE Awards. In addition to Bowden, several other officers were installed for 2009. Sperry Van Ness Expands Into Phoenix MarketPhoenix–Sperry Van Ness Real Estate Services LLC has expanded its work in the Phoenix brokerage market. Thomas Bade has joined the company as senior advisor and will work in Sperry Van Ness’ Phoenix office located at 2525 E Camelback Rd.With more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience, Bade specializes in the sale of industrial/flex and multifamily properties. Prior to joining Sperry Van Ness Real Estate Services, he served as vice president of Commercial Brokers, Inc. Earlier, he worked as associate vice president for Cushman & Wakefield.