RED Mortgage Welcomes New President

Trent Brooksbrings more than three decades of executive leadership experience in the multifamily industry.
Trent Brooks
Trent Brooks

Trent Brooks has joined RED Mortgage Capital as president and national head of production. As head of the mortgage banking arm of comprehensive capital provider RED Capital Group, Brooks will lead the company’s growth and product diversification strategies. With more than 30 years of experience in the multifamily industry, he developed long-term relationships with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHA in his support of affordable, workforce, conventional, green and small balance housing finance programs. Brooks will serve in both the offices in Newport Beach, Calif. and Columbus, Ohio. 

RED Mortgage Capital’s new president brings a comprehensive array of expertise, including business development, investor relations, strategic planning and product development.

“With his combination of vast industry experience and creative thinking, he is the perfect fit to help grow RED’s market share, enhance customer service and lead our agency relationships,” said RED Capital Group Chairman & CEO Ted Meylor, in a prepared statement.

Most recently, Brooks served as executive vice president, director of the Western region at Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital. Prior to joining RED, Brooks was a co-founder of Sierra Capital Partners and GlenBrook Capital Advisors. He also served as resident of Bankers Mutual for more than 15 years.

Last year, Red Mortgage Capital and National Church Residences closed a combined $4 million MAP and Lean refinancing for the renovation of an independent and assisted living facility in Summit County.

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