Sara Behrman

Executive Vice President

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5905 E. Galbraith Road | Suite 4300 | Cincinnati, OH 45236

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513.985.4402

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Biography

Sara has 35 years of commercial loan origination experience, 31 of them in mortgage banking. She has worked on hundreds of transactions, and has successfully arranged financing for more than $5 billion in debt. Her primary focus is multifamily finance, with expertise in permanent and construction/perm loans from life insurance companies, Freddie Mac/Fannie Mae, and CMBS platforms.

Sara co-founded Bellwether Real Estate Capital, LLC, the full-service commercial mortgage banking operation that was formed in 2008 and today has become Bellwether Enterprise.  Prior to Bellwether, Sara opened the Cincinnati office of Capstone Realty Advisors in April 1999.  She managed Mellon Mortgage’s Cincinnati office from 1989-1999. Her career began in 1985, at First National Bank (now U.S. Bank) of Cincinnati.


Education

Duke University, Bachelor of Arts, Public Policy


Recognition

Greater Cincinnati/ Northern Kentucky Apartment Association’s Financing Symposiums, Panelist
University of Cincinnati’s Real Estate Roundtable, Panelist
Sara is active in many charitable endeavors in the Cincinnati area.

Recent Transactions

Multifamily
Other
$11,050,000.00
Highland Heights
KY
Multifamily
Agency
$13,717,000.00
Florence
KY
Multifamily
Agency
$11,050,000.00
Highland Heights
KY
Multifamily
Agency
$51,350,000.00
Indianapolis
IN
Multifamily
Life Company
$5,150,000.00
Taylor Mill
KY
Multifamily
Agency
$20,930,000.00
Georgetown
KY
Multifamily
Agency
$12,257,000.00
Florence
KY
Multifamily
Life Company
$20,000,000.00
Cincinnati
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$5,000,000.00
Louisville
KY
Multifamily
Life Company
$7,000,000.00
Mason
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$21,760,000.00
Greenwood
IN
Multifamily
Life Company
$34,220,000.00
Dayton
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$44,160,000.00
Fishers
IN
Multifamily
Life Company
$8,600,000.00
Cincinnati
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$16,500,000.00
Loveland
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$75,000,000.00
Various
USA
Multifamily
Freddie
$12,335,000.00
Hamilton
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$12,300,000.00
Oakwood
OH
Multifamily
Life Company
$42,230,000.00
Centerville
OH