Full Name
Kamran Paydar
Job Title
First Vice President
CBRE, Inc.
Speaker Bio
Kamran Paydar specializes in the sale of multifamily properties in Los Angeles. He has extensive knowledge of the marketplace and strong financial underwriting skills. Mr. Paydar is responsible for contract negotiation, business development, financial analysis, transaction management, market research and marketing. Mr. Paydar is partner on the team of Laurie Lustig-Bower, one of the top teams within CBRE.

Mr. Paydar and his Team are committed to serving multifamily property investors by satisfying their unique needs in acquiring and selling apartment buildings, condominium conversions/reversions, and land for multifamily development. The Team is composed of nine skilled professionals, who, by creating value through strategy, intellectual capital, and a unique, comprehensive marketing process, have handled approximately $12 billion of multifamily properties in the last 19 years alone.

Mr. Paydar has worked in commercial real estate since 1998. Prior to joining CBRE Mr. Paydar worked for 12 years at Johnson Capital, a leading national mortgage banking firm, with a focus on arranging debt financing for multifamily and commercial real estate investments. He has served investor clients in a wide variety of multi-housing transactions including financing engagements encompassing the acquisition, recapitalization, bridge, and ground-up construction of multifamily properties, as well as warehouse/distribution, office and retail properties. In the multi-housing arena, Mr. Paydar has financed market-rate, affordable and senior housing communities.

Mr. Paydar has placed debt capital via numerous capital sources including Fannie Mae, HUD/FHA, insurance company, CMBS, and national and regional bank lenders. He has originated and closed investment engagements in California, Arizona, Nevada, Washington, Utah, Ohio, Indiana, and Florida.

Mr. Paydar is a graduate of the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree and pursued graduate studies in business administration. He has also earned the CCIM Institute Certified Commercial Investment Member designation and has successfully completed the CFA Institute CFA Level I exam.
Kamran Paydar