CINCINNATI, OHIO (April 20, 2021) – NorthMarq’s Cincinnati office added to its debt/equity team by bringing on Christina Grimme as vice president. She will be responsible for the origination of debt/equity financing for all types of commercial real estate assets, including multifamily, hospitality, retail, office and industrial properties. She will leverage her own and NorthMarq’s relationships with national, regional, and local funding sources including, but not limited to, agency lenders (e.g. Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac), commercial banks, CMBS lenders, life insurance companies, private and public funds and bridge lenders. Grimme will work with managing directors, Susan Branscome and Noah Juran.
“We are extremely excited to have Christina join our growing team in Cincinnati as she possesses tremendous deal origination and closing experience. Christina will bring great value to our clients when evaluating their best options for financing. She has an outstanding reputation for getting deals done and we look forward to our clients benefiting from her new access to NorthMarq’s unparalleled lending platforms,” said Branscome.
Prior to joining NorthMarq, Christina was an Associate at Cushman & Wakefield and Vice President at JLL in Denver, Colorado, where she was directly involved with the production of over $1.15 billion in debt and equity financing transactions. Prior to her role as Vice President at JLL, Christina served as a senior financial analyst at JLL on the Corporate Finance team where she was involved in strategic planning and budgeting from the company.
“I am proud to be joining this group of respected professionals and look forward to contributing to the growth of the Cincinnati office. NorthMarq has an outstanding reputation and I am very excited to provide our clients with innovative financing opportunities from an unmatched network of lending partners,” said Grimme.
Grimme graduated Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science in Finance from Miami University.