Mark is broker and president of San Francisco Bay Area-based Pacific Private Money Inc., one of the fastest growing and most respected private money mortgage brokers in Northern California. Founded in 2008, Pacific has raised over $250 million in private capital from over 200 high-net worth individuals to fund approx. 1,200 private money real estate loans. Known as the “Private Money Guy”, Mark is a regular speaker at real estate events throughout the Bay Area.
He is an Amazon best-selling author of the “The Insider’s Guide to Attracting Private Money” and co-host of a weekly 1-hour radio show “The Best of Investing” on San Francisco Bay Area’s 910AM KKSF.
Mark began a career in real estate in 1982. For 25 years he was responsible for buying, selling, financing and managing residential and commercial real estate for a closely held company in the Bay Area. He earned a degree in Business Administration with a focus in finance and accounting from Menlo School of Business Administration.
He has been a member of the California Mortgage Association since 2010. Mark is also a member of the American Association of Private Lenders, California Association of Mortgage Professionals, and Vistage CEO Advisory Group.
He has lived and worked his entire life in the Bay Area—a second-generation real estate investor—and has long-standing professional relationships and community affiliations.