The Real Deal New York

Crawl, walk, Cantor

Young firm originates $10B in loans for 2014, double the year before
By E.B. Solomont | January 27, 2015 01:40PM

From the January issue: Lining a windowsill in Anthony Orso’s office at Cantor Commercial Real Estate are dozens of statuettes — deal toys, he calls them — one for each of the $8 million to $580 million loans the commercial lender has done to date. “We do this to celebrate our small victories,” said Orso, 51, CEO and co-founder of CCRE, the commercial lending arm of Cantor Fitzgerald. [more]