Professional Experience

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800 LaSalle Avenue,
Suite 1900,
Minneapolis, MN, 55402

Doug Seylar is a Senior Vice President making debt and structured finance placements for the company across the United States, primarily in the Minneapolis/St. Paul marketplace.

Mr. Seylar began his real estate career with Eberhardt Company in 1984 and enjoyed a 15-year career there, serving as Senior Vice President originating debt and equity placements. Mr. Seylar joined L.J. Melody & Company (now CBRE Capital Markets) following the company’s acquisition in 1999.

In 2005 and 2006, Mr. Seylar was among the top 225 of 3,000 incentive compensated CBRE professionals in the Americas. Since 2000, he has been involved in closing over $3.7 billion of commercial real estate loans. Mr. Seylar has a broad range of experience in the origination, structuring, placement, closing and servicing of commercial real estate debt and equity for life insurance companies, pension funds, government sponsored entities (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac), and Wall Street sources (CMBS).

Mr. Seylar specializes in structuring and negotiating real estate financings for corporate clients, real estate investors and developers.