Sarah Garland

Managing Director of Production, Affordable Housing

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400 S Hope Street,
25th Floor,
Los Angeles, CA, 90071

Sarah Garland is Managing Director of Production for Affordable Housing at CBRE and is responsible for supporting the origination of affordable and workforce housing debt financing. She leads a company initiative to leverage CBRE’s broad originations platform with the deep expertise of the CBRE Affordable Housing teams in the regulated multifamily finance market.

Sarah is one of the foremost industry specialists in affordable housing finance. She is former chair of the MBA FHA Committee and Vice-Chair of the MBA Multifamily Steering Committee and has participated in both the Low-Income Housing and Workforce Housing Task Forces.

Sarah previously held the position of SVP at PNC Bank, where she was responsible for affordable housing debt production, specifically focused on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and FHA. Prior to PNC, she led Fannie Mae as National Director of Multifamily Affordable Housing, where she led the production and management of all multifamily affordable products.


  • Bachelor of Science, Political Science and International Relations; University of California - Los Angeles.