James Bach


First Vice President

Job Functions: Agency Lending (GSE & FHA), Capital Markets, Debt & Structured Finance, Equity Placement, Investment Sales & Acquisitions


James Bach is a First Vice President at CBRE Capital Markets.  As a specialist in Debt and Structured Finance, Mr. Bach originates mortgages (construction, bridge, mezzanine and permanent) and equity opportunities for correspondent life insurance companies, banks, pension funds, conduits (CMBS), agency lenders (Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and FHA-HUD), credit companies and other institutional investors.

Property types financed by Mr. Bach include:

Multi-Family (apartments, seniors, mobile home parks)

Retail shopping centers

Office buildings (including medical use)


Industrial buildings


Land acquisition/development

Mixed-use developments

Mr. Bach's professional experience includes acquisition/disposition of commercial properties, financing and loan syndication.  He joined CBRE | Melody in 2005 and has financed more than $250,000,000 in commercial real estate mortgages.  Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Bach originated commercial mortgages for HomeStreet Capital and acquired/disposed of commercial properties and syndicated loans for GE Capital.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type