Formed in 2014, Birdsey Capital Partners (“BCP”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Birdsey Group, LLC.
To meet the industry’s growing demand for capital, Birdsey Capital Partners created the OneSource Small Balance Commercial Real Estate (“SBCRE”) lending platform which provides Borrowers with “one source” for strategic capital solutions.
Borrowers will forward loan opportunities to Birdsey Capital Partners. Birdsey Capital Partners will then prescreen, submit and manage the qualified opportunities through the application, underwriting and closing process with one of the program’s affiliated capital partners.
Sandford Birdsey has over 25 years of experience in commercial mortgage real estate. Mr. Birdsey is the founder, President and CEO of The Birdsey Group, which includes Birdsey Residential Group, Birdsey Commercial Group, Birdsey Property Solutions and Birdsey Construction Management. Prior to establishing Birdsey Group, Mr. Birdsey held executive roles at GMACCM/MortgageRamp and Univest Financial Services. Mr. Birdsey’s specific work history includes directing the real estate consulting effort for loan portfolio securitizations totaling over 4,000 properties with over $25 billion in loan value. He has been responsible for all real estate analysis for many seasoned portfolio CMBS transactions and B piece acquisitions for clients such as Blackrock Capital/UBS, Bank of America, Lehman Brothers, Protective Life Insurance, Credit Suisse First Boston, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Midland, and many others. Mr. Birdsey is a past associate member and former President of the Associate Leadership Committee of the Appraisal Institute. He is also a member of the CRE Finance Council, the Mortgage Bankers Association, and REGA.
Steve Williams is Director of Birdsey Group Commercial , has over 25 years of experience in the institutional commercial real estate finance industry. His expertise includes securitized and balance sheet mortgage origination, bridge financing, commercial mortgage banking, real estate credit, portfolio management, underwriting and valuation services. Prior to joining The Birdsey Group, he serve in senior roles for VOYA (ING) Investment Management, KeyBank Commercial Mortgage Group, Cantor Commercial Real Estate, JPMorgan Real Estate and Benk of America Real Estate Capital Markets. Mr. Williams is a life-long Atlanta resident and a graduate of The University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee.
With over a decade of experience in real estate financing and accounting, Corey R. Cavanaugh leads Birdsey Group’s accounting function. He is responsible for the company’s financial and tax reporting, treasury management, tax strategy and external party relations. Prior to joining Birdsey Group, Mr. Cavanaugh was at Frazier & Deeter in Atlanta, where he provided tax services for clients in the real estate industry. He also served as an Accounting Manager at Seefried Industrial Properties and Novare Group. Mr. Cavanaugh is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.B.A.in Accounting and Finance from Auburn University.