Head of Loan Origination and Business Development
Mark Rasmussen is the point person for developers and financing partners in the evaluation of new opportunities for financing affordable housing throughout California. Mark has led the loan origination team since 1998, he and the CCRC team are responsible for the origination of over $1.5 billion in affordable housing permanent mortgages and tax exempt bonds involving nearly 35,000 housing units throughout California. Mark has 35 years’ experience in commercial real estate and finance, with extensive experience and diverse skills in leadership, problem solving and negotiating. Mark obtained a Master’s of Science degree in Real Estate Appraisal and Investment Analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison along with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Real Estate, Urban Land Economics, and Marketing.