With over 30 years of structured investment and lending experience, Ilan Awerbuch is considered an expert for his knowledge of finance, investments, lending, real estate, and financial markets in general. In addition to many years of management experience, he has also been involved in the creation of over $1.2 billion of real estate financing during his career, covering the purchase, development, and refinance of both residential and commercial assets.
Ilan holds a BA Degree in Economics & Social Science from Hobart College, Geneva, NY, and a Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management from the University of California, San Diego, CA. As a keen observer of social and economic trends, he brings a broad perspective to his analysis and review, combining a technical background with his analytical mind and broad-based fresh approach. He is a thought leader, able to go “beyond the numbers” in grasping the inherent value or bottom line of many diverse situations.
Reporters for the Wall Street Journal and the National Mortgage News have interviewed Ilan for his thoughts and opinions on financial topics. He has been a speaker at industry conferences, and also appeared in a syndicated video blog called “Mortgage Watch-Financial & Economic News You Can Use”.
Ilan remains active in the finance arena in several capacities: Senior Loan Consultant for Residential Loans at C2 Financial Corp., and President of Merit Financial, Inc., involved in Real Estate Equity & Development. In addition, Ilan is President of Unitrust Realty Capital, a Private Money Lender/Servicer. He lives in San Diego with his wife Lynn, a retired professor and marketing consultant.Our mission is to serve our customers with honesty, integrity and competence. Our goal is to provide home loans to our clients while providing them with the lowest interest rates and closing costs possible. Furthermore, we pledge to help borrowers overcome roadblocks that can arise while securing a loan.