Geoffrey Harris

Specializing in Debt and Structured Finance throughout the United States

CAPITAL MARKETS - Debt and Structured Finance​

The world’s leading developers and commercial property owners turn to CBRE’s Debt & Structured Finance to provide creative financial solutions for their commercial real estate investment needs.

CBRE has long-established relationships with more than 200 of the industry’s premier international lenders, including banks, pension funds, life insurance and credit companies, conduits/CMBS entities, government sponsored entities and offshore investors.

In 2015 alone, CBRE closed financing assignments totaling more than $38 billion in over 1,750 separate transactions.

We offer assistance with the placement of debt and equity finance for all major property types.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Permanent Financing
  • Bridge Loan
  • Construction Financing
  • Joint Venture Equity
  • Loan Sale Advisory
  • Loan Servicing
  • Mezzanine Debt
  • Structured Equity
  • Tenant-in-Common Financing


As part of our full suite of integrated services, CBRE Capital Markets offers loan servicing. This is managed through GEMSA Loan Services, LP, a partnership formed in 2001 between CBRE Debt & Structured Finance and GE Real Estate. Since its formation, GEMSA has become one of the largest commercial loan servicing companies in the U.S., managing loans for both portfolio lenders and CMBS pools. GEMSA has earned the highest ratings from Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s.