Bridger Fund Open to Investment and Loan Origination
Bridger Fund I, LP, a commercial real estate mortgage fund, is officially open for investment and loan origination. The fund will be comprised of a diversified pool of loans collateralized by commercial and other types of investment real estate primarily in California. The fund is managed by a joint venture between Doug Watson and Bridger Fund, Inc., an entity controlled by Slatt Capital. Dan Friedeberg, CEO of Slatt Capital and Michael Kaplan, president of Slatt Capital will sit on the loan committee with Doug Watson and Jason Berry, COO of Slatt Capital will run operations with Operations Manager Kim Larson.
Bridger Fund specializes in short-term bridge financing for commercial real estate investment and owner-user building acquisitions and refinances. As a relationship-driven lender, Bridger Fund offers financing with a fast due diligence process and credit underwriting right outside the guidelines of conventional lenders.
Bridger Fund’s mission is to provide attractive risk-adjusted returns to our investors, while providing superior execution and service to sponsors who value our efficiency, professionalism, and creativity.
“We are thrilled to bring our platform to market. Our all-encompassing service, decades of experience, and deep relationships with borrowers and investors will set Bridger Fund apart,” said Doug Watson. “With over twenty years of experience in the private lending business, we have put together an exceptional product here at Bridger Fund that I am excited to share will all of you.”