Lancewood Capital hires business development VP

Valhalla, New York-based Lancewood Capital, a commercial real estate lending platform, has named Matthew Schatzle as vice president of business development. Previously, he worked at Hirshmark Capital where he was an acquisitions associate.



Lancewood Capital is proud to announce the addition of Matthew Schatzle as Vice President of Business Development. Matthew will be joining the firm’s nationwide commercial real estate debt origination and acquisition platform. Matthew has strong relationships within the commercial real estate industry and has consistently transacted on commercial real estate debt opportunities in his previous role. Matthew brings an extensive background in commercial real estate debt origination and property acquisitions.

In this role, Matthew will be responsible for generating growth for both Lancewood’s debt origination and acquisition platforms. Matthew previously served as an Acquisitions Associate at Hirshmark Capital, a New York City based private equity firm, where he focused on the origination of bridge debt and the acquisition of value-add properties. Prior to joining Hirshmark Capital, Matthew was an Analyst at Anderson & Carr. His responsibilities included underwriting various real estate asset classes throughout South Florida area.

Additionally, Matthew worked in brokerage division of Anderson & Carr handling investment sales, retail & office leasing, and property management.
Lancewood Capital has grown significantly under the management of Tino Martins, formerly of Ellington Management Group. “I am confident that Matt will generate substantial new deal volume for the firm. Matt has a talent for developing strong relationships and a track record showcasing his ability to consistently source and close loans,” said Martins.

Lancewood Capital, a privately capitalized commercial real estate lending platform, has completed transactions in every major metropolitan city. The platform focuses on the origination and acquisition of commercial real estate debt nationwide. The $1,000,000-$25,000,000 transactions are secured by multifamily, office, retail, mixed-use and light industrial properties. The lending program focuses on acquisitions, refinance, rehab, value-add projects, quick closings and lease-up opportunities. Lancewood’s unique structure and capital strength enable quick and competitive financing solutions while providing certainty of execution.