HFF Director Hal Reinauer

BOSTON—HFF reports it has hired Hal Reinauer as a director focusing on multifamily debt and equity transactions for its Boston office.

Reinauer is a former senior underwriter (Fannie Mae) and a director/producer for multi-housing products for Arbor Commercial Mortgage. At Arbor, he originated Fannie Mae, FHA, CMBS, bridge, mezzanine and preferred equity transactions on a national basis. In his new position at HFF, Reinauer will focus on transactions in the Northeast.

Prior to joining Arbor, he worked as a capital markets analyst at Northland Investment Corp. Reinauer began his career in commercial real estate finance in 2004 as an analyst in the commercial real estate division of Citizens Bank.

“HFF is excited to have Hal join our existing debt placement team here in Boston,” says Riaz Cassum, co-head and senior managing director of HFF’s Boston office. “His background and familiarity of Fannie Mae financing will provide added value for HFF’s multi-housing clients looking to finance transactions in this space and we look forward to his contributions to the firm.”