Mark Talbot

SVP, Senior Commercial Underwriter

Senior Commercial Underwriter Mark Talbot is a highly regarded expert of commercial real estate, holding over 34 years of experience in the industry. His clients and colleagues can attest to his extrodinary contributions and work ethic. While he is well versed in most aspects of the industry, his focus is on underwriting commercial transactions, multi-site and multi-state transactions, and renewable energy transactions.

Mark’s entry into the industry began with his fascination of history and geography. This combined with his ability as a natural problem solver has paved the way to a successful career. Mark constantly sets high standards of honesty and ethics. He is always proactive, in preventing challenges and eliminating hurdles to ensure successful and timely closings of intricate commercial transactions. These are values that continue to attract new clients and help maintain long term relationships with his existing customers.

Mark has always had a strong interest in complex single and multi-site transactions involving commercial, resort, hospitality, agriculture, water, timber, minerals, Native American, and other sovereign lands. He enjoys speaking engagements where he often shares his expertise among professional peers in the industry.

Mark is a native San Franciscan, raised on the peninsula not far from the beach. He has four grown children ranging from 17 to 28 years of age. His hobbies include cooking, exploring wine, photography, and collecting vinyl albums.