Benworth Capital Appoints José Monte as New Vice President
MIAMI, FL – January 25, 2018 –Benworth Capital, one of Florida’s top private provider of alternative short-term, first-position residential and commercial mortgages, announced today it has appointed Jose Monte as the company’s new Vice President. He will be responsible for developing relationships with mortgage brokers and real estate agents to originate private loans in the South Florida market.
Monte brings to Benworth more than 28 years of experience in the South Florida real estate industry, including business development, underwriting and loan portfolio management. He was most recently Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending at Sunstate Bank Previously; he was Senior Commercial Real Estate Lender and Chief Lending Offices at TotalBank. Monte began his banking career at Ocean Bank as Head of the Credit Administration area.
“Monte is a proven leader in the real estate industry, and his extensive knowledge and background will support the Benworth Capital mission to continue to be a front-runner in the private lending industry in Florida while providing flexible alternatives to our borrowers,” said Bernie Navarro, President at Benworth Capital.
Monte graduated from the University of Miami where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance and a minor in Mathematics. A long-time resident of South Florida, he currently lives in Miami with his wife and three children.
About Benworth Capital
About Benworth Capital Partners: Benworth Capital Partners, LLC, founded in 2008 and headquartered in South Florida, is a licensed mortgage lender and servicer specializing in private lending and bridge lending. The private equity firm offers short-term, first position mortgages for the purchase and development of residential, commercial and income-generating property in Florida. Benworth’s disciplined approach to financing real estate assets attracts funding participation from investors seeking strong returns from a low-risk profile investment. For more information about Benworth Capital Partners, visit http://www.benworthcapital.com.
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