Williams Joins Red Mortgage Capital

Mark C. Williams has joined Red Mortgage Capital, Inc., as a director in its new Denver office. He will help Red expand its reach in the Denver and Rocky Mountain commercial real estate markets by focusing on the origination of financing opportunities for multifamily, seniors, and health care mortgage loans, with an emphasis on agency financing, including Fannie Mae and Federal Housing Administration. He will also help source construction loan and tax credit equity opportunities.

Williams has more than 20 years of commercial real estate experience and has completed more than $1 billion in debt and equity transactions. Prior to joining Red, he was vice president of Capmark Finance, Inc. He also previously held positions at LJ Melody & Co. and Medallion Brokerage.

Apartment Realty Advisors Hires Star Broker

Apartment Realty Advisors (ARA) has hired commercial real estate broker Lindsay Allen away from Transwestern Commercial Services, where she was vice president of the investment services division. Allen, who has a specialty in land brokerage, joins ARA's Dallas office.

The young broker also worked with Grubb & Ellis, where she was recognized as their 2006 Rookie of the Year. In 2007, she made Dallas CEO magazine's Top 30 Under 30 list. The Dallas Business Journal also named her one of its 2006 Commercial Real Estate Heavy Hitters.