PACE Loan Group is a direct originator of Commercial PACE Loans designed to incentive developers and landlords to use clean and/or renewable energy improvements in their properties. PLG will provide financing for adaptive re-use, gut renovations, and new construction projects specializing in complex capital structures. PLG’s mission is to reduce developers’ and landlords’ cost of capital to promote efficient and sustainable communities.
PLG was formed by a group of finance and real estate professionals and is led by its co-founder and CEO, Rafi Golberstein. Mr. Golberstein is a commercial real estate finance veteran with 12 years of experience in CRE structured finance, loan origination and equity investments. Prior to co-founding PLG, Golberstein was a Managing Director at Ladder Capital, a publicly traded REIT, where he focused on CMBS origination, balance sheet and mezzanine loans as well as equity investments. Prior to Ladder, Mr. Golberstein worked at Gramercy Capital and Credit Suisse in its commercial real estate large loan group.