About Federal

Your global finance specialists

We’re a specialist financier with over 10 years industry experience. We secure investments, bridging loans, commercial mortgages for individuals, companies and organisations that can be used for everything from property chain breaks, development, refurbishment to property auctions.


We are entrepreneurial, deal-driven and move quickly in order to provide the funding you need to seize opportunities.

Tan Bahia, CEO
Leading Advisors

A market leader. A trusted partner. Expert financial knowledge

Maximising returns in a rapidly shifting environment like London & New York requires intimate market knowledge. Especially when many of the biggest transactions happen behind closed doors.

We’ve advised on over $4 billion of property transactions across global markets. Our clients include high net-worth individuals, pension funds, and major international developers and many of them have been with us for decades.

Clients value our expert knowledge and our innovative approach. Simply put, we know property better than anyone – and we think creatively. We see beyond a building’s current use, and understand its true potential.

As you would expect, everything we do is underpinned by total confidentiality and exceptional service. Our boutique structure allows us to work closely with every client, at every stage of the investment process.

Detailed knowledge. Intelligent creativity. Uncompromising service, and exceptional performance. These are the qualities that have ensured our position at the forefront of property.

How we can help

Unrivalled finance expertise

Federal Finance is a national and international commercial mortgage, bridging finance & development finance specialist. We pride ourselves on our market-leading rates and transparent working ethics.

Our expert team is at the end of the phone or email waiting to assist with any lending enquiry.

01Direct Lending

Federal Finance provides a diversified middle-market real estate equity platform pairing our experience with a network of local operators. We seek to invest in single-family and multi-family ground-up construction projects as well refurbishment of existing multi-family units.

02Bridging Loans

Federal Finance facilitates hard money/bridge loans, offering solutions for non-conforming and income producing real estate nationwide. Federal Finance can assist in the $1 million to $100+ million range without the regulatory constraints that large banks and institutional lenders are now facing.

03Mezzanine Loans

Federal Finance can provide solutions for developers, investors as well as owners/operators seeking “gap capital” to complete an acquisition, refinancing, repositioning or sale across multiple property types.

04Commercial Mortgages

Federal Finance has solid relationships with numerous lenders and will immediately match you up with the best lender based on your needs. Whether you are in need of a long-term fixed-rate loan or conventional with open terms. We can assist with agency loans, CMBS & conventional mortgages.

05Construction Finance

Federal Finance works with close capital partners to provide ground-up construction loans, with the ability to facilitate stretched debt up to 85% LTC, this will be a senior construction loan paired with preferred equity or mezzanine loan.

Leadership team

Our commercial finance experts

Service is at the heart of everything we do. Our experienced, dedicated advisors work tirelessly to help our clients find and maximise value.

Tan Bahia

New York & Florida

Joe Gianuzzi


Raks Gill


Jim Cahill

New York

Manny Banwait

Toronto & Florida

Steve Brigante


Austin Root

South Carolina & Florida

ryan kennedy
Ryan Kennedy


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