James McArthur is a director in multifamily originations at Lument. Jim joined predecessor RED Capital Group in 2018, establishing a new office in Los Angeles. He is responsible for the origination of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA/HUD, and balance sheet loans with a concentration in market-rate multifamily projects. His geographic focus is in the western region of the U.S., but he originates loans nationwide.
Before joining Lument, Jim was a senior vice president at JLL. He spent the bulk of his career at Freddie Mac in their Chicago and Los Angeles offices, where he held positions as associate director in both the underwriting and loan production departments.
Jim earned his MBA from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Iowa.