Ms. Martin is a seasoned financial and real estate professional with over 17 years of professional experience in operations and real estate.
Ms. Martin currently is the proprietor of Mercedes Martin Realty (MMR) and holds Realtor licenses in the states of FL and NJ. Ms. Martin has facilitated over $49 million dollars in real estate sales.
Prior to launching MMR she managed over $118 million dollars of real estate debt as a Portfolio Asset Manager of non-performing/performing loans and REO, she was responsible for the acquisition/disposition of REO properties. The hiring oversight and daily management of the loan servicers, foreclosure attorneys, real estate agents, general contractors, all vendors and staff of 5 direct reporting employees. Ms. Martin was also responsible for the implementation of the operating procedures, loss mitigation process and property management.
Prior to her experience as a Portfolio Manager in the REO and loan arena, Ms. Martin was the founder and operator of Mardes Builders LLC – a NJ licensed home improvement company.
Ms. Martin began her professional career working for Wall Street bulge bracket firms such as Merrill Lynch, Prudential Securities and UBS- Paine Webber as an operations professional.