Stefanos Arethas

Stefanos is a lead analyst within the Structured Finance Group at Moody’s Investors Service, where he is responsible for primary new issuance ratings on commercial mortgage backed securities. Stefanos is a member of the large loan transaction team with a specific focus on retail, hotel, and multi-family. Additionally, Stefanos takes a lead role on all multi-family credit analysis including all Freddie Mac K-Series transactions. Stefanos is co-leading Moody’s analysis of proposed single family rental securitizations. Before joining Moody’s, Stefanos was a Vice President with BB&T in Washington, DC where he held various positions within the real estate group including: commercial and multi- family originations, single family residential construction and residential mortgage origination, where he was responsible for over $4 billion in originations. Stefanos often guests lectures courses on real estate finance at Georgetown University and George Washington University. Stefanos received a B.S. in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a Master's of Real Estate from Georgetown University. He currently lives in New York City.

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