Since 1999 Metwest originates commercial real estate loans nationwide
Metwest becomes the Top Producer for Metropolitan Mortgage and Securities, a west coast-based life insurance company
2000 | First Metwest office opens in Los Angeles, CA
2001 | Metwest opens NYC office with strategic partner
2002 | Metwest opens the corporate headquarters in Miami and Partnered with Bayview Financial Trading Group.
2005 | Metwest is recognized as one of the "100 Fastest Growing Hispanic Companies in America"
2006 | Leonardo Padron, Metwest CEO, is featured in Bloomberg News and The Miami Herald.
2007 | Metwest has over 35 offices and 500 loan offices nationwide, is one of the top producers nationally for small, mid-size balance commercial lending.
2008 | Leonardo Padron, Metwest CEO, is recognized as one of the "Top 15 Hispanic Entrepreneurs of the Year".
2010 | Leonardo Padron, in partnership with a core group of executives, develops a groundbreaking new financial software: SpeedQual
2011 | The Metwest team introduces SpeedDocs, a cutting edge technology for the commercial mortgage lending industry.
2012 | The Metwest team develops SpeedTrax, continuing the transition to technology-enabled and enhanced lending.
Today | We are entering the market with a full spectrum of non-bank programs for borrowers that have been turned down by traditional lending institutions.