NewPoint Real Estate Capital tapped industry veteran Christopher Honn (pictured) to help expand the company’s senior housing and healthcare platform as a director.
Honn will serve as managing director of senior housing originations, focusing on agency loan programs. He brings over 35 years of experience and has built several successful production platforms for for-profit and non-profit clients.
NewPoint, a Chicago-based commercial real estate company, expanded its senior housing and healthcare platform in May. Honn will work to offer the company’s existing HUD/FHA targeted programs.
“Chris brings a tremendous wealth of product and industry knowledge that will prove invaluable to our clients as we continue to build a world-class partner for senior living and healthcare providers,” said Katherine Stewart, CEO and leader of the platform for senior housing agency. at New Point. “Few in our space have the programmatic aptitude that Chris has developed throughout his career.”
Prior to joining NewPoint, Honn served as CEO of Regions Bank. He also led Berkadia’s senior housing and health care underwriting and mortgage banking team and served as director of Fannie Mae’s Senior Housing Program early in his career.
“I am incredibly fortunate to be joining NewPoint at such an important time for the company,” said Honn. “Dedicated to supporting the full continuum of care with a single financial solutions platform, NewPoint’s tremendous commitment to providing the best terms, execution and customer service undoubtedly sets us apart in the market.”