Michael Hart

Michael Hart

Managing Director
Capital Markets

312.602.6020 Phone

Current Role

Mike is responsible for the origination and placement of debt structures for development, acquisition and permanent financing throughout the United States.

Joined Cohen Financial in December, 2014

Past Experience

Over 25 years of commercial real estate finance experience

Mike joined Cohen Financial from Tremont Realty Capital where he created direct investments and secured debt and equity financing for Tremont’s clients. Before that, he worked for Finova Capital and USL Capital where he originated and placed real estate financing and CMBS loans. Earlier in his career, he secured bank financing for Continental Illinois National Bank’s commercial real estate clients and acquired and developed industrial and office space for Cabot, Cabot & Forbes.


Masters Degree in Finance from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois) Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from University of Wisconsin –Madison

Other Affiliations

Registered Real Estate Broker, State of Illinois

Cohen Financial is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Multifamily Housing Council, and the CRE Finance Council.