ClearEdge Lending, LLC
From Conventional to Bridge, Why Some Lenders Are Making the Switch
Since 2018, Steve Skolnik has been CEO of ClearEdge Lending LLC, a Wholesale, Non-Delegated and Retail origination company. Previously, from 2012-2018, Skolnik served as Managing Director for PennyMac’s CRE channel and CEO of ReadyCap’s Commercial Small Balance CRE originations platform. He was hired by Lehman Brothers in 2006 as EVP of Aurora Bank’s Residential and Small Balance Commercial origination platforms and served as EVP of Production for First Franklin from 1995-2006. Skolnik’s first role in the residential lending business dates back to 1989 with Countrywide in the Correspondent Division.