Self-storage finance expert Jim Davies has joined Talonvest Capital Inc. as a principal. He joins the company from his role as managing director at Belgravia Capital, a full service real estate investment banking firm headquartered in Orange County, Calif.
With nearly 30 years of commercial and self-storage lending experience, Davies previously served as senior vice president and shareholder of Buchanan Street Partners, and was a co-founder and principal of Buchanan Storage Capital. In 2009, he launched Davies Ingersoll Capital Partners, now Safe Harbour Equity Inc., with self-storage investment broker Peter Ingersoll.
Davies also serves on the board of directors of the California Self Storage Association.
Based in Costa Mesa, Calif., Talonvest provides third-party capital placement, debt and equity for commercial real estate nationwide. It engages in principal investment activities in the $10 million and under range including making loans, buying notes and buying assets. The company recently launched a non-recourse loan program for self-storage owners. Its other principals are Eric Snyder and Thomas Sherlock.