William (Bill) Martin is a commercial lender with over 40 years experience. He has a real estate degree from the University of Arizona 1973 with special emphasis in income property valuation and capitalization techniques. His banking and lending career started in 1975 with Ohio National Bank. In 1977, he and his wife Pattie moved back to Tucson where he managed the commercial real estate division for Home Federal Savings for 10 years prior to forming Madera Financial in 1988. He has closed loans in Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Texas, Utah and Nevada. The secondary market was active under his leadership wherein $100's million in loans were sold to participating lenders in the southwest during his tenure with the company. Mr. Martin has made billions of dollars of loans on diverse real estate projects and to varied borrowers.
From time to time, Bill has provided expert witness testimony on behalf of parties in real estate litigation that has proven to be very beneficial to their cases.
Bill Martin is a licensed real estate broker in Arizona for Madera Realty which lists and sells commercial, multifamily, land and unique properties.
Bill hosted the Madera Real Estate and Mortgage Hour on KNST Radio in Tucson from 2000 to 2007.