About Us

We are a Miami-based private lender focused on real estate business and investment mortgage loans on residential and commercial properties.

Bridge loans


Preferred equity


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Why Us

More than 460 transactions and $300 million financed in real estate loans.

We provide our own funding.
Our goal is to close everytime, on time!

Our approach to lending is asset-based rather than credit based. We provide fast and creative solutions for investors and real estate owners in need of immediate funding, and for those who do not wish to be exposed to the lengthy application process with conventional lenders.

The team

  • Camilo NiñoPartner - CEO

  • Ricardo UribePartner

  • Jorge A.Uribe E.Partner

  • Jorge A.Uribe T.Partner

  • Alen HernandezCommercial Director

  • AlexanderValdesLoan Processor

  • Camilo RestrepoServicing Coordinator

  • Luisa F.RestrepoServicing Analyst

  • JenniferBeckerPublic Relations

  • AlejandraSalazarMarketing Director

Camilo Niño
Partner – CEO

As CEO and Partner at Linkvest Capital, Camilo Niño oversees the firm’s private lending company, LV Lending, as well as real estate investment and management acquisition arm, Linkpoint Properties. As a licensed private lender, Mr. Niño leads LV Lending, which currently services a portfolio of $165 million and has overseen more than 460 transactions for $300 million in Florida and Georgia. Mr. Niño has represented some of the most high-profile development projects in the southeast region.

At Linkpoint Properties, Niño has been instrumental in the acquisition of commercial real estate assets throughout the southeast region and currently manages a large portfolio of single-tenant properties, shopping centers and industrial assets in Florida and Georgia. Recent acquisitions include Chase on the Miami River; McDonald’s and Tire Kingdom in Hialeah; and FedEx and a Wells Fargo branch in Atlanta, among others.

Prior to launching Linkvest Capital, Niño was an investment advisor with Akro Advisors Inc and served as a real estate investor with Gamma Opportunities LLC, where he specialized in acquiring distressed residential real estate throughout Florida.

Mr. Niño received his bachelor’s degree in finance and international affairs from Universidad Externado Colombia. He has obtained a post graduate degree in Finance and International Businesses from Columbia University; a certificate in Family Business Advising from the Family Firm Institute; a certificate in Financial and Estate Planning from Boston University; and received his designation as a Certified Investment Management Analyst from Wharton Business School. Currently in the second year of the OPM (Owner President Management Program) at Harvard Business School.

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Ricardo Uribe
Partner

Based in Miami, FL has 13 years of experience in the real estate industry. Ricardo began his career as a reinsurance Broker at Marsh & McLennan Companies in 2000 where he remained for 6 years. In 2006 he changed careers and obtained his Florida Real Estate License and shortly after founded Gamma Opportunities LLC., a Company specialized in acquiring distressed residential real estate. In 2013, he founded Linkvest Capital, a private equity firm focused on growth capital investments in small and middle market companies, investments in direct asset based lending and investments in income producing real estate. Ricardo has a Bachelors degree in business Administration and Management from University of Florida and is a licensed private lender in the State of Florida.

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Alen Hernandez
Commercial Director

Based in Miami, FL has 17 years of experience in the Capital/Commercial Real Estate Markets. He began his career in the finance sector as a fixed income trader, where he was in charge of managing and analyzing the U.S capital markets proprietary book of the firm. From there, he joined Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services as an Investment Associate, where he specialized in Multi-Family property sales in Miami-Dade and Broward County. He later joined Tiktin Real Estate Investment Services as the Senior Financial Analyst, where he was responsible for evaluating over US$1 Billion of commercial real estate assets and played an integral role in the sales of over US$200 Million of commercial real estate transactions. Those transactions included Single Tenant Retail, Multi Tenant Shopping Centers & Industrial Buildings nationally. In February 2018, Mr. Hernandez joined the Linkvest Capital Team, a private equity firm focused on Capital Investments in small and middle market companies, direct asset based lending, and investments in Commercial Real Estate.

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Camilo Restrepo
Servicing Coordinator
Luisa F. Restrepo
Servicing Analyst

Alexander Valdes
Loan Processor

Based in Miami, FL has 23 years of experience in the Mortgage and Banking industry. Alex began his career as a Senior Foreclosure Specialist in 1995 with Universal American Mortgage Company, a subsidiary of Lennar Homes Corporation later on 2001 he joined Bayview Asset Management a invesment managment firm focused on investments in mortgage credit, including whole loans, mortgage-backed securities, mortgage servicing rights, and mortgage-related assets, during his 16 years with Bayview Alex worked as a Senior Real Estate Funding Specialist, Senior Treasure Analyst and Special Loans Operation Specialist from there he later joined Ocean Bank on 2016 as Team Lead Residential Loan Servicing Specialist. In 2018, Alex joined the Linkvest Capital Team a private equity firm focused on Capital Investments in small and middle companies, direct asset-based lending, and invests in Commercial Real Estate.

Alejandra Salazar
Marketing Director
Ricardo Vives
Real Estate Attorney
Robert Sondak
External Advisor
Otto Travieso
External Advisor
Jorge A. Uribe E.
Partner
Jorge A. Uribe T.
Partner
Jennifer Becker
Public Relations

Jennifer Becker has 15 years of experience in media relations. As Principal of BKR Media, a full-service public relations firm founded in 2009, she has worked closely with the “who’s who” of real estate, comprising high-profile developers, architects, sales and marketing agencies, leasing teams, project management companies and private equity groups. Her impressive resume also includes posts at Good Morning America and the formidable Rubenstein Public Relations in New York City. She served as Senior Account Executive and Company Director at The Apple Organization, the preeminent real estate-based PR firm in South Florida, where she oversaw account management for a diverse portfolio of clientele comprising residential, commercial, and mixed-use projects from Miami to Orlando. The consummate networker, Jennifer is actively involved in various charitable causes and professional associations including board positions on the Las Olas Wine & Food Festival, Gilda’s Club South Florida, American Cancer Society of Broward, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Foundation, Glam-A-Thon and Hochberg Preparatory School. She is an active member of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Las Olas Association and Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance. Jennifer graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in Communications Sciences.

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