Steve Wiltshire comes to SMI Real Estate to focus on building long-term client relationships and to help clients achieve their investment goals. For the past 20 years, Steve has operated as a Principal of AMF Capital in Portland, Oregon, and has a diverse background in business ownership, management, and real estate finance. He offers the full spectrum of knowledge in real estate development, construction, investing, and financing.
Steve enjoys working closely with real estate investors to ensure and employ optimal and creative investment strategies to accommodate their investment goals. With experience in the development, construction, and ownership of his own investment properties, Steve is well equipped to realize success for his clients’ projects. His philosophy is to work FOR the client, focus on THEIR objectives, and develop trusted relationships.
While working in the capital and lending industry, Steve sourced and secured financing transactions for multiple clients, totaling more than 3/4 of a billion dollars of loan volume across several property types. He specialized in funding for multifamily assets, mobile home parks, self-storage and commercial property types including retail and industrial properties. AMF has served real estate investors, intermediaries and property owners in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Utah.
Prior to AMF Capital, Steve held financial positions at Marcus & Millichap as a Director of Capital Markets in Portland, Columbia Resources as a Senior Loan Officer in Portland, and First Fidelity Lending Corporation as Chief Operations Officer for the Western Region. Prior to the financial industry, he devoted 17 years of service to the manufacturing industry. In the industry he was responsible for manufacturing, application engineering, solving production problems, sales and financing of capital equipment.
A native of Oregon, Steve has been a resident all his life. When he is not working on real estate projects, Steve enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, hunting, fishing, camping, and taking long motorcycle rides across the country with friends.