Mr. Schonbraun told Mortgage Observer about his tennis career, SL Green’s entry into lending and how New York City has more available debt and equity than perhaps any other time in history.
Mortgage Observer: I know you were an avid tennis player growing up. Did you plan to play professionally?
David Schonbraun: That was the initial plan. I got hurt, tried to come back – it was tough. But it’s probably the best thing that ever happened to me, actually. Tennis got me into Princeton. In retrospect, I probably would have played tennis for a couple years and I would have started at a less opportune time in the market cycle. Read More