“Mr. Odegard is president and CEO of Seattle Funding Group (1988), founding principal of the SFG Family of Income Funds (1992) –SFG Income Funds is one of the West Coast’s most successful, longest standing private mortgage investment pools. Since the inception of the SFG Income Funds, John has underwritten, funded, managed and serviced over 3,000 successful loan transactions totaling well over $1 billion dollars. The SFG Income Funds have served thousands of investors, earning them well over $100 million in interest and profits.
John has excelled in many facets of the real estate and capital markets industry over the last 30 years including asset valuation, development, capital management, syndication and finance.
John has been a speaker on local and national media regarding real estate investing and finance on numerous occasions, as well as a key principal in countless real estate transactions over the last thirty years. He is the co-author of “News of Interest”, an investor newsletter circulated to SFG investors across the United States.
John Odegard was awarded 2019 Financier of the Year by the Puget Sound Business Journal.”