For Borrowers

A trusted lending resource for creative residential and commercial loans tailored to meet each borrower’s individual needs.


For Investors

Discover an alternative to traditional depository accounts, and learn more about our Trust Deed Investment programs, for qualified investors.


For Brokers

When your client needs a fast dependable lender solution for a transaction that must fund, learn the source many brokers have trusted upon for over 90 years.

Experience you can count on

F.E. Forbes Company has been a trusted real estate investment firm and portfolio real estate finance lender since 1921. We serve property owners, investors and partnership interests throughout California with an array of alternative financing solutions and investment property products. In addition, F.E. Forbes  provides qualified private trust deed investors an opportunity to earn greater returns on their investment accounts than banks and other institutions. With constancy and stability F.E. Forbes has been a reliable trusted partner offering a combination of real estate investment experience, financial expertise and a reliable industry resource.

I have been an investor with the Forbes Company for over twenty-five years. My investments with the Forbes Company have consistently brought me the financial rewards I have needed to live a comfortable life. Through the ups and downs in the economy, the Forbes Company has always striven to make things right and to protect my equity interests. I highly recommend making investments with this company.
– Derek L., Investor
As an investor with the F.E. Forbes Company for over 25 years, I recommend them without reservation for the quality of investments, their integrity and complete professionalism in every regard. The attention to detail, transparent communication and respect for the clients and investors is of the highest caliber. I have recommended them to several friends over the past years.
– Al L., Investor

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Our Address

1795 Solano Ave
Berkeley, CA 94707

Phone Number

(510) 526-7933