Natalie Dumont and Charles Knighton Join CPC Mortgage Company as Assistant Vice Presidents

Dumont and Knighton Expand the Mortgage Lending Company’s National Footprint to Boston, Massachusetts and Orlando, Florida

July 23, 2021 – The Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), a leading nonprofit multifamily finance company, announced that Natalie Dumont and Charles Knighton will be joining CPC Mortgage Company LLC as new Assistant Vice Presidents and Mortgage Originators. Dumont will be operating out of Boston, Massachusetts, and Knighton is located in Orlando, Florida. CPC Mortgage Company is CPC’s national mortgage lending subsidiary that offers a full suite of Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) multifamily finance products.

“I am excited to have somebody with Natalie’s years of real estate and mortgage lending experience joining the CPC Mortgage Company team,” said John Cannon, President, CPC Mortgage Company. “Natalie has built a reputation as relationship builder and problem solver who understands the unique needs of her customers. Natalie’s expertise will bring tremendous value to our team as we continue to grow our business throughout the Northeast.”

“Charles brings a strong knowledge of the multifamily and affordable housing finance landscape to our team,” said Cannon. “Charles has extensive experience in Florida, understands the markets and communities, and builds strong relationships with his customers. I’m looking forward to working with Charles as we expand our footprint and bring our unique brand of service to multifamily owners and operators in the Southeast.”

Dumont previously worked for Sabal Capital Partners where she was on the Production Team originating Agency SBL and CMBS loans and has been in Real Estate lending for nearly 20 years. She also holds two Master’s degrees in International Economics from the Academy of Foreign Trade and General Management from Harvard University.

“I’m excited to be joining a lender like CPC Mortgage Company that cares about building relationships with their customers and that’s committed to bringing transparency to the business,” said Natalie Dumont. “I’m looking forward to bringing my experience to a team focused on Agency lending and the borrower experience, and look forward to helping them continue their growth and impact in Massachusetts and across the Northeast.”

Knighton joins CPC Mortgage Company with over 10 years of commercial real estate finance experience and is responsible for debt and equity originations for national clients, affordable housing developers and owners and local private client groups. Most recently serving as a Vice President at Lument, Knighton successfully closed transactions with Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, CMBS lenders and portfolio lenders. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts and received his Master’s degree in Real Estate Finance (MSRE) from the University of Florida.

“The markets and the capital needs of multifamily owners in Florida and across the Southeast are as diverse and unique as they come. CPC Mortgage Company understands that customers are looking for a partner that can help them find the right financing solution,” said Charles Knighton. “I’m excited to have the opportunity to bring my experience to a company that defines its success by their commitment to their customers and the positive impact their lending can bring to communities.”

Dumont and Knighton are joining the company’s expanding team of originators, production managers, underwriters and analysts. CPC Mortgage Company is headquartered in New York and includes originations offices in Florida, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and California.

CPC Mortgage Company LLC offers a suite of Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) products for acquisition, refinance, rehabilitation and construction of multifamily properties. The company’s team of experts have deep experience in all aspects of the Agency business to ensure that borrowers receive unmatched technical assistance and deal execution. While offering products for a broad range of capital needs including flexible bridge loans, with strong ties to the parent company and its mission, CPC Mortgage Company LLC has unique institutional expertise in affordable, stabilized housing and small buildings/small balance loans.

Revenue generated by CPC Mortgage Company LLC helps support the nonprofit mission of CPC, providing innovative capital solutions, fresh thinking, and a collaborative approach to transforming underserved neighborhoods through investments in housing.

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About CPC Mortgage Company LLC

CPC Mortgage Company LLC is a full-service national mortgage lender offering a suite of Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) products. Our scope includes conventional, affordable, and small balance lending for the acquisition, refinance, rehabilitation and construction of multifamily housing. CPC Mortgage Company LLC is a subsidiary of The Community Preservation Corporation (CPC), a nonprofit multifamily finance company founded in 1974. Revenue generated by CPC Mortgage Company LLC supports the mission of CPC, allowing it to have a greater impact with its investments in housing and community development. Visit us at