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Orlando Diaz

Orlando A. Diaz


NMLS ID #786245


Quote: “Whenever you think you can or think you can’t, either way you are right." - Henry Ford

Mr. Diaz originated his first loan in 1998, and by 2001, he was a seasoned multi-million dollar producer.  In 2003, Mr. Diaz opened up his first mortgage company which became one of the largest independent mortgage companies in South Florida.  In 2008, Mr. Diaz was awarded top mortgage lender by the Latin Builder’s Association and won the President’s award for 2 years straight from the Builder’s Association of South Florida.

After a 5-year stint working as Vice-President with local and national banks. Orlando opened Metro Fund Inc. in August of 2014.  Mr. Diaz has positioned Metro Fund as one of the most diverse, independent mortgage companies in South Florida with access to every lending program for residential and commercial lending.  During his current tenure at Metro Fund, Mr. Diaz has presided over unprecedented year over year growth in the residential market and has made Metro Fund Inc, the lender of choice for the commercial/development community in South Florida.

Mr. Diaz served as an Executive Committee Member/Vice-President of the Florida Association of Mortgage Professionals and served as President of the Miami Chapter.  His tenure at FAMP was highlighted with government affairs efforts in Tallahassee and Washington DC.  Besides the numerous speaking engagements and community involvements, Mr. Diaz is a father of 2 and a graduate of St. Brendan High School in Miami, FL and Loyola University in New Orleans.


Joe Diaz


NMLS ID #1163635


Quote: ”If you are alive and breathing, there’s work to do.”


Mr. Joe Diaz is a seasoned licensed mortgage professional with more than 15 years in the mortgage industry. Mr. Diaz also has extensive experience in outside sales and training. Mr. Diaz’s focus is working with development projects and the private money sector. He has a passion for the mortgage industry and helping people get into a home. As an owner of Metro Fund, he plans to make the company a leader in the industry. He is a father of two girls and a University of Louisville alumni.

Jenny Blume

Jenny Blume

Director of Operations

NMLS ID #370573


Quote:  “We succeed because we are a dynamic team of passionate problem-solvers and team-players.”


Jenny serves dual functions for Metro Fund Inc.  She serves as Director of Operations handling all functions of the front and back office including processing, IT and management and she also serves as a licensed contract processor.  Jenny is President and Owner of GBE Financial LLC., a Licensed Mortgage Broker Company since 2009. Jenny has more than 20 years of experience in Commercial and Residential Real Estate Lending and development. She earned her A.A. from MDCC College and has extensive knowledge in Loan Processing, Underwriting, Mortgage Compliance and Loss Mitigation Analyst.  She’s also been working as a Contract Freelance Paralegal and assisted attorneys as an Expert Witness for many Foreclosure Court Cases.

Pablo Aguilar

Pablo Aguilar

Loan Originator

NMLS ID #1187426


Quote:  “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it!”


I am committed to providing ideal financing options to homebuyers and homeowners in the South Florida Area.  I have experience in Conventional, FHA, USDA, Private and VA lending and will provide an educated and thorough determination of which program will best meet your needs. I have been in the mortgage business for over 13 years, gaining the knowledge and expertise to help put you at ease throughout the mortgage process. My diverse experience in the mortgage industry allows me to better assist you and ensure a smooth process from origination through to closing.


Loyda Cruz

Loan Processor


Loyda is the Loan Processor for Metro Fund Inc.  She joined the company in 2020 and jumped right in during a period of company growth.  She is the company’s main processor handling mostly all conventional and non-prime loans.  Her previous experience as a processor for a mortgage lender has helped her smooth transition to her new role.  Loyda brings knowledge and consistency to her position and has helped streamline the company’s process flow.  She is an expert at prequalifying new clients and can determine the best loan programs for all clients she serves.

Richard Fernandez

Residential & Commercial loan Originator


Quote: “Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others Make it Happen.” – Michael Jordan


With over 40 years of invaluable Banking expertise, Richard joined Metro Fund Inc. in 2023 as a Residential & Commercial loan Originator. His journey in the Banking industry began humbly as a Teller at Republic National Bank, where he steadily climbed the ranks and progressed from Teller to Head Teller, Operations Officer, Head of Operations, and ultimately Branch Manager.

During his tenure at Republic National, Richard honed in on his skills in financial relations by attending the prestigious Stonier Graduate School of Banking and graduated with Honors— a testament to his commitment to excellence. Transitioning seamlessly to Union Planters Bank and later Regions Bank, he broadened his scope post-graduate degree by establishing his proficiency in Mortgage Banking.

In 2010, Richard embarked on a pivotal chapter in his career, joining City National Bank as Vice President and spearheading Residential Mortgage with the Private Client Group. For 13 years, he played a pivotal role, leveraging his expertise to drive success and client satisfaction in Mortgage Banking, driving over $800 Million in loans.

Now, as part of Metro Fund Inc, Richard continues his legacy of excellence, drawing on his extensive background in Banking, Residential and Commercial Mortgage Lending. Renowned for his professionalism and hands-on approach, he remains dedicated to providing exceptional service and tailored solutions to his clients.

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Josue Abreu

Residential & Commercial loan Originator


Quote: “Success is where preparation and opportunity meet.”

Josue is a South Florida native and a newer member to Metro Fund. He brings a different approach and solutions for complex commercial and residential real estate transactions. He prides himself in being dedicated, and is a results driven individual with the drive for always wanting more. His consistency and attention to detail is what sets him apart from the rest. He enjoys working on the Commercial Lending division including deal structuring, follow up, and analyzing all types of Commercial properties

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