Preferred Credit, an Irvine-based home equity lender, has moved to a new headquarters in Irvine. The company signed a five-year lease for 105,000 square feet of office space in Park Place, the fortress-like complex near the San Diego Freeway and Jamboree Road. The deal, which was valued at $9.2 million, was brokered by Dave Cantwell, vice president of Equis in Orange County, and Janine Padia, a vice president with landlord Winthrop Management.
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