Arbor Realty Trust to Present at Ninth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference

UNIONDALE, N.Y., May 6, 2010: Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ABR), a real estate investment trust focused on the business of investing in real estate related bridge and mezzanine loans, preferred and direct equity investments, mortgage-related securities and other real estate related assets, announced today that management is scheduled to present at the Ninth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference, which will be held May 10-12, 2010 in San Francisco.

Speakers:

Ivan Kaufman, Chief Executive Officer
Paul Elenio, Chief Financial Officer
Date: Monday, May 10, 2010
Time: 3:30 – 3:55 P.M. Pacific Time
Place: Ritz Carlton, San Francisco

A live Web cast of the presentation will also be available by visiting the investor relations section of the Company’s Web site. A replay of the presentation will be available for 30 days.

About Arbor Realty Trust, Inc.

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc., founded by President and CEO Ivan Kaufman, is a real estate investment trust which invests in a diversified portfolio of multi-family and commercial real estate related bridge and mezzanine loans, preferred equity investments, mortgage related securities and other real estate related assets. Arbor commenced operations in July 2003 and conducts substantially all of its operations through its operating partnership, Arbor Realty Limited Partnership and its subsidiaries. Arbor is externally managed and advised byArbor Commercial Mortgage, LLC, a national commercial real estate finance company operating through 11 sales and origination support offices in the US that specializes in debt and equity financing for multi-family and commercial real estate.