Real estate briefly:

Ken Gaitan has been hired at Money360 in Ladera Ranch as regional director of the company’s Western region. Gaitan brings nearly 30 years of commercial real estate experience to his role and has closed more than $3.5 billion in commercial real estate transactions during his career. Gaitan has served in senior production and management roles for firms such as Bank of America, Merrill Lynch, CBRE and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank.