Through its subsidiary Walker & Dunlop, LLC, Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) is one of the leading commercial real estate finance companies in the United States, with a primary focus on multifamily lending.
Our comprehensive suite of financing solutions allows us to originate loans for our own balance sheet, our own CMBS conduit, our own investment funds, or for sale to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD, life insurance companies, banks and other CMBS providers. Our financing expertise, scaled lending platform and unyielding commitment to client satisfaction make Walker & Dunlop a great choice for your commercial real estate financing needs.
Founded in 1937, Walker & Dunlop has been a consistent source of financing through many market cycles. We are a significantly larger and more dynamic firm today, but our customer-centric approach and unwavering commitment to quality are still at the heart of all we do.
Walker & Dunlop's multifamily experts structure financing through GSE, HUD and interim loan executions for all types of multifamily properties, including market-rate, affordable, manufactured housing developments, seniors housing and student housing.
Walker & Dunlop has consistently ranked among Fannie Mae’s top DUS® performers and manufactured housing lenders, and was ranked as the top DUS lender in 2012, originating over $4 billion in Fannie Mae loan volume. We are also the second largest multifamily lender in the United States. Walker & Dunlop utilizes many resources, including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and HUD to offer the most competitive financing available to property owners, investors and developers across the nation.
Walker & Dunlop’s capital markets professionals specialize in helping clients develop and implement optimal capital structures for their real estate holdings, using debt and equity across a range of asset classes. Our experts arrange transactions of varied size for clients located nationwide through correspondent relationships with life insurance companies, commercial banks, pension funds, Wall Street firms and other institutional investors. Walker & Dunlop’s national team of experts’ industry knowledge, regional market expertise and customer focus facilitates swift and efficient financing for all commercial property types, including office, retail, multifamily, hospitality, healthcare, mixed-use and industrial.
The Proprietary Capital Group:
Actively pursues commercial real estate capital opportunities from global resources
Utilizes partnership structures, joint ventures, separate and commingled accounts to leverage the corporate platform and core real estate capabilities
Walker & Dunlop’s Bridge Loan program:
Walker & Dunlop’s proprietary bridge loan program offers short-term non-recourse loans to borrowers seeking to acquire or reposition multifamily or seniors housing properties that do not currently qualify for permanent financing. Financing is available from $5M up to $200M+ and can be structured with funding built in for planned capital expenditures. Once your property is ready for permanent financing, we can facilitate a seamless transition to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac or HUD financing.
Financing is available in two tiers:
Small loans: $5 up to $30M
Large loans: $30-$200M+
Walker & Dunlop, LLC has more than 400 employees located in 21 offices nationwide.