Press Release

Walker & Dunlop Hires Leading Washington D.C. Capital Markets Broker

Company Release - 5/17/2017 4:16 PM ET

BETHESDA, Md., May 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the "Company") announced that it has hired Jamie Butler as managing director in its Capital Markets group. Based out of the Company's headquarters in Bethesda, Maryland, Mr. Butler is responsible for sourcing equity and debt for development projects and stabilized assets across all property types, with a focus in the Mid-Atlantic region. Throughout his career, Mr. Butler has arranged financing for commercial real estate transactions totaling over $10 billion.

Brian Casey, senior vice president, commented, "We are thrilled to welcome Jamie to Walker & Dunlop. Along with an impressive origination track record, Jamie brings expertise in construction and development financing, which will be extremely valuable to our many clients seeking this competitive loan type. We see a large opportunity for continued growth in the Mid-Atlantic, and Jamie's strong client and investor relationships will help us expand our presence in the region."

Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Butler was senior vice president at CBRE in the firm's capital markets group, where he arranged equity, mezzanine debt, and senior debt through a wide range of capital sources. He was previously vice president in the Capital Markets group at Cushman & Wakefield (formerly Cassidy Turley). Mr. Butler has received numerous industry recognitions and consistently ranks among the top producers in the region by the Commercial Real Estate Brokerage Association.

About Walker & Dunlop
Walker & Dunlop (NYSE: WD), headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, is one of the largest commercial real estate services and finance companies in the United States providing financing and investment sales to owners of multifamily and commercial properties. Walker & Dunlop, which is included in the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, has over 550 professionals in 28 offices across the nation with an unyielding commitment to client satisfaction.

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SOURCE Walker & Dunlop, Inc.