ABOUT Yaakov Leiser
With over five years of commercial real estate experience, Yaakov Leiser, vice president, has originated and underwritten nearly $1 billion in commercial mortgages throughout his career. Mr. Leiser specializes in multifamily, office, and retail properties and is based out of Walker & Dunlop’s Englewood Cliffs office.
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Leiser served as a loan originator and underwriter at Deerwood Real Estate Capital (Deerwood), where he originated and underwrote commercial loans for multiple asset types including multifamily, retail, office, industrial, and hospitality. Mr. Leiser has worked with clients spanning the spectrum from institutional to family office and real estate upstarts. Before Deerwood, Mr. Leiser served as an accounting associate at J. Svarc, CPA in Brooklyn, New York.
Mr. Leiser graduated from Seton Hall University with a master’s in business administration with a focus in finance and received a bachelor’s degree from Ohr Yisroel.