We are pleased to announce that Walker & Dunlop has acquired Deerwood Real Estate Capital
The combination of these two great firms will expand Walker & Dunlop's presence in New York and New Jersey and we welcome Deerwood’s talented professionals and valued clients. We look forward to working with you to develop the most successful financing solutions available.

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Livingston Hessam
Vice President

Located in Walker & Dunlop’s Tampa office and with more than 12 years of experience in commercial real estate lending, Livingston Hessam, vice president, focuses on providing customized financing solutions to owners and operators of commercial real estate properties across the United States.

Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Hessam was an associate director at MetLife Real Estate Investors, where he was responsible for originating, underwriting, and structuring high-quality commercial loans, totaling more than $725 million with a focus on Florida and Puerto Rico markets.  His responsibilities also included portfolio surveillance and loan workouts.

Mr. Hessam earned a Bachelor of Science in real estate from Florida State University and is a licensed real estate sales associate in Florida.

Mr. Hessam is the current president of The Society of Real Estate Professionals (SOREP), a non-profit organization whose mission is to support local universities through annual scholarships and grants to students pursuing careers in real estate.