GSE Lending for Small Balance Loans

GSE Lending for Small Balance Loans

Licensed Fannie Mae Small Balance Lender

As a top 5 Fannie Mae DUS® lender, we have in-house credit and underwriting authority. This means smoother processing, speedier transactions, and confident execution at every step. Another benefit of working with a delegated underwriter is that we’re also able to process loans without requiring tax returns. 

What should you expect if you finance through Fannie Mae? Fannie Mae has provided small multifamily loans for more than two decades, and has provided more than $24 billion of liquidity to this market in the past ten years. Their robust program offers loans up to $6 million.

Our rankings as the #1 Fannie Mae Multifamily Affordable Housing (MAH) lender in 2018 and #4 Fannie Mae Small Loans lender in 2019 showcase our team's expertise in navigating GSE lending. For more information on these respective programs, download our term sheets.Fannie Mae Small LoansFannie Mae Multifamily Affordable Housing (MAH)

Approved Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan Lender

Walker & Dunlop is an approved Freddie Mac Multifamily Small Balance Loan (SBL) lender, with the resources, expertise, and insights to seamlessly originate Freddie Mac financing for loans between $1 and $7.5M. As a top 5 Optigo® lender, our team provides a certainty of execution and breadth of knowledge that is unparalleled. 

Launched in 2014, the Freddie Mac SBL platform has grown exponentially since its inception. As of 2020, more than 10,500 loans have originated through their program, in more than 300 markets nationwide. With an emphasis on stability and consistency, Freddie Mac Multifamily provides sustainable financing solutions through streamlined processes with terms that can meet your specialized needs.

Additionally, as one of the approved Freddie Mac Targeted Affordable Housing (TAH) lenders, our team has the experience to navigate the intricacies of Freddie Mac affordable housing and help execute financing.Freddie Mac Target Affordable Housing (TAH)


Send us a message or contact a financing expert near you. We look forward to working with you to structure financing that works best for you and your property.

Walker & Dunlop Headquarters
7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1200E Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Phone 301.215.5500

[email protected]

Multifamily Small Loans Team

When working with us, you benefit from the knowledge and proven success of our skilled senior staff. We bring decades of experience to every transaction and provide insights from all angles of the industry, including leading banks and mortgage groups.

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Walker & Dunlop is one of the largest lenders to multifamily owners in the United States. As a top ranked and valued lender with access…

Fannie Mae

As a Fannie Mae Delegated Underwriting and Servicing (DUS®) Lender since 1988…