Press release

June 1, 2016

Walker & Dunlop Receives Top Award by Ranking Arizona

Bethesda, Maryland – June 1, 2016

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the “Company”) announced today it was the top-ranked firm by Ranking Arizona 2016: The Best of Arizona Business.

This award recognizes companies within the local community based on the quality of the product, overall service, and staff. Competition included more than 20,000 businesses in 200 different business and leisure subcategories. In 2015, Walker & Dunlop ranked seventh for this award.

The Arizona team comprised of, Brandon Harrington, senior vice president, and Matt Steffen, vice president, focuses on multifamily financing throughout the southwest region and closed more than 30 loans throughout 2015. Walker & Dunlop provided an average of $64.7 million in financing per business day in 2015 company-wide and the firm’s servicing portfolio recently surpassed $50 billion. Walker & Dunlop’s financing professionals provide each client with distinctive financing solutions to meet their requirements. It is through this commitment that year after year, clients return to the Company for their financing needs.

Mr. Steffen commented, “We are thrilled to be ranked among our peers as a premier commercial lender in Arizona. We provide dedicated service through teamwork and pride ourselves on bringing clients unique and outstanding financing solutions for their needs. This is a wonderful honor for the Walker & Dunlop team.”

In 2015, Walker & Dunlop received the following rankings by Mortgage Bankers Association (in the United States):

  • #2 Largest Fannie Mae DUS® Lender
  • #3 Largest Freddie Mac Program Plus® Seller
  • #11 Largest FHA and Ginnie Mae Lender
  • #2 Largest Multifamily Investment Sales Broker (by average deal size)
  • #1 Seniors Housing Lender

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 600 professionals in 28 offices across the nation with an unyielding commitment to client satisfaction.



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