As a 24-year veteran of the New York real estate market, David Rosenberg, managing director, joined Walker & Dunlop in January 2017 as part of the Deerwood Real Estate Capital (Deerwood) acquisition. Mr. Rosenberg is responsible for providing financing solutions to commercial real estate developers and owners throughout the United States. Over the course of his career, he has been involved in closing close to $30 billion in mortgage deals.
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Rosenberg co-founded and served as managing partner of Deerwood. At Deerwood, Mr. Rosenberg along with his partner, Abe Katz ran the company and built Deerwood into a 25+ person company closing close to $10 billion in deal volume. Mr. Rosenberg and Mr. Katz ran all aspects of the business from production to operations and created a successful national mortgage brokerage firm.
Before Deerwood, Mr. Rosenberg joined the New York office of Meridian Capital Group, as a managing director in 2001, for the purpose of forming and developing the company’s Capital Markets group. During his tenure, Mr. Rosenberg, successfully led the Capital Markets team for over eight years and closed more than $14 billion in transactions.
Early in his career, Mr. Rosenberg served as an accountant and real estate consultant at Deloitte & Touche, where he was part of the group that helped Bear Stearns start their securitized lending program. In 1997, Mr. Rosenberg was solicited to join Bear Stearns’ CMBS group and did so as a lender where he was responsible for originating, underwriting, and securitizing commercial mortgages.
Mr. Rosenberg is a certified public accountant and earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Yeshiva University.