Bringing more than a decade of experience in multifamily finance, Matt Baptiste, Senior Director, is responsible for nationwide loan originations and is based out of Walker & Dunlop’s Atlanta, Georgia office. Mr. Baptiste specializes in the origination of multifamily loans through Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA, and Walker & Dunlop’s proprietary bridge loan program. Mr. Baptiste has significant experience structuring transactions for conventional multifamily and affordable housing, including Section 8 and Low Income Housing Tax Credits. Throughout his career, Mr. Baptiste has been involved in the structuring, underwriting, and closing of over $1 billion in loan volume across multiple platforms.
Preceding Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Baptiste served as a senior production analyst at CWCapital LLC and started his career at Deutsche Bank Berkshire Mortgage assisting in the production of FHA, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac transactions.
Mr. Baptiste earned his bachelor’s degree in business management from West Virginia Tech University.