BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) announced today that it has hired Eric Magnuson as senior vice president in its Western Region Capital Markets team in La Jolla, California. Mr. Magnuson is a senior commercial real estate professional, responsible for debt and equity placement for commercial real estate finance, asset management, income property sales, project financial analysis, project capitalization, and lease negotiation with private and government entities.
With over 30 years of commercial real estate experience, Mr. Magnuson is a proven leader within the industry. Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Magnuson owned Magnuson Capital Group (MCG) for 20 years which arranged over $1 billion in construction, equity, permanent, bridge, and structured debt.
Western Region Capital Markets Chief Production Officer, Cliff Carnes, stated, "Eric's diverse expertise in financing multifamily, retail, and industrial properties and land transactions will prove beneficial as we continue to grow our financing platform and provide customized solutions to our clients. We are thrilled Eric has joined Walker & Dunlop and look forward to utilizing his experience to support the Western Region Capital Markets team."
Mr. Magnuson received his bachelor's degree in Finance from San Diego State University and he holds a California Real Estate Broker's License.
About Walker & Dunlop
Walker & Dunlop (NYSE: WD), headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, is one of the largest commercial real estate 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 almost 500 professionals in 24 offices across the nation with an unyielding commitment to client satisfaction.
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