X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Walker & Dunlop has been an industry pioneer for nearly eight decades. And with its recent market moves, the Bethesda, MD-based firm is now one of the largest such organizations in the commercial real estate finance industry.

When Walker & Dunlop opened its doors in 1937, it was one of the first companies to use Federal Housing Administration insurance to make single-family loans. By the end of World War II, the firm was pioneering the use of Taft-Hartley funds—a trust fund established through collective bargaining between unions and companies to offer health and other benefits for employees—for mortgage and real estate investment.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

GlobeSt. Healthcare Real Estate 2021Event

Join the industry's top owners, investors, developers, brokers and financiers for the real estate healthcare event of the year!

Get More Information
 

GlobeSt

Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.