Walker & Dunlop buys iCap in plan to increase its volume by 33%

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Walker & Dunlop Reports Q4 Total Revenues of $215 Million on Record Total Transaction Volume of $9.4 billion

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With historically high amounts of capital focused on investing in commercial real estate and the rally in rates during Q1, acquisition activity was very robust, driving Walker & Dunlop’s Q1 multifamily property sales volume to nearly $700 million, up 106% from last year.

On February 6, 2019, Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release reporting its financial results for the quarter and year-to-date period ended december 31, 2018. A copy of this press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is hereby incorporated by reference into this Item 2.02.

Walker & Dunlop stock price target raised to $65 from $60 at Wedbush. as the industrial conglomerate was buoyed by in part by demand for its aerospace products and from customers in China.

Walker & Dunlop also kept boosting the size of its mortgage-servicing portfolio. Total assets were up 16%, to $66.3 billion, as payoffs virtually disappeared because of a rising-interest-rate.

The cash generating capabilities of Walker & Dunlop’s business model was most apparent through the growth in adjusted EBITDA in 2018 which increased by 10% year- over-year to $220 million.

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We had another fantastic mortgage banking company in Walker & Dunlop in Q4 with the acquisition of iCap Realty Advisors in Atlanta, Georgia. Our consistent focus over the past five years to build out our debt brokerage business has brought in our client base, increased our access to deal flow and led to record brokered loan originations of $8.6 billion in 2018, up 17% from last year and up 27%.

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