BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) (the "Company") announced today the opening of its 21 st office, located in Phoenix, AZ.Brandon Harrington will lead the new office, along with Matthew Steffen and Rachel Saxelby. All three professionals join the Company from Cohen Financial. The Southwest-based team will focus on originating commercial real estate debt and equity throughout the United States for all types of income-producing properties. Senior Vice President & Capital Markets Chief Production Officer, Bill Wein commented, "Our new office and team in Arizona is the latest expansion of Walker & Dunlop's loan origination platform and reflects our commitment to meeting the financing needs of our clients nationwide. We welcome Brandon, Matthew and Rachel as the newest members of the Walker & Dunlop team." Brandon Harrington can be reached at (602) 283-1455 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Matthew Steffen can be reached at (602) 283-1456 or email@example.com. Rachel Saxelby can be reached at (602) 283-1457 or firstname.lastname@example.org. About Walker & DunlopThrough its subsidiary Walker & Dunlop, LLC, Walker & Dunlop, Inc. (NYSE: WD) is one of the leading commercial real estate finance companies in the United States, with a primary focus on multifamily lending. As a Fannie Mae DUS®, Freddie Mac Program Plus® and MAP- and LEAN-approved FHA lender, the Multifamily and FHA Finance groups are focused on lending to property owners, investors, and developers of multifamily properties across the country. The Capital Markets group specializes in financing commercial real estate for owners and investors across the United States, securing capital from large institutions such as life insurance companies, commercial banks, CMBS lenders, pension funds, and specialty finance companies. The Proprietary Capital group develops new financial products and provides institutional advisory, asset management, and investment management services with respect to debt and equity, including bridge financing. Walker & Dunlop, LLC has more than 400 employees located in 21 offices nationwide. For more information about the Company, please visit www.walkerdunlop.com or follow us on Twitter at @Walkerdunlop. SOURCE Walker & Dunlop, Inc.