Chris King is an Assistant Vice President in the Capital Markets group at Walker & Dunlop (NYSE: WD), a national commercial real estate finance company based in Bethesda, MD. Chris is responsible for nationwide loan origination and has analyzed, underwritten, or sourced nearly $500 million of business since joining Walker & Dunlop in 2015. Funding sources include banks, life insurance companies, CMBS, debt funds and GSEs. Prior to joining the company, Chris was a senior analyst with Integra Realty Resources, where he appraised nearly 350 commercial properties throughout the Washington, DC, metro area. Valuations ranged from $1 million to $200 million. Chris’s property-level expertise includes multifamily, industrial, office, retail, self-storage, land, and mixed-use assets. Prior to moving to Virginia in 2005, he had a previous career in television news broadcasting, where he reported, anchored, hosted and edited at the ABC affiliate in Santa Barbara, CA.
Chris is a graduate of The University of California at Berkeley and holds the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute. He is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia, and currently serves a four-year term on the Virginia Real Estate Appraiser Board. He lives in Alexandria.