Doug Vikser Joins Hunt Mortgage Group as Managing Director on the Proprietary Lending TeamNew York, NY — December 21st, 2015
Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today that Doug Vikser has joined the firm as Managing Director. He will report to Bill Hyman, Senior Managing Director and Chief Production Officer, and will be based in El Segundo, California.
“As a member of the firm’s Proprietary Lending Team, Doug will focus exclusively on generating business for Hunt Mortgage Group’s commercial floating rate bridge program,” commented Hyman.
Vikser’s previous experience includes senior positions at Terra Capital Partners and MSD Capital as well as Managing Director/Portfolio Manager for a bridge loan debt fund at Prudential Mortgage Capital where he originated bridge and mezzanine loans on a nationwide basis.
“Hunt Mortgage Group is continuing to evolve from an exclusively focused agency lender to one that provides a full range of commercial real estate finance services,” explained Hyman. “To accelerate this evolution, we are making strategic additions to our sales force that are designed to expand our market reach and capitalize fully on our new financing capabilities.”
“Doug brings a wealth of industry knowledge to his new role at Hunt Mortgage Group,” added Hyman. “We are confident he will play a big role in helping us reach our growth goals.”
To date, the Proprietary Loan Group at Hunt Mortgage Group has a funded more than $450 million. The 2016 goal for the business is to exceed $1 billion.
Vikser graduated from the University of Michigan with a BGS in Economics and has an MBA from the University of Texas. He is a member of the Mortgage Bankers Association and is a licensed real estate broker in California and Texas.
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Hunt Mortgage Group
Hunt Mortgage Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hunt Companies, Inc., is a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States. The Company finances all types of commercial real estate: multifamily properties (including small balance), affordable housing, office, retail, manufactured housing, healthcare/senior living, industrial, and self-storage facilities. It offers Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD/FHA in addition to its own Proprietary loan products. Since inception, the Company has structured more than $21 billion of loans and today maintains a servicing portfolio of more than $12.5 billion. Headquartered in New York City, Hunt Mortgage Group has 191 professionals in 23 locations throughout the United States.