Walker & Dunlop Hires Fathaly

Walker & Dunlop, Bethesda, Md., hired Telly Fathaly as a managing director of Walker & Dunlop Investment Sales.

Fathaly will initiate the company’s investment sales presence in Nashville, Tenn. Over the past four years, he has been involved in more than $2 billion of multifamily acquisitions, recapitalizations and new developments, predominately in Tennessee, Georgia and the Carolinas.

Fathaly has more than 14 years of experience in the multifamily industry. Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop, he served as a senior director in Cushman & Wakefield’s Equity, Debt and Structured Finance group where he specialized in delivering multifamily finance solutions to clients across the southeastern United States. He was formerly a principal at FT Realty Capital where he was responsible for equity placement for commercial real estate owners and developers.

Evans joins Avison Young in Washington, D.C. Region
Avison Young hired corporate services specialist William Evans as a Principal.

Based in the firm’s Northern Virginia office, Evans will focus on providing strategic advisory and account-management services to multi-market corporations as well as government agencies. He was most recently executive managing director at Cushman & Wakefield in the Washington, D.C. region.

Evans has 26 years of commercial real estate industry experience. During his career, he has coordinated office leasing transactions valued at more than $2 billion and involving 1,000-plus locations while advising occupiers, the private-sector and institutional and government owners of commercial real estate. He also managed commercial real estate transactions while employed by leading corporations including Nextel, Cable & Wireless and MCI Telecommunications.