Walker & Dunlop Closes $19.5M Fannie Mae Loan for Apartments in Wakefield, Massachusetts
WAKEFIELD, MASS. — Walker & Dunlop has closed a $19.52 million Fannie Mae fixed-rate loan for True North Capital Partners’ acquisition of Wakefield Vista Apartments, a 114-unit property located in Wakefield. The property, which was built in 2013, is located 12 miles north of Boston and features one- and two-bedroom units, with 25 percent of the units set aside for families earning less than 80 percent of the area’s median income. Property amenities include a fitness center, garage parking, in-unit washers and dryers, and a community room with a fireplace and lounge area. Steve Natale and Bill Battaglia led the Walker & Dunlop team that worked with Fannie Mae to structure a 12-year fixed-rate loan with four years of interest-only, with a 77 percent loan-to-purchase price ratio. This is the borrower¹s fifth acquisition in the Boston area.