Westmount Realty Capital, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Curtis Walker to the national real estate investment firm’s expanded focus on the southeastern U.S. multifamily opportunities, as Managing Director – Multifamily Acquisitions. Walker will be based in Atlanta, focused on the Southeast, providing leadership for the multifamily acquisition group. He has over 33 years of related experience in the development and acquisition of multifamily assets accounting for over $5 billion in value.
“We could not be more pleased that Curtis has joined Westmount,” said Brant Brown, COO and CFO at Westmount, “and I’m confident that with his in-depth knowledge of the Southeast market and long-term relationships, he will greatly spearhead our plans to expand our multifamily business in that area of the country.”
Walker has served in leadership positions with several successful commercial real estate owners in the Atlanta market, including most recently Broadstone Real Estate, where he guided the firm to $116 million of new acquisitions, Moran & Company and Wood Partners where he oversaw the sourcing of property, equity and debt for over 7,000 units. Prior to that, in 2008, Walker expanded Trammell Crow Company’s new initiative of multifamily development in the Southeast. He had previous experience with Post Properties with responsibility for the development and acquisition of luxury apartments and condominiums in Georgia, Florida and North Carolina totaling over $400 million. Curtis has held other senior level positions with Fairfield Residential and AMLI Residential.
Curtis has been an active member of the National Multifamily Housing Council since 1996 and Atlanta Advisory Board Member Apartment Life since 2013. He was chairman of the Atlanta Regional Advisory Board for Apartment Life in 2015-2016. Curtis earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate and Finance and graduate studies in Real Estate Analysis from the University of North Texas.
“Westmount has historically been an owner of industrial and office assets in Atlanta and the Southeast U.S. totaling nearly 5 million square feet, and we are excited to expand our multifamily portfolio in the region,” commented Cliff Booth, founder and CEO of Westmount. “I am certain that Curtis will provide leadership-thinking around our national program as well as bring tremendous impact to our expansion efforts in the Southeast.”