ORIX Municipal Finance Provides Financing for Office Building Leased to Georgia Department of Human Services

Dallas, Texas – ORIX Municipal Finance, a specialty provider of financing for public and not-for-profit entities announced a $5.7 million financing for the construction of an office building in Monroe, Georgia, leased to Walton County for use by the Georgia Department of Children and Family Services and the Department of Child Support Services. The 31,250 square foot office facility is being developed by Walton Development Partners, LLC; construction is expected to be complete by November 2012.

Andrew Garvey, Managing Director of ORIX Municipal Finance said, “ORIX is pleased to continue helping public entities, such as cities, counties and states, as well as non-profit organizations fund facilities and infrastructure. As these needs arise and clients prefer not to issue public debt or seek bank financing, ORIX Municipal Finance is prepared to be a responsive source of creative and flexible funding programs that can be tailored to fit specific needs.”

About ORIX Municipal Finance

ORIX Municipal Finance uses its experience, resources and trading capabilities to be an active investor in and proprietary lender to the public and non-profit sectors. . The group is located at ORIX USA’s headquarters in Dallas, Texas. ORIX USA is a financial and investment  conglomerate with more than 1,400 employees and primary offices in Dallas, New York, Los Angeles, Columbus (OH) and Minneapolis (MN). ORIX USA holds approximately  $6 billion of assets and manages approximately $25 billion through various subsidies. ORIX USA invests across the spectrum of commercial, real estate, venture and municipal finance and has operating subsidiaries in investment banking, multifamily agency lending and hedge fund management. ORIX USA Corporation is the wholly owned subsidiary of ORIX Corporation, a Tokyo-based, publicly owned international financial services company with operations in 27 countries. ORIX Corporation is listed on the Tokyo (8591) and New York (NYSE:IX) Stock Exchanges.