Housing & Public Finance

Our attorneys are dedicated to providing financing solutions that help clients reach their goals. We have decades of experience guiding clients through the process each step of the way.

Affordable Housing Key Areas of Concentration:

  • Public Housing Transformation
  • Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Development
  • HOME and CDBG Funds
  • Senior Housing
  • Defense of Audits
  • Bonds for home mortgage financing and rental housing projects
  • Community development lending
  • Environmental issues
  • Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae housing programs
  • HUD programs including HOPE VI, Mark to Market, Section 8, Moving-to-work
  • Investor partnerships
  • Land use
  • Low-income housing tax credits
  • Employment practice issues
  • Nonprofit development
  • Public housing
  • State and local housing programs
  • Tax abatement and payment in lieu of taxes
  • Tax-exempt financing
  • Zoning and subdivision

Public Finance Key Areas of Concentration:

  • General obligation bonds for states, counties, school districts and other local government units
  • College and university financings, including those for student housing projects
  • Hospital, nursing home and assisted living facility financings
  • Water, sewer, parking and other municipal revenue bond issues
  • Industrial development bond issues, including those for manufacturing facilities and environmental control
  • Tax increment financings (TIFs)
  • Turnpike/toll road financings
  • Single-family and multifamily housing financings
  • Refinancings, including current, advance, delayed delivery and forward purchase refundings
  • Variable-rate financings, including auction rate bonds
  • IRS representation, including closing agreements, public comment, private letter ruling requests and informal requests for advice