In addition to our thirteen members and National Affordable Housing Trust, a joint venture of SAHF and the Low income Investment Fund, SAHF is fortunate to work closely with our Industry Leadership Circle, philanthropic organizations, and innovation partners in order to help us achieve our vision to lead policy innovation and advance excellence in the delivery of affordable rental homes that expand opportunity and promote dignity for residents. SAHF focuses on pursuing innovation where the scale of the collaborative can have a unique and substantial impact. We strongly believe that this work is strengthened and made more effective when enriched with insights and reflections from our partners listed below.
Working Together to Build and Preserve Affordable Rental Homes
AGM Financial Services, Inc.
AGM Finacial Services, Inc. is a leading nationwide licensed FHA Mortgagee (lender) providing financing for both market rate and affordable housing communities. AGM arranges federally insured mortgages nationally for apartment projects under FHA’s MAP (Multifamily Accelerated Processing) program. AGM is also an approved Lender for FHA’s Low Income Housing Tax Credit Pilot Program and is very active in the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program.
Baker Tilly is a full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals help developers, lenders, and investors succeed through investment in quality affordable housing projects throughout the US. Our team provides the expertise needed to navigate complex government regulations and capitalize on funding. From concept development and transaction structuring to asset disposition and beyond, Baker Tilly delivers innovative ideas, strategies, and solutions that enable clients to move forward with confidence and meet their business objectives.
Capital One is on a mission to help their customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. Capital One is now the nation’s fifth-largest consumer bank and eighth-largest bank overall. Through their Future Edge initiative, they provide grants and capacity-building support to local organizations that build economic opportunity through 21st century skill development, enabling small business to thrive, and helping people with their financial well-being. Capital One is interested in unleashing the potential and power that lies within disadvantaged communities and individuals to change the trajectory of their lives, so that they can make great choices for themselves and their families, and live the lives they want to lead.
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
CLA is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, audit, tax, and consulting services to help enhance our clients’ enterprise value and assist them in growing and managing their related personal assets — all the way from startup to succession and beyond. Our professionals are immersed in the industries they serve, including affordable housing and have deep knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,400 people, more than 110 U.S. locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of services to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. For more information visit CLAconnect.com. Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.
CohnReznick LLP is one of the top accounting, tax, and advisory firms in the United States, combining the resources and technical expertise of a national firm with the hands-on, entrepreneurial approach that today’s dynamic business environment demands. Headquartered in New York, NY, and with offices nationwide, CohnReznick serves a large number of diverse industries including Affordable Housing, CohnReznick’s largestindustry practice. The Firm also offers specialized services for middle market and Fortune 1000 companies, private equity and financial services firms, government contractors, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations. With origins dating back to 1919, the Firm has more than 2,700 employees including nearly 300 partners and is a member of Nexia International, a global network of independent accountancy, tax, and business advisors.
Fannie Mae helps make the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and affordable rental housing possible for millions of Americans. We partner with lenders to create housing opportunities for families across the country. We are driving positive changes in housing finance to make the home buying process easier, while reducing costs and risk.
Hessel Aluise & O'Leary PC
For over 25 years, Hessel Aluise & O'Leary (HAO) PC has provided experienced and practical legal advice to developers, owners, lenders, and managers involved in the provision of multifamily affordable housing and FHA mortgage insured projects. HAO's unique focus on the dynamic area of federally-assisted and publicly owned multifamily housing means that its attorneys have deep knowledge of the laws, regulations, and policies affecting our clients’ operations and transactions and how to translate that knowledge to meet the needs of our clients. Located in Washington, DC, HAO is well-positioned to anticipate and advise on the changing regulatory landscape and to help shape the policies likely to affect our clients and the industry in the future.
Klein Hornig LLP
Klein Hornig LLP is one of the nation’s premier firms concentrating exclusively on affordable housing and community development. The firm focuses exclusively on structuring, managing and closing affordable housing and community development projects. The attorneys at Klein Hornig have worked extensively with a wide variety of affordable housing programs and activities, including the low-income housing tax credit program, public housing and HOPE VI/CNI mixed-finance projects, the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program, HOME and CDBG funding, tax-exempt mortgage revenue bonds, 501(c)(3) bonds, HUD Section 202/811 developments (both traditional and mixed finance), FHA-insured loans, Mark to Market restructurings, Section 236 IRP decoupling, and Federal Home Loan Bank AHP loans.
The combined organization of legacy industry experts Hunt Real Estate Capital, Lancaster Pollard, and RED Capital Group, Lument delivers a comprehensive set of capital solutions customized for investors in multifamily, affordable housing, and seniors housing and healthcare real estate. Lument is a Fannie Mae DUS®, Freddie Mac Optigo®, FHA, and USDA lender. In addition, Lument offers a suite of proprietary commercial lending solutions. Lument has approximately 600 employees in over 25 offices across the United States. Lument is a brand of ORIX Real Estate Capital Holdings, LLC.
MacArthur is one of the nation's largest independent foundations. Organizations supported by the Foundation work in about 50 countries. In addition to Chicago, MacArthur has offices in India, Mexico, and Nigeria.
NeighborWorks America works through partnerships, public and private, to drive change at the local level for individuals, families and communities. Learn more about who they are and how they operate.
For over 140 years, Prudential Financial (NYSE:PRU) has helped people grow and protect their wealth. We offer individual and institutional clients a wide array of financial products and services. Today, we are one of the world’s largest financial services institutions. We have over $1 trillion of assets under management as of March 31st, 2017, and approximately $3.7 trillion of gross life insurance in force worldwide as of Dec. 31, 2016. We have operations in the United States, Asia, Europe and Latin America. We also have one of the most recognized and trusted brand symbols: The Rock® , an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation. We measure our long-term success on our ability to deliver value for shareholders, meet customer needs, attract and develop the best talent in our industry, offer an inclusive work environment where employees can develop to their full potential, and give back to the communities where we live and work.
Scott Insurance, a division of James A. Scott & Son, Inc., is one of the largest independent agencies in the Southeast. Headquartered in Lynchburg, Va., the company has additional offices in Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh, North Carolina; Knoxville and Nashville, Tennessee; Greenville, South Carolina; and Richmond and Roanoke, Virginia; and captive insurance operations in Grand Cayman and the United States. Scott’s Affordable Housing Practice Group is dedicated to serving as trusted partners to organizations in the Affordable Housing industry. Our expertise helps our clients manage their unique risks, lowering their cost of risk and allowing them to focus on their mission of improving lives, communities and economic opportunities.
Sugar Creek Capital
Sugar Creek Capital is a national leader in providing equity for state tax credits. Backed by solid underwriting and demonstrable financial strength, we coordinate our process and terms with the federal syndicator to provide a seamless approach. We bring experience, expertise and strength to our relationships
The JPB Foundation
The JPB Foundation advances opportunity in the United States through transformational initiatives that empower those living in poverty, enrich and sustain our environment, and enable pioneering medical research.
The Kresge Foundation
The Kresge Foundation is a $3.6 billion private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America's cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services, and community development in Detroit.
Wells Fargo is a community-based financial services company with a vision to satisfy its customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. The Wells Fargo Foundation launched a philanthropic strategy in 2019 anchored on housing affordability solutions, small business and financial health. This includes a $1 billion philanthropic commitment to address housing affordability solutions by 2025.