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Stifel to Acquire Southeast-Based Merchant Capital

Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Merchant Capital, LLC, a public finance investment banking firm headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama, which together with offices in Atlanta, GA and Columbia, SC, serve the Southeastern market.


NH&RA Member Firm Celebrates Grand Opening of California Property

NH&RA member firm California Commercial Investment Group, Inc. (CCI), a California-based national affordable housing preservation and development firm, recently celebrated the Grand Opening of Fickett Towers Senior Apartments in Van Nuys, CA


Vesta Corporation Awarded LIHTCs to Improve Senior Rental Housing Community

NH&RA Member Firm, Vesta Corporation, rehabs rural senior housing community, Villa Serena Apartments, in Mayfield Heights, Ohio.


Boston Capital Invests in Affordable Multifamily Community in Middlesboro, KY

Boston Capital is investing in the rehabilitation of Cumberland Village Apartments, a 60-unit development for families located in Middlesboro, KY.

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NH&RA Member Firm Katten Muchin Rosenman Expands Affordable Housing Practice

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP recently bolstered its national Multifamily, Affordable Housing and Community Development practice with the addition of a group of nine highly experienced attorneys—including four partners, three special counsels and two associates—in New York and Washington, DC.


Walker & Dunlop Closes First Affordable Housing Loan Under New Freddie Mac Program

Freddie Mac’s new Direct Purchase of Tax-Exempt Loans initiative, the goal of which is to keep rental housing affordable for lower-income families and lower costs involved with financing for tax exempt multifamily properties, has closed its first loan.


NH&RA Members Recognized as AHF 2014 Readers’ Choice Winners

Preservation of Affordable Housing’s second new construction phase of The Grant at Woodlawn Park has been selected as the overall winner in Affordable Housing Finance’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards.

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NH&RA Announces Winners and Finalists for 2014 Historic Rehabilitation Awards

A group of former cotton press buildings redeveloped into housing and retail, a distressed Art Deco hotel preserved as permanent supportive housing, and a vinegar warehouse converted to an art gallery are among the innovative projects chosen to receive a 2014 J. Timothy Anderson Award for Excellence in Historic Rehabilitation (“Timmy” Award).


CNI Grants Awarded to Projects Involving NH&RA Members

Three out of the four recent Choice Neighborhoods Initiative (CNI) implementation grants were awarded to projects that involve NH&RA members.

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Gill Group Announces New Executive VP

Gill Group, Inc, is proud to announce the appointment of Jerry Anderson as our new Executive Vice President of Business Development.

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11 NH&RA Members Among AHF’s Top Developers and Owners

NH&RA congratulates our members among Affordable Housing Finance’s Top 10 Affordable Housing Developers of 2013 and Top 10 Affordable Housing Owners of 2013 lists:

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MAHC’s Lifetime Leadership Award to Governor O’Malley

The Maryland Affordable Housing Coalition (MAHC) presented their Lifetime Leadership Award to Governor Martin O’Malley for his historic contributions to affordable rental housing during his eight years as Maryland Governor.

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