The Top Developments: Tax Credit Coalition Announces 2014 Excellence Awards

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The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition recently announced winners of the 20th Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards. The awards recognize outstanding affordable rental housing developments across the nation funded with federal low-income housing tax credits.

The category winners:


Metropolitan/Urban Housing

The Commons at Imperial Hotel, Atlanta, Ga.

Developers: Columbia Residential and National Church Residences

Syndicator: National Affordable Housing Trust and Sugar Creek Investments

Rural Housing

Beaver Dam Lake Historic Lofts, Beaver Dam, Wisc.

Developers: Wisconsin Redevelopment and Impact Seven, Inc.

Syndicator: National Equity Fund

Special Needs Housing

Victory Apartments, Omaha, Neb.

Developer: America First Real Estate Group

Investor: U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation

Senior Housing

G.G. Green Senior Residences, Woodbury, N.J.

Developer: RPM Development Group

Syndicator: The Richman Group Affordable Housing Corp.

Green Housing

Arbor House, Bronx, N.Y.

Developer: Blue Sea Development

Syndicator: RBC Capital Markets’ Tax Credit Equity Group

Public Housing

Emerald Vista, Dublin, Calif.

Developer: Eden Housing

Investor: Wells Fargo

HUD Preservation Properties

Hamilton Crossing, Phase I, Ypsilanti, Mich.

Developer: Ypsilanti Housing Commission

Syndicator: Great Lakes Capital Fund

Honorable Mentions

Metropolitan/Urban Housing

Mitchell Street Market Lofts, Milwaukee, Wisc.

Developers: AndersonWebb LLC and Impact Seven, Inc.

Syndicator: National Equity Fund

Rural Housing

Lac Courte Oreilles Homes II, Hayward, Wisc.

Developer: Travois

Syndicator: Raymond James Tax Credit Funds

Valley Brook Village Apartments, Lyons, N.J.

Developers: Peabody Properties and Windover Construction Syndicator: National Equity Fund

Special Needs Housing

Parkland Scholar House, Louisville, Ky.

Developers: Marian Development and Family Scholar House

Syndicator: PNC

Pat Williams Apartments, Seattle, Wash.

Developer: Plymouth Housing Group

Syndicator: National Equity Fund

Senior Housing

The Roundtree Residences, Washington, D.C.

Developer: The NHP Foundation

Investor: Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Green Housing

Buffett Place, Chicago, Ill.

Developer: Brinshore Development

Syndicator: Red Stone Equity Partners

Public Housing

Hunters View Phase I, San Francisco, Calif.

Developers: Ridge Point Non-Profit Housing, Devine & Gong, Inc., and John Stewart Company

Syndicator: Enterprise Community Investment

HUD Preservation Properties

Sunnyview Square Apartments, Delaware County, Ohio

Developer: Wallick-Hendy Development Company

Syndicator: Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing


Note: Underlined developers are members of National Housing & Rehabilitation Association