Berkadia Surpasses $3 Billion in Affordable Financing in 2021

WASHINGTON D.C. – December 20, 2021 – Berkadia has surpassed $3 billion in total Affordable loan production in 2021 with the recent closing of a $96.5 million Fannie Mae loan for a 569-unit multifamily property in Alexandria, Virginia on behalf of Lincoln Avenue Capital. 2021 will be Berkadia’s strongest year in Affordable lending following a […]

Berkadia Affordable Expands Mortgage Banking Team with Three Top Producers

Chevy Chase, MD – February 1, 2020 – Berkadia announced today the continued expansion of its Affordable Housing platform with the addition of three mortgage bankers based in the Southeast.  Managing Directors Jeff Lawrence, Heather Olson and Matthew Baptiste bring an average of 18 years of Affordable Housing financing experience to Berkadia’s robust Affordable debt platform. The group of top performing mortgage bankers, all of whom […]

Berkadia Affordable Adds Head of Capital Markets to its Tax Credit Syndication Team

Philadelphia, PA – October 26, 2020 – Berkadia announced today the continued investment in its Tax Credit Syndication team with the addition of Marge Novak as SVP and Head of Capital Markets. “We’re excited to add such an experienced professional to our team,” said David Leopold, SVP and Head of Berkadia Affordable.  “The addition will […]

Berkadia Acquires LIHTC Advisors Brokerage, Expands Affordable Housing Presence

NEW YORK – September 3, 2020 – Berkadia announced today the acquisition of LIHTC Advisors, an Idaho-based brokerage firm dedicated to providing full-service solutions for apartment investors and focusing on Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) and other affordable housing properties. Leading this team will be Jeff Irish and Brandon Grisham, former principals with LIHTC […]

Berkadia Names David Leopold Head of Affordable Housing

NEW YORK, NY – November 4, 2019 – Berkadia today announced the addition of David Leopold as Senior Vice President and Head of Affordable Housing. He will lead Berkadia’s Affordable Housing team, a national platform that provides mortgage banking, investment sales and tax credit syndication services. He will report to Hilary Provinse, Executive Vice President […]