Berkadia Affordable, Mortgage Banking
In 2014, Anthony Cinquini joined Berkadia as a managing director and head of the Affordable Housing group.
Mr. Cinquini has over 32 years of multifamily mortgage and investment banking experience, focused primarily on affordable housing. Throughout his career, he has originated, structured and closed over $13 billion in debt transactions, including taxable and tax-exempt financings, FHA transactions, and many large Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac credit facilities. Notable accomplishments include the largest FHA 221(d)4 loan ever completed to date ($193 million); structuring a $1.3 billion single credit facility with Fannie Mae; in 2014, a $1.4 billion structured portfolio loan with Freddie Mac; and, in 2015, a $5.1 billion structured portfolio loan, also with Freddie Mac, the largest single loan to date for Freddie Mac.
Also in 2015, Mr. Cinquini originated, structured, and closed the first-ever Freddie Mac financing to serve the needs of the developmentally disabled group home market. Mr. Cinquini maintains ongoing advisory, lending and investment banking relationships with many large national REITs, as well as other national multifamily owners and operators. He began his career in the public finance department of First Interstate Bank as a senior analyst, structuring various types of public finance debt, with an emphasis on multifamily housing bonds. Mr. Cinquini also spent over 20 years with Red Capital as an investment banker and mortgage banker in the taxable and tax exempt financing market, prior to joining Berkadia.
Education & Certifications
- University of Southern California
Industry Specialization & Skills
- All Aspects of Affordable Housing
- Single Family Rental GSE Specialist
- Large Credit Facilities
Awards & Notability
- Largest Freddie Mac Single Borrower at $5.1b
- Closed the First Two Single Family Rental financings for Freddie Mac
- Largest 221d4 Financing at $200mm
- Tax Exempt Bond Financing Expert