Develop, Build & Operate
Develop, Build, & Operate
AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENTS
what we do
Develop, build, and operate high-quality, cashflow positive, tax credit and mixed-finance affordable housing developments that enhance lives and create value for residents, neighborhoods, communities, and investors.
how we do it
Create value through our singular focus within the affordable housing tax credit industry.
who we are
Birdsong is a team with successful experience in the development and construction of affordable housing communities of significant size and complexity. This experience spans the affordable housing industry and includes housing for low-income families and seniors, housing with supportive services for households at risk of homelessness, housing for Farmworkers and their families, and Housing for Persons with Special Needs.
Birdsong employs a full-time staff of professionals, closely supported by retained consultants who are subject matter experts in their respective disciplines.
The staff possess expertise in State and Federal regulatory compliance, including the requirements of the Florida Housing Finance Corporation
(FHFC), the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD),
and the Internal Revenue Service
Birdsong pairs innovation with fiscal feasibility to produce the best possible product for development partners, residents, and investors. The core activities of Birdsong include: 1) Development of rental apartments for working families and seniors with limited incomes for its owned portfolio; and 2) Fee-based and codevelopment services for Public Housing Authorities, local governments, and non-profits. Our development team is comprised of highly specialized professionals. We are proficient in affordable housing finance, regulatory compliance, and the utilization of best practices in affordable multifamily development. Birdsong additionally contains financial risk by making sound real estate decisions. We only select feasible sites in robust markets and only engage competent partners.
Birdsong possess the financial capacity to deliver developments. Our principals have the personal wherewithal to guarantee completion. We have successfully guaranteed the completion of complex multilayer transactions with multiyear development timelines on its own and in partnership with mission driven partners. Through their work on affordable housing developments across the country, members of the development team possess unmatched experience combining direct federal subsidies with tax credits and state/local funds. We are sensitive to the differing timelines and requirements involved in such complex financial transactions and has cultivated relationships with providers of debt and equity who trust our ability to satisfy all funders and bring the development to completion. Birdsong, through its principals, has the means to complete all predevelopment activities and guarantee completion of any development it undertakes.
The Birdsong team has a unique blend of experience and motivation to succeed that makes them a powerful force in the affordable housing industry and the best choice as developer for affordable housing.