Developer Solutions

Solutions for Affordable Housing Developers

Boston Financial provides creative capital solutions for nonprofit and for-profit developers working on affordable housing projects. With almost 200 investors and over $1 billion of new equity placed annually, Boston Financial has tremendous flexibility to consider and place almost any affordable housing project. Our diverse base of investors allows us to work on new construction, rehabilitation, and preservation projects in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. As a company we pride ourselves on our relationships – which means we’re with you for the long haul.

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Boston Financial Offers

LIHTC Equity Investments

As we have grown, we have also grown the largest LIHTC portfolio in the country by creating lasting relationships with investors and developers. With almost 200 funds, we have access to wide-ranging and diverse equity capital sources. Let us help you find financing for your project by leveraging our unmatched experience in the LIHTC industry.


Preservation Investments

We provide equity capital to developers for the acquisition of properties in anticipation of a repositioning, refinancing or rehabilitation using LIHTC. We work collaboratively with our affiliates to also offer attractive bridge acquisition financing, take-out refinancing and other financing options, in combination with our Preservation funding.


Strategic Developer Loans

Our Strategic Developer Loan program provides affordable housing sponsors with additional working capital to support or expand their development activities.


Pre-Development Loans

Our Pre-Development Loan program provides funds to cover pre-closing project costs.

  • 80%+ of our developer partners have worked with us for more than 10 years
  • 30%+ of our developer partners are nonprofits
  • 17 years average affordable housing experience of our Originations team
  • Deep knowledge in Permanent Supportive Housing, Veteran Housing and VASH, Housing Authority-sponsored projects, and Public Housing and Rental Assistance Demonstration

LIHTC Solutions

Relationships matter. At Boston Financial, that is the bedrock of our business. We will stand alongside you during good times and times of uncertainty. We have the expertise to structure creative capital solutions for your LIHTC development project and provide the personal attention needed to move seamlessly from initial proposal through underwriting, documentation, and closing.

We understand the goals and requirements of our investors and work closely with them to find the optimal equity source for each project and ensure the success of every transaction. If you are an affordable housing developer interested in exploring LIHTC equity financing with Boston Financial, please contact our team.


Capital Solutions

We want to see you succeed. When affordable housing developers break ground, preserve affordable units, or rehabilitate an older property, it makes all of our communities stronger. We provide capital solutions to developers to support their acquisition, strategic and working capital needs.

Our access to substantial capital resources distinguishes our company in the marketplace and allows us to craft creative and timely solutions for our developer partners. If you are an affordable housing developer interested in learning more about our Preservation Investments or Developer Loan programs, please contact our team.


What our clients say

“We appreciate Boston Financial’s commitment to preservation, joint problem-solving, and fair closing documents that ensure that the property will be preserved by our nonprofit at the end of the fifteen-year tax credit period.”

Dena Xifaras

SVP, Preservation of Affordable Housing

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