Coleman Talley - Attorneys in Valdosta and Atlanta

Affordable Housing

Practice Area

Coleman Talley represents developers, equity investors, property managers, lenders and public housing authorities in a variety of affordable housing transactions. We have experience in negotiating and structuring transactions involving the major syndicators of low-income housing tax credits, and have represented clients in bringing to completion multi-family, single-family, age-restricted, and affordable housing across the Southeast and nationwide.

Our lawyers have experience in the structure and closing of transactions financed both conventionally and through government-subsidized sources, including federal and state low-income housing tax credits, tax-exempt bonds (with and without credit enhancements), DCA/GHFA HOME funds, USDA 538, FHLB CIP and AHP loans and other mixed finance sources, FHA and HUD loan programs, and conventional acquisition, bridge, construction and permanent financing.

We regularly assist clients in all aspects of the development process, including:

  • The structure, formation, organization and negotiation of joint ventures, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, corporations and nonprofit corporations
  • Acquisition and development, including site control (real estate contracts, land leases and options), property due diligence (title, easements, survey, zoning), closing of real estate purchases, drafting and negotiation of development agreements and of third party construction, architect and engineering contracts
  • Drafting, review and negotiation of debt and equity financing documents
  • Preparation and negotiation of property management and operating documents


Affordable Housing Coalition of South Carolina

Alabama Council for Affordable and Rural Housing

American Bar Association's Affordable Housing Forum Committee

Florida Housing Coalition

Georgia Affordable Housing Coalition

Housing Association of Mississippi

National Multifamily Housing Council

North Carolina Housing Coalition

Tennessee Affordable Housing Coalition

Virginia Affordable Housing Coalition

Southeastern Affordable Housing Management Association

South Georgia Apartment Association

National Low Income Housing Coalition