Affordable Housing

Build a bright future for your company and your residents

Doing well, while doing good

Improving cash flow, meeting compliance requirements and implementing long-term strategies can be tough when you work in an industry where no two deals look the same and creative financing is a must. That creativity can be a compliance and accounting nightmare. You need innovative ideas supplied by experienced professionals, guiding you through these complex transactions, applying the appropriate tax and accounting treatment.

A good advisor understands your success in this industry is dependent on strategic planning, capital resources and timing. Our knowledge and skill can help you find solutions and improve performance. Affordable Housing Services we offer:

  • Review of tax credit applications for 9% allocations
  • Transaction structuring and financial projections
  • Assistance in securing other sources of financing
  • HUD 2530 clearance assistance
  • Review of Tax-exempt bond application
  • Structuring to meet 50% test for tax-exempt financed deals
  • Certification of 10% test for carryover allocations
  • LIHTC placed-in-service cost certification (mortgagor & contractor)
  • Historic cost certifications
  • HUD cost certifications – mortgagor & contractor
  • Breakeven (MITER & DCR) calculations
  • Review of 8609s & first year credit calculation
  • Audit and financial statement services
  • Tax compliance & planning strategies
  • Review of partnership allocations & compliance with IRC Sections 704 and 752
  • HUD & Rural Development electronic reporting
  • Restructuring of troubled deals
  • Year 15 exit analysis, including options and strategies for owners
  • Assistance with tenant non-compliance issues
  • CPE Training programs for accounting staff

History with the Industry, Commitment to the Future

CSH professionals have been serving the needs of the affordable housing industry for more than 30 years. Our practice is built on this history and staffed by a highly skilled team. Early on we recognized the value of being at the table when legislative decisions affecting the affordable housing industry are being made, and we haven’t wavered in that dedication.

Our dedicated team of tax, audit and advisory professionals stand ready to help you overcome your challenges.

Working with the Industries that Matter to You

The best firm for your needs will have experience and connections in the right sectors. Our affordable housing specialists strategically collaborate with firm authorities deeply involved in these industries:

Together we’ve developed a service offering that is only possible for a firm with depth and familiarity across industries. We competitively meet the needs of any entity with interests in affordable housing including investors, developers and syndicators.

Meeting all your needs

We take pride in our extensive understanding of the unique accounting needs of players in the affordable housing industry. But you are more than that. You are a business organization who may at any time have service needs that are not specific to your industry. And you can feel secure that we will meet them. We offer:

  • Personal Wealth Planning
  • Qualified Plan Administration and Consulting
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Business Transactions
  • Litigation Support
  • Fraud and Forensic Services
  • Business Valuations
  • Outsource Accounting, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services

Affordable Housing Guidance

At CSH, we’re not just accountants; we’re leaders, authors, speakers and association members. Our professionals have deep affordable expertise, and share their insights for the good of our clients and the industries we serve.

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Affordable Housing Team

We offer best-in-class technical expertise and services, but it’s the quality of our professionals that set us apart. At CSH, relationships matter, and we believe creating supportive, helpful, working relationships is perhaps the most valuable talent we offer. How can we support you? Contact one of our team members below or explore our searchable page of all firm professionals.