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Justin Brooks - Director, HUD Acquisitions/RAD Consulting

Justin Brooks

Professional Experience

Justin Brooks has served as a public and private sector executive in the affordable housing industry for over 10 years. During that period he has developed and or managed over 40 LIHTC projects and presided over multifamily portfolios exceeding 30,000 units. With extensive expertise in market rate and affordable multifamily housing development, portfolio and project level asset management, and FHA financing; Justin will lead Edgewater’s efforts to reposition and preserve affordable housing assets and play a dedicated role in the group’s larger acquisition efforts.

Prior to joining the Edgewater Group Justin served the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as a Director of FHA/Multifamily Housing and Public Housing Division Director in South Carolina and North Carolina, respectively. In South Carolina Justin directed both the production and asset management teams for the state including $300 million dollars in new FHA transactions and an existing multifamily portfolio of over 30,000 units. As the Public Housing Division Director in North Carolina, Justin directed the asset management of a portfolio of over 35,000 units of public housing and 50,000 housing choice vouchers administered by 126 public housing authorities.

Justin also served as a principal director of Affordable Housing Management, Inc. a Greensboro, North Carolina based LIHTC development firm as well as the Director of Community Development for the City of Suffolk, Virginia. As a native of the coalfields of Southwestern Virginia, Justin brings a strong work ethic coupled with expert knowledge of affordable housing development and asset management to the Edgewater Group.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Government with a concentration in public policy, University of Virginia – Wise, 2002
Master of Public Administration with a concentration in public finance, Virginia Tech, 2004

Professional License & Affiliations

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Compliance (TaCCs) - Certified
HUD Assisted Housing Manager (AHM) - Certified