Paul J. Weissman is Senior Managing Director and head of originations for Affordable Housing Finance at Hunt Real Estate Capital, a division of Hunt Companies.
Mr. Weissman has nearly twenty years of experience in multifamily housing. His experience includes development, tax credit syndication, lending and investment banking. He has been involved in the development and financing of over $3 billion in multifamily transactions over the course of his career including transactions involving nearly every form of assistance available to affordable housing projects. He has experience with tax exempt bond financing, §8 subsidies, §202 and §236 subsidies, low income housing tax credits, HOPE VI, the FHA tax credit pilot program, the Rental Assistance Demonstration program and many others on affordable communities stretching from Connecticut to Hawaii. Prior to joining Hunt Real Estate Capital, Paul was a Senior Vice President at Dougherty & Company, a Director with Credit-Suisse and a Vice President at Newman Capital where he was responsible for the purchase of unrated tax-exempt bonds in highly structured transactions to facilitate the new construction as well as acquisition and rehabilitation of low-income housing tax credit properties. Mr. Weissman began his career in affordable housing as Associate General Counsel for Simpson Housing Limited Partnership.
Mr. Weissman holds an MBA from the Leeds School of Business and a JD from the University of Colorado School of Law.