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Benjamin J. Swartzendruber
Ben joined Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen in 2006. His practice is focused on the tax structuring of community development real estate projects and businesses, with an emphasis on tax credit-enhanced financing, including new markets, low-income housing, historic rehabilitation and energy tax credits. He has represented investors, community development entities, borrowers and developers in numerous real estate transactions, including housing, office buildings, hotels, charter schools, industrial facilities and medical centers.
Prior to joining the firm, Ben worked as a developer at Banc of America Community Development Corporation, where his projects included financing by tax credit equity and conventional sources. His legal practice at Sidley Austin Brown & Wood, LLP included the representation of commercial lenders, purchasers, sellers and lessors of commercial real estate.
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