Vice President, Affordable Housing
Amy Chandra joined Forsyth Street in 2011. In the last 5 years, her work has focused on the firm’s affordable housing practice, where she assists developers with underwriting, financing analysis, and due diligence for the rehabilitation and new construction of affordable housing. Her particular concentrations include tax credit financing, City loans and subsidies, and State and City loan conversions. In these roles, she has helped close new construction and preservation transactions totaling over 4,000 units.
Her earlier role at the firm was primarily in the firm’s Fund Management and Renewable Energy divisions. She assisted in the administration of funds that finance property acquisitions in New York City and Los Angeles as well as the restructuring of a complex international microfinance fund program that offered microloans to women in Tanzania and Uganda. She also provided qualitative and quantitative analyses on the firm’s renewable energy partnerships.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Wesleyan University.