Lamar Wilson is a national expert in neighborhood and land use planning and real estate finance with a proven track record in the field of affordable housing and community development. He has a successful history of providing technical assistance to facilitate the packaging of public and private financing for affordable housing and related investments advancing neighborhood revitalization. Wilson is well versed in the range of financial products and programs available in the marketplace.
Over his 36 years of work in the field and through his direct packaging of housing projects – homeownership and rental – he has developed a special understanding of the technical aspects of affordable housing finance as well as the strategic goals that public and private funders promote through them. His work in problem-solving to enhance the viability of financing programs and transactions, experience in neighborhood planning and development of affordable housing and provision of TA to neighborhood-based nonprofit developers are valuable assets that contribute to the shaping of effective housing and community development systems.