The Housing Development Planner will evaluate requests for city funds, manage the loan commitment and closing process, and work collaboratively with affordable housing providers to facilitate all phases of the housing development process.  The Housing Development Planner will identify and evaluate opportunities to create new affordable housing for low- and moderate-income residents and supportive housing for the city’s unhoused residents.  Bachelor’s degree with seven years of experience in affordable housing lending and/or development or equivalent combination of education, training, and professional experience. A master’s degree in real estate finance or development, urban planning, economics, or a related field may be substituted for two years of experience.  Demonstrated expertise in affordable housing lending and/or managing development of affordable housing; Experience with real estate finance and affordable housing capital subsidy programs (e.g., LIHTC, HOME), including familiarity with supportive housing. $79,169 – $105,109 annually + excellent benefits. Submit your resume and cover letter by Nov. 2 via email to: employment@cambridgema.gov. Candidates selected for an interview will be asked to provide and discuss examples of past work demonstrating their understanding of the housing development process.  We are an AA/EEO Employer.

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