Peabody, Massachusetts, April 5, 2011: Stratford Capital Group, LLC (“Stratford Capital”) is pleased to announce the hiring of industry veteran Robert Y. Wong.
With over 20-years experience in the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit industry, Mr. Wong brings highly recognized leadership, strong interpersonal skills and 25 plus years of real estate experience to the position. His background includes originating, structuring and closing all types of affordable housing projects. Prior to joining Stratford Capital, he held senior acquisitions positions for several major national affordable housing syndication firms. Mr. Wong received a Bachelor’s of Architecture degree from the Rhode Island School of Design and holds an MBA from Boston University.
Stratford Capital is a five year old Boston, Massachusetts based real estate investment, development and asset management firm whose principals have over 100 years of combined experience in all aspects of affordable and conventional multifamily rental housing. Stratford Capital’s current multifamily rental housing portfolio consists of approximately 9,100 rental apartment units in nineteen states and the District of Columbia.
I have worked with the principals of the Stratford Capital Group for several years and have invested in a number of their multifamily offerings as an economic joint venture partner, for tax credits and also as a bridge loan participant. They are disciplined, know what the objectives are and detailed from an asset management perspective. Our relationship has been rewarding, and throughout it, they have treated us like partners.