THE GROUP


The Colliers Affordable Housing Group is made up of some of the leading affordable housing specialists in the nation. Focused exclusively on affordable housing, our group is ideally positioned to provide personalized hands-on service backed by the robust platform of a successful global real estate company. More than 80 years of industry experience and nearly $1 billion in affordable transactions have equipped our group with detailed knowledge of affordable housing and all its nuances.

John L. Nguyen

Executive Vice President
Director | Affordable Housing Group

With nearly two decades in the commercial real estate industry, John brings extensive experience and insight to the Affordable Housing Group. He has considerable hands-on experience in the sale of project-based Section 8, HUD-insured, state agency financed and value-add subsidized properties.

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Kevin I. Morris


Affordable Housing Group

Kevin brings more than 20 years of commercial real estate experience to his role in the Colliers International Affordable Housing Group. Kevin has experience closing a broad range of project-based deals including the Homeownership Assistance Program (HAP), Rural Development (RD 515), and Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) which includes both General Partner interest transfers and fee simple sales.

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Jesse P. Elsanhuty


Affordable Housing Group

Jesse has more than 10 years of experience in selling commercial investments. After just a few years in the industry selling market rate units in southern California, Jesse recognized a demand across the nation for affordable hous­ing experts. He joined the Affordable Hous­ing Group and repositioned his specialization to affordable housing.

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Connor T. Canale


Affordable Housing Group

With experience in sales and real estate, Connor brings a strong work ethic and vision to the group. Connor’s industry relationships and keen eye for finding the buyer best equipped to continue the mission post-transaction have been integral in his success. By taking the time to understand the nuances of the deal and being a champion of his client’s goals, Connor consistently provides innovative advisory services to this clients, delivering agile results.

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Samuel G. Lacebal


Affordable Housing Group

With prior experience in real estate and sales, Sam brings a new dimension of industry insight to the group. From non-profit and institutional owners to investors and syndicators, Sam knows how to navigate the complexities of both the non-profit and investor worlds, providing each client with custom real estate strategies to best help them to achieve their goals.

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Ron peled


Affordable Housing Group

Ron joined the Affordable Housing Group as an Associate. With a background in commercial real estate and business administration, Ron is focused on providing advisory services and working closely with his clients to craft creative acquisition and disposition strategies.

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Christopher Rivera


Affordable Housing Group

Chris joined the Affordable Housing Group as an Associate. With previous experience in commercial real estate, Chris is involved in many aspects of the broker continuum.

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Brandon Pyle


Senior Analyst

As Senior Analyst for the Affordable Housing Group, Brandon brings more than half a decade of experience in real estate analytics. Building financial models for project-based Section 8 and Tax Credit deals alike, he has refined his skill set to become an expert in affordable housing underwriting and analytics.

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Sierra Marangola


Senior Transaction Manager

Sierra is integral to cultivating the growth of the Affordable Housing Group. Collaborating with all parties in the transaction to facilitate a smooth and seamless process, Sierra’s involvement includes overseeing marketing campaigns, coordinating due diligence and site visits, managing escrows, acting as liaison between escrow companies and mortgage brokers, and otherwise tending to client needs and requests.

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Joseph Civil


Senior Marketing Coordinator

With prior experience in marketing and real estate, Joey is highly effective in implementing cutting edge marketing techniques and staying attentive to client needs. As the group’s Senior Marketing Coordinator, Joey works alongside the agents to produce proposals, ensuring information accuracy and deadlines are met.

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NICHOLAS LAW


Junior Analyst

With a background as a financial services underwriter, Nick has a depth of analytical and underwriting foundational experience upon which he has built his affordable housing specialty. Working closely with the Senior Analyst, Nick assists in preparing financial models, market comparability studies, and due diligence reviews to establish a value and confirm feasibility.

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