J. Keith Swiney
...J. Keith SwineyPresident/CEO
initially launched his
real estate career in 1987 and has since gone on to diversify his
extensive knowledge base by strategically securing positions with industry leaders that kept him at the forefront of management and operations concepts.Mr. Swiney
has more than 17 years experience managing properties utilizing a diverse representation of financing avenues for purchase, construction or rehabilitation.Those financing and corresponding compliance programs include: Community Block Grants
, Conventional, Farmers Home and Federal
(HUD) Loans, Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, Section 202 (elderly housing), Section 236, Section 42 (tax credits), Tax Exempt Bonds and Comprehensive and Replacement Housing Factor Funding Grants. His
experience includes the acquisition, lease-up, operations, asset management, repositioning and disposition of multiple classes of real estate from A++ conventional to public housing.He
has structured and managed several properties from site selection through construction and full occupancy.Mr. Swiney's diverse experience includes the management of 260,000 square feet of office, retail, industrial and warehouse space.He
has overseen portfolios as large as 40 properties in five states and hundreds of employees.His
construction experience includes identifying, contracting and supervising more than $20 million of renovation/rehabilitation projects and $50 million in new construction.Additionally, he
has created and operated three management companies, one full service corporate accommodation company and one full service real estate consulting firm including, Motivation, Incorporated
, Millennium Management, Snyder Multi-family Management
, Snyder Corporate Accommodations and Camden Housing Group, LLC.
Most exciting of all, in September 2003, Motivation, Inc.
partnered with the Jurisdiction-wide Leadership Council of Atlanta, Inc.
to form the first Section 3, Resident Owned and Operated business designed to encompass all 20,000 public and Section 8 households of the Atlanta Housing Authority.This includes all family, Hope VI, elderly and disabled communities.The company, aptly named Residents Work, LLC
performs janitorial and turnkey services for the multi-family industry.In keeping with his
theme of empowering people from the ground up, Mr. Swiney
interest in Residents Work
to a single low-income mother but still provides technical support for the company assuring it continued growth and success. As a professional trainer and facilitator, Mr. Swiney has trained more than 10,000 people during his combined 20 years in retail and real estate management.
This includes persons who did not speak English as a first language or at all, and those from all economic and social environments and multiple countries.Mr. Swiney
understands the many needs of his
owner clients, having worked with a variety of non-profit and for-profit owner entities from individual investors, community development corporations (CDCs), private corporations, real estate investment trust (REIT's) and partnerships, to institutional owners such as insurance companies, pension funds and banks.