Theresa Omansky focuses her practice on real estate finance, with an emphasis on affordable housing matters. She is a member of the firm’s Real Estate + Development Group.
Real Estate Finance
Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Ms. Omansky was an associate at a boutique real estate finance firm, where she acted as lender’s counsel in commercial real estate transactions. Ms. Omansky continues to work on construction and permanent loan financings as lender’s counsel on nationwide multifamily residential projects.
Affordable Housing Financing
Ms. Omansky represents institutional lenders in affordable housing financing transactions utilizing tax-exempt and taxable bond financing and tax credit programs. She has experience with government-subsidized mortgage lending programs, loan syndications and participations, and works on construction, permanent, and “back-to-back” construction to permanent loans, as well as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac supplemental and permanent loan refinancing. Ms. Omansky’s transactions often involve the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) and Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments programs, and feature commercial space, ground leases, and condominium structures.
Ms. Omansky is a licensed real estate broker. She is part of the firm’s Sustainability Cross Practice Team, which includes lawyers who counsel clients on addressing sustainable practices, such as financing green initiatives.