J. Toger Swanson

(402) 231-8805
(492) 346-1148 Fax

Mr. Swanson serves as bond counsel, borrower’s counsel, issuer counsel, bond purchaser counsel and credit enhancer counsel in structured tax-exempt financings of multifamily housing, assisted living, student housing, manufacturing, hotel and airport facilities. He focuses on developing innovative financing structures to maximize the use of tax-exempt financing to create and preserve affordable housing. Mr. Swanson works with developers, owners and managers of affordable housing facilities to utilize all available sources of financing such as grants, subordinate loans and tax credit equity to leverage the proceeds of tax-exempt bonds.

  • Representing a government sponsored enterprise as multifamily credit enhancer in connection with credit substitutions and issuance of new money and refunding variable and fixed rate bonds.
  • Advising national real estate investors regarding financing of multifamily housing projects with tax-exempt bonds.
  • Structuring secondary market offerings of asset-backed securities involving tax-exempt bonds.
  • Representing the City of Los Angeles as multifamily bond counsel.
  • Developing program to aggregate unrated multifamily housing bonds into multi-tranched trust.