Peter has been actively engaged in affordable housing and community based development for over 17 years. As President of MBL, he brings together his skills in complex financing strategy and real estate development, in support of mission-driven community development and housing projects.
Through ten years with Just-A-Start Corporation in Cambridge, MA where he first served as a Project Manager followed by 8 years as Director of Real Estate Development, Peter was responsible for all aspects of an active development division with over $7 million in annual development activity covering a wide range of development endeavors. Peter’s experience in affordable housing includes work as a Project Manager for Keen Development Corporation (KDC) the Somerville Community Corporation and Allston Brighton CDC. Over the years Peter was responsible for several large multifamily developments involving complex layered financing using a variety of public and private financing programs such as tax credits, tax exempt bonds, HUD and USDA programs as well as local and state financing. His work in the sector started with Boston Community Capital where he assisted in the underwriting of real estate loans and loan participations with local and regional banks. Peter is first and foremost a problem solver who understands the needs of clients and the community. Peter holds a Master’s degree in Business from Boston University.