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email:       ceisenberg@housingpartnersinc.com


EISENBERG CONSULTING, LLC, Newton, MA.                            2004-Present

Enable clients to achieve growth and greater performance through new business concepts and business process engineering. Joined Housing Partners, Inc. as Affiliate in 2004. Selected recent engagements include:

·        Belgrade Place, LLC-Development consultant for 40 unit apartment building in Boston, MA.
·        Cornerstone Development Co.-Development consultant for 88-unit multifamily development in Wareham, MA.
·        RRCI-Financial consultant for low income housing tax credit project in St. Thomas, USVI.
·        Sage Hotel Corporation-Analyzing, advising and negotiating a Joint Venture to develop a  $150 million mixed use development in the Fenway area of Boston.
·        Conroy Development Corp-Comprehensive Permit consultant for 250 unit development in Stoughton, MA.
·        Housing Partners, Inc. -- Chicopee, MA-Prepared a report for the Town on the status of its housing stock and recommended future policies.
·        Housing Partners, Inc.-Providing development consulting services for various public- and private-sector clients with projects in Rockland, Boston, Beverly, Fitchburg, Newbury, Framingham, Norwood, Worcester, Lynn, Newton and other locations in MA, plus Nashua, NH..
·        Housing Partners, Inc.-Assisting in the acquisition of financing, approvals and equity; cost estimating, design, bidding and construction management; negotiating management and service agreements for two affordable assisted living developments totaling 300 units.
·        The Community Builders, Inc.-Managed the development of residential projects in Chatham, MA and Edgartown, MA.  

THE COMMUNITY BUILDERS, INC., Boston, MA.                                 2003-2004  Northeast Regional Director

Managed the development operation in New England and New York for national, non-profit affordable housing developer.
·        Prepared plan to reorganize offices and redeploy resources in the Northeast region to improve productivity and reduce losses.
·        Oversaw the development of twelve affordable housing developments.
·        Managed twenty project managers and support staff in five offices.
·        Developed and implemented the annual business plan for the Northeast Region. 

LEA GROUP, INC., Boston, MA                                                                                    1994-2002 Principal, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer
Led finance, marketing and operations for this family-owned regional engineering/architecture firm.
·        Prepared proposals, marketed services, negotiated contracts and maintained client relationships valued at $50,000 to $1M per contract.
·        Managed projects up to $20M involving lender and owner representation and project coordination.
·        Consulted on regulatory issues, peer review and project coordination for public and corporate clients.
·        Led the development and marketing of a computerized building maintenance information system for large organizations. Generated over $1M in first year sales then sold for 5x ROI.
·        Prepared building evaluations for new REITs, securitizations, acquisitions and other transactions valued at several hundred million dollars. Expanded client base to institutional level. 

RECOLL MANAGEMENT CORPORATION, Boston, MA.                      1991-1993  Vice President, Fleet Bank
Managed and disposed of non-performing real estate assets of the former Bank of New England.
·        Asset manager for 2,290,000 square feet of retail space in eleven malls and centers from Maine to Texas. This activity resulted in the recovery of almost $125M by RECOLL.
·        Rehabilitated and re-leased twelve industrial and six residential properties nationwide, which were sold for $15M. 

FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION, Franklin, MA.          1990-1991 Senior Account Officer-Division of Liquidation

Special Assistant to Assistant Managing Liquidator for New England region. Enabled senior management to recover over One Billion Dollars from failed banks and subsidiaries.
·        Managed seven failed corporations and twenty-one foreclosed properties, recovering over $25M.
·        Managed $70M loan workout portfolio as Mortgagee-in-Possession.
·        Participated in the negotiation and sale of an equipment leasing portfolio to G.E.C.C. for $725M, the largest single recovery in the history of the F.D.I.C. 

CHARLES EISENBERG & CO., INC., Boston, MA.                            1987-1990 President

Principal of real estate and planning consulting firm
·        Consultant to banks, governments and developers on workouts, feasibility and marketing issues.
·        Re-financed and leased 70,000 square foot suburban office building.
·        Member of consulting team that revised the Haverhill, Massachusetts Master Plan.

RELATED COMPANIES NORTHEAST, Boston, MA.                           1986-1987

Vice President/Development of The Related Companies, N.Y. Developed projects in New England
·        Managed the development of four large condominiums including historic and waterfront sites. 

THE DRUKER COMPANY, Boston, MA.                                          1980-1986
Financial Vice President
Responsible for all project financing and development of suburban properties.
·        Financed $200M of real estate, using mixed debt/equity instruments and pension fund participations.
·        Developed/leased over 750,000 square feet of commercial real estate worth over $60M.                                                                                                                     

THE BEACON COMPANIES, Boston, MA.                                                1978-1980
Project Director
Managed development of residential properties.
·        Developed 300 units of elderly housing in two projects.


BOSTON UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR PROFESSIONAL STUDIES                     1999-Present   Instructor, Program in Real Estate Studies

Teach Real Estate Market Analysis course to students in certificate programs.
·        Course designed to be immediately applicable to real estate professionals.
·        Course credits apply towards certificate requirements in real estate finance and management.

 NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY-UNIVERSITY COLLEGE                                  2003-Present Adjunct Professor
Teach International Business Management and Operations to Undergraduates      
·        Upper level one-semester course required for degrees in Business or Finance.


Harvard University, M.B.A. with Honors 

Cornell University, M.A. in Government/Planning                                                             

Brandeis University, B.A. Magna Cum Laude with Honors, Phi Beta Kappa

Chairman-Newton Economic Development Commission.                                      
Vice Chairman and Chairman of the Refinancing Committee-Greater Boston Jewish Community            Housing for the Elderly
Chairman-Newton Centre Revitalization Task Force
Member-Newton Comprehensive Planning Advisory Committee
Fellow-Brandeis University
Trustee (1987-1991)-Brandeis University
Participant-Harvard Business School Alumni Association Community Action Program
              Real Estate Finance Association of Greater Boston 
              Urban Land Institute
              Citizens Housing and Planning Association