Torri Armstrong

Torri Armstrong

Baker Donelson, Associate

Jackson, Mississippi

Torri Armstrong concentrates her practice in the financing and development of complex commercial real estate, particularly affordable housing and public finance projects. Torri represents a variety of parties in complex commercial real estate transactions, including lenders, developers, and bond underwriters in tax-exempt municipal debt offerings. Her practice has a particular focus on affordable housing. She works extensively with the Firm's public housing authority clients on HUD's Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) project transactions. She also advises non-profit and for-profit developers developing new housing and redeveloping aging assets utilizing low-income housing tax credits and other funding sources – including tax-exempt housing bonds, HOME Funds, Housing Trust Funds, Affordable Housing Program Funds, USDA Direct Loans under Section 515, and USDA Guaranteed Loans under Section 538 – as well as a variety of rental subsidies, including public housing capital and operating subsidies, Project Based Section 8 assistance, Section 8 Project Based Vouchers, Section 8 Vouchers under RAD, and RD Rental Assistance to develop new housing or redevelop aging assets. Torri also regularly represents a national underwriter of tax-exempt housing bonds on its 4% housing bond deals throughout the state of Tennessee. In addition to her affordable housing work, Torri represents a national developer in the acquisition of sites for discount retail stores and a national poultry producer in its secured lending program for poultry growers.

Experience

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Baker Donelson
Associate
∼ Present
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