Who We Are
Credit Capital is a national affordable housing investment firm that provides equity capital to low-income housing tax credit partnerships that own affordable housing developments. Since 2002, Credit Capital has invested over $1 billion of equity capital nationwide.
Credit Capital was formed in April 2002 by former executives of National Partnership Investments Corp. (“NAPICO”). In 2001, NAPICO was ranked the 9th largest landlord in the United States by National Real Estate Investor Magazine, with ownership interests in over 70,000 affordable housing units located throughout 48 states and territories. In March 2002, NAPICO’s assets were acquired by Apartment Investment and Management Company (AIMCO), the largest publically traded multifamily real estate investment trust in the United States (NYSE: AIV); Credit Capital retained NAPICO’s active syndication business.
Prior to founding Credit Capital, Mr. Nelson served as President and Chief Operating Officer at a national tax credit syndication firm, then one of the largest multifamily property owners in the United States and Territories, during which time the firm originated over 700 multifamily investments and raised more than $1.2 billion. His syndication experience includes proprietary, regional, guaranteed and national fund placements; and his acquisition experience includes LIHTC, mixed-income, historic and state credit transactions.
Mr. Nelson has been a featured speaker at various affordable housing conferences and was formerly a director of the Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition. Mr. Nelson received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Law.
Prior to joining Credit Capital, Mr. Nelson was a development analyst for a prominent affordable housing development company based in Los Angeles.
Mr. Nelson earned his Bachelor’s degree from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University, is a graduate of Loyola Law School and an active member of the State Bar of California.