The Kroger Co. Addresses Food Deserts

National grocery retailer, The Kroger Co., selects T. Brown Consulting Group to craft $225 million plan to construct grocery stores to provide healthy affordable food options in low income communities and food desert areas. Read More »

Hospital leads renaissance of minority business district

Brown designed financing plan eliminated blight; enhanced minority economic inclusion with the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital acting as the master tenant and lead community developer in transforming Burnet Avenue from a crime infested area to an economic inclusive area weaving together community and hospital interests in the process. Brown, as CEO of Uptown Consortium, acted as co-developer with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in securing the site for 135,000sf medical office building and parking garage. Read More »

University of Cincinnati

An anchor institution in the Uptown area of Cincinnati, the University of Cincinnati invested millions of dollars to transform the “Short Vine” business district. Brown designed the first financing strategy in the city twinning New Markets Tax Credits and tax-increment financing for a hotel-parking garage development. Read More »

Riviera Beach Redevelopment

Brown engineers $35 million financing plan to revitalize outdated city-owned Marina to make way for $350 million in private development for the City of Riviera Beach, Florida. Read More »

Transit-Oriented Development a Focus in Jacksonville, FL

TBCG advises Jacksonville Transportation Authority on financial solutions for transit-oriented development projects in Jacksonville, Florida. Read More »

Leading Bank Trade Association Sets Vision for Community Lending

American Bankers Association retains TBCG to attract New Market Tax Credits for local community development projects through ABA member banks. Read More »

Community Partners Fund

Clients: Banks complying with the Community Reinvestment Act; Florida redevelopment agencies and non-profit Community Development Corporations seeking implementation partners.

  • Development and Financial Services when selected for project implementation
    • Funding and Financial Modeling
    • Phased-In Development Plans

Feed America Fund

Clients: Grocery retailers seeking to operate in low income areas and food desert designated communities; developers in low income communities with site control seeking to attract a grocery store.

  • Development and Financial Services when selected for project implementation
    • New Markets Tax Credit Funding and Financial Modeling

New Markets Tax Credits

Clients: Emerging Community Development Entities seeking to secure an allocation of New Markets Tax Credits

  • New Markets Tax Credit Application Services
  • Business Strategy Consultation and Design
  • Community Impact Assessment and Measurements
  • Identification of Capital Sources and Capitalization Strategies
  • Management Structure & Design