Member - Banyan Development Group
Prior to co-founding BDG Jeffrey Kiss conducted business primarily as the President of Kiss & Company, Inc. In this role, he assisted clients in all areas of affordable housing with an emphasis on financial advisory and real estate development services for rental properties. Clients included investment banking and public finance advisory firms, public housing authorities, local and state housing finance agencies as well as not-for-profit and for-profit developers of affordable housing. Since BDG’s formation, Mr. Kiss has wound down Kiss & Company operations to focus on the new venture. Previously, Mr. Kiss was a Principal of PackerKiss Securities, Inc. that offered re-investment advice to issuers of tax-exempt debt from 2001 to 2011.
Additionally, he provided investment banking services from 1987 to 1992 for Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corp. and was the Deputy Director for the Florida Housing Finance Agency from 1984 to 1987.
Over the last two decades, Mr. Kiss has provided affordable housing development consulting expertise and comprehensive project advisory services for over 50 successful housing credit developments throughout Florida. He provided feasibility guidance related to site suitability, unit mix, market demand, construction costs, and federal and state program rules compliance.