“We have one purpose – to provide productive solutions in a timely, responsive, substantive and collaborative way.”
Leaders in the Field
CSG Advisors Incorporated is a national, full service, independent financial advisor that assists public finance clients in the design, financing and implementation of affordable housing, urban redevelopment and economic development initiatives. The firm’s origins trace back to the formation in 1979 of Gressel Gressel & Slater as the first firm dedicated exclusively to providing financial advisory services to Housing Finance Agencies throughout the United States. CSG Advisors is entirely employee-owned and independent. Employee owners include minorities and women.
Making Affordable Housing a Reality
CSG Advisors offers wide-ranging national expertise in financing solutions for housing, real estate, development and infrastructure. We have been the #1 financial advisor for affordable housing each year since 1999 according to Thomson Reuters, and we advise on some of the most complex development negotiations and mixed-use projects in the country. We have represented over 100 clients, including cities and counties, state and local housing finance agencies, public housing authorities, redevelopment agencies and universities.
Highlights of Our Work
Serving Our Clients
CSG Advisors works closely and collaboratively with our clients and finance team members with independence in seeking to provide highly objective, unbiased advice assuring that each individual transaction helps build long-term client capabilities and resources. We strive to develop programs, projects, and strategies that are successful in the long-run and national innovations to meet specific client needs.
Analyzing Your Needs
CSG Advisors brings a depth of highly experienced senior professionals with deep expertise in linking public resources, land, and financing. We provide extraordinary bond pricing expertise, leading quantitative services capabilities, and risk-based capital analysis.
CSG Advisors employs 14 full-time professional housing financial advisors and associates, 11 whom hold the Series 50 qualification. These professionals specialize in housing and real estate public finance, and have substantial prior experience in the public and/or the private sector in the fields of investment banking, housing and real estate securitization, economic development or urban redevelopment.