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Standard Communities Taps Sean Carpenter as Director in Boston

Standard Communities, the affordable housing division of Standard Companies, has announced that Sean Carpenter has joined the company as the Director of Northeast Development.

Based in Boston, Carpenter will primarily focus on New England and will be a resource nationwide on new construction deals. He joins Standard from AHSC Inc. in Braintree, a non-profit developer of affordable housing, where he served as a Senior Development Manager.

“Sean Carpenter has extensive experience as an affordable housing developer, consultant, and tax credit syndicator, with experience working for the Massachusetts state housing finance agency. As Standard continues to expand with ambitious growth targets, Sean provides us with new capabilities to pursue ground-up development opportunities, as well as the benefit of having valuable relationships with major commercial real estate players throughout the Northeast and nationwide,” said Scott Alter, principal and co-founder at Standard Communities.


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About David Cohen

David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector. Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA. David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

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