McCormack Baron Salazar’s efforts to increase minority participation highlighted in article

July 26, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President Ron Roberts is lauded for his work to increase participation at North Sarah and Arlington Grove In a special diversity edition released today, the St. Louis American…

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Scott-Carver residents returning to new Northpark community

July 26, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The wait is over; former residents of the Scott Carver community are returning to the same location but to a new community. The Miami Times profiled two of the first former Scott Carver residents to move…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Project Manager to speak at National Urban League Conference

July 25, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On Thursday, July 26th, New Orleans-based McCormack Baron Salazar Project Manager Monika McKay will speak at the 2012 National Urban League Conference in New Orleans.  Ms. McKay will be a member of the…

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New Coffee Shop planned for Renaissance Place

July 25, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Business emphasizes local-ownership, local jobs, and a community feel. The St. Louis Post Dispatch profiled Jason Wilson about his new venture: a café / coffee shop in the St. Louis Housing Authority…

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Meg Manley Joins McCormack Baron Salazar

July 5, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Real Estate Development Leader joins Urban Developer as Senior Vice President of Project Management McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce that Meg Manley has joined the McCormack Baron Salazar…

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Harmony Oaks, New Orleans, receives prestigious Vanguard Award

June 26, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On June 26, 2012, the National Affordable Housing Management Association has awarded McCormack Baron Salazar’s Harmony Oaks community in New Orleans a 2012 Vanguard Award for New Construction. The Vanguard…

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McCormack Baron Salazar and Metro Announce the Grand Opening of MacArthur Park Apartments Phase A

June 14, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (METRO) are cutting the ribbon on the new MacArthur Park Apartments Phase A Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) in…

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McCormack Baron Salazar turnkey project wins U.S. Green Ribbon Schools Award

June 7, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Crossroads College Prep honored among 78 top schools for their environmental education McCormack Baron Salazar’s LEED-Platinum project with Crossroads College Preparatory School has helped to enable the…

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McCormack Baron Salazar’s work featured in new documentary film

May 18, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Feature Documentary reveals McCormack Baron Salazar’s role in revitalizing public housing. “Envisioning Home,” a new feature-length documentary about the role of Richard Baron and Jean King in transforming…

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New North Sarah Community featured in St. Louis Beacon

May 16, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar’s newest community, North Sarah, was featured in the St. Louis Beacon article, “Residents await opening of new housing in Sarah-Finney neighborhood on north side.” Journalist Bob…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President Serves on ULI Technical Assistance Panel

April 17, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

At the invitation of Citizens for Modern Transit and St. Louis Metro (the Bi-State Development Agency), the Urban Land Institute of St. Louis was asked to form a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) to address…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President Ron Roberts Honored as a St. Louis Everyday Hero

March 15, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Verizon Wireless, the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, Inc and 100 Black Men of Metropolitan St. Louis honored McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President, Ron Roberts, as one of their five “Everyday…

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Oakland Heights: From Blight to Beauty

January 25, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

A local news station highlights McCormack Baron Salazar's transformation of Kansas City’s Oakland Heights neighborhood.   The report focuses on renovations underway to increase the energy efficiency…

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“Easy Go Richmond” to be launched at Richmond Village Apartments

January 5, 2012 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The City of Richmond, California is holding a ribbon cutting at McCormack Baron Salazar’s Richmond Village Apartments to launch the "Easy Go Richmond" program. A Greenprint Transportation Initiative, "Easy…

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McCormack Baron Salazar celebrates a healthy and successful 2011

December 19, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The McCormack Baron Salazar family of companies is pleased to share our many accomplishments of 2011. In addition to the groundbreakings, openings, awards and celebrations listed below, McCormack Baron…

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Magazine Highlights McCormack Baron Salazar's Role in HOPE SF Project

December 8, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Affordable Housing Finance magazine outlined the HOPE SF project, a 15 year plan to bring renewal to several San Francisco neighborhoods, including Hunter's View, Alice Griffith, Sunnydale, and others. The…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Wins Top Prize in Green Business Challenge

December 7, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar, Inc., and its subsidiaries McCormack Baron Ragan Management Services, McCormack Baron Asset Management and Sunwheel Energy Partners along with the nonprofit, Urban Strategies,…

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6 North Wins OLGA Award from East West Gateway

November 30, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar’s 6 North development in St. Louis, Missouri was awarded a 2011 Outstanding Local Government Achievement (OLGA) Award from the East-West Gateway Council of Governments. 6 North…

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Renaissance Place at Grand LEED-ND Development featured in Neighborhoods Go Green Exhibit

November 18, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar’s first LEED Certified Neighborhood Development, Renaissance Place at Grand HOPE VI in St. Louis, is featured as part of the traveling Neighborhoods Go Green Exhibit. The exhibit…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President, Ron Roberts, speaks to Urban Land Institute Young Leaders Group about Arlington Grove

November 15, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On Tuesday, November 15, 2011, Ron Roberts, Vice President of Project Management and Business Development, led an “Insider’s Tour of Arlington Grove,” for members of the Urban Land Institute’s Young Leaders…

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Phoenix Symphony Apartments Open

November 10, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Phoenix, AZ – McCormack Baron Salazar, Inc. and the City of Phoenix Housing Department are celebrating the opening of a new, mixed-income community known as The Symphony Apartments. The development located…

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Mike Duffy, Senior Vice President of Finance for McCormack Baron Salazar, gives an update on the State of the Industry at Ballard Spahr National Housing Symposium

November 10, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On November 10th, 2011, Mike Duffy, Senior Vice President of Finance at McCormack Baron Salazar, joined a panel of national experts to speak about the state of the affordable housing industry at Ballard…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Senior Vice President of Finance, Mike Duffy, weighs in on Construction Financing panel at Affordable Housing Finance conference

November 4, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

In November, Mike Duffy, Senior Vice President of Finance at McCormack Baron Salazar, served on a panel of industry experts at Affordable Housing Finance magazine’s national conference: “AHF Live: Affordable…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Project Manager, Monika McKay, recognized as one of New Orleans' "40 under 40."

November 1, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar Project Manager, Monika McKay, was recently recognized by Gambit magazine as one of New Orleans’ “40 under 40.” A New Orleans native, Ms. McKay is the lead project manager for…

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McCormack Baron Salazar employees make significant contribution at Urban Land Institute national meeting

October 30, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

During the week of October 23rd, 2011, the Urban Land Institute held their Fall Meeting and Urban Land Expo in Los Angeles, California.  McCormack Baron Salazar’s Los Angeles staff was very active that…

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McCormack Baron Salazar recognized as “Hero of the Planet” for its work in creating sustainable communities

October 28, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to have been recognized by the St. Louis Business Journal as a recipient of its fourth annual Heroes of the Planet Award.  MBS was distinguished in the “Sustainable Communities”…

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McCormack Baron Salazar President, Kevin McCormack, and Chief Operating Officer, Vince Bennett, present and give tour at the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials Conference

October 23, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The 2011 National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials Conference was held in St. Louis on October 23rd-25th, 2011 and McCormack Baron Salazar executives were excited to act as hosts in their…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Director of Sustainability, William Carson, co-presents at National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials Conference

October 23, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President & Director of Sustainability William Carson, LEED AP BD+C, was a co-presenter with other industry experts at two sessions of the 2011 Conference of National Association…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President & Director of Sustainability William Carson serves as a co-presenter at Missouri Conference of the American Planning

October 20, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President & Director of Sustainability William Carson, LEED AP BD+C was a co-presenter at the October 20, 2011 Conference of the American Planning Association-Missouri Chapter. The…

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TV Station Showcases McCormack Baron Salazar's St. Louis Solar Installations

September 8, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

A St. Louis TV station ran a story about McCormack Baron Salazar's sustainable development efforts at Renaissance Place, focusing on the energy- and cost-saving benefits of a large-scale solar panel installation…

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San Francisco Officials Highlight Choice Neighborhoods HUD Grant

September 2, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Mayor Edwin M. Lee has released a press release about the $30.5 million federal Housing and Urban Development Choice Neighborhoods grant McCormack Baron Salazar will use to transform the Alice Griffith…

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McCormack Baron Salazar’s Alice Griffith Project Wins $30.5 million HUD Award

September 1, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar has been awarded $30.5 million from the federal Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to apply toward a community development and urban revitalization effort at San Francisco’s Alice…

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Video highlights “Green Streets” and Job-Building Success

August 31, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Through its property management affiliate, McCormack Baron Ragan, McCormack Baron Salazar is proud to highlight the success of our role in supporting a job- and career-building partnership between Urban…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Announces New Capital Company and Management President

August 30, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The Board of Directors of McCormack Baron Salazar  today announces that Alan J. Ragan has been named President of the MBS Capital Corporation, a newly formed subsidiary of MBS that will focus on acquisition…

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Summer heat spurs coverage of MBS' green building efforts

August 21, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

St. Louis media outlets highlighted the energy-saving and heat-reducing benefits of solar panels installed at four affordable housing sites and an office building in St. Louis, including McCormack Baron…

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Community Renewal Development, Inc. recognizes McCormack Baron Salazar COO, Vince Bennett with a Corporate Citizenship Award

August 13, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

In the summer of 2011, McCormack Baron Salazar Chief Operating Officer, Vince Bennett, was selected to receive a corporate citizenship award from Community Renewal Development, Inc. of St. Louis. Mr. Bennett…

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MBS COO Vincent Bennett to Receive MOKAN Recognition

July 26, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The St. Louis-based contractor assistance group, MOKAN, plans to honor McCormack Baron Salazar COO Vincent Bennett at a July 29 awards ceremony. Mr. Bennett will receive MOKAN’s Private Sector of the Year…

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Mike Duffy, Vice President of Finance at McCormack Baron Salazar, speaks on the state of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit industry at national conference

July 19, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On July 19th, 2011, Mike Duffy, Vice President of Finance at McCormack Baron Salazar, participated in a panel of industry experts weighing in on the state of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit industry. As…

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William Carson, McCormack Baron Salazar Director of Sustainability, presents at Green Homes & Sustainable Communities Conference

July 14, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

William Carson, LEED AP BD+C, McCormack Baron Salazar Vice President & Director of Sustainability, was a Conference Faculty member at the 6th Annual Green Homes & Sustainable Communities Conference presented…

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North Sarah Project to Aid Minority-Owned Businesses in St. Louis

July 1, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The St. Louis American highlights McCormack Baron Salazar's efforts to provide "unprecedented" opportunities for minority-owned businesses to participate in the North Sarah mixed income community development…

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McCormack Baron Salazar's McKinley Park Homes Bring Hope to Memphis

June 29, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

An article in the Memphis Commercial Appeal highlights the June 25, 2011 grand opening of the McKinley Park Homes development, a home ownership initiative from McCormack Baron Salazar that one resident…

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Film Tells Story of Triangle Square Apartments and Residents

June 14, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

A Huffington Post writer posts an interview with Carolyn Coal, the director of  "A Place to Live: The Triangle Square Story," a documentary about residents of Triangle Square Apartments, a community developed…

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Article Highlights McCormack Baron Salazar, Sunwheel Energy Partners' St. Louis Solar Initiatives

June 2, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

A St. Louis Post-Dispatch article highlights the work of McCormack Baron Salazar and Sunwheel Energy Partners to install solar panels at St. Louis Housing Authority facilities. The $10.4 million project…

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Housing Publication Highlights Sustainable Development at University Place

May 20, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Housing industry publication Multi-Housing News covers McCormack Baron Salazar's recent LEED certification award for its sustainable development efforts at University Place, a multi-unit housing community…

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Monique Chavoya, Project Manager for McCormack Baron Salazar, receives Greenlining Institute’s Torchbearer Award

May 15, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

In the spring of 2011, McCormack Baron Salazar Project Manager, Monique Chavoya, was selected to receive the Greenlining Institute’s Torchbearer award.  The torchbearer award is for an alumna/us of the…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Launches New Web, Social Media Sites

May 11, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce the completion of a new website and online social media presence to highlight its real estate and community development work across the United States. “Our…

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New Scott/Carver Community Website Launched by McCormack Baron Salazar

May 9, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce the completion of a website (www.newscottcarver.com) to complement its efforts to revitalize the former Scott and Carver Homes sites in Miami-Dade County. “The…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Achieves Sustainable Development Distinction Unique in Development Industry

May 6, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar (MBS) is the first developer in the world to have received two U.S. Green Building Council LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) Certifications for completed neighborhoods. This…

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McCormack Baron Salazar, Partners to Celebrate Grand Opening of Senior Living at Cambridge Heights

April 22, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The St. Louis Housing Authority, McCormack Baron Salazar, KAI Design & Build, and Urban Strategies plan to celebrate the Grand Opening of Senior Living at Cambridge Heights at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 29. A…

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Short Film Highlights Harmony Oaks Success in New Orleans

April 7, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group has released a short film that highlights the success of its partnership with McCormack Baron Salazar at Harmony Oaks, a historic New Orleans neighborhood devastated…

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MBS' Green Building Efforts Get Recognition

March 14, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar's 'green building' efforts at Renaissance Place at Grand were featured in a St. Louis Beacon article about LEED certification and community development. The article quotes McCormack…

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MBS Urban Initiatives CDE awarded $10 million in New Markets Tax Credits

February 25, 2011 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce its MBS Urban Initiatives CDE affiliate was awarded an allocation of $10 million through the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Community Development Financial…

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Arlington Grove Development Breaks Ground

October 18, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar has broken ground for the development of Arlington Grove, a residential redevelopment project located on the corner of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive and Burd Avenue in St. Louis. The…

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Laurel J. Tinsley Joins McCormack Baron Salazar

August 20, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce the addition of Laurel J. Tinsley to the firm’s finance team.  Ms. Tinsley has joined McCormack Baron Salazar as a Vice President of Finance, Director of…

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Miami-Dade Public Housing Agency Hosts the First Boozer's Buddies Summer Basketball Camp

July 10, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Miami-Dade Public Housing Agency (MDPHA) in partnership with the Boozer’s Buddies Foundation, McCormack Baron Salazar, and Urban Strategies offers this summer the First Annual Boozer’s Buddies Basketball…

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Renaissance Place Earns Green Neighborhood Certification

June 10, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar’s Renaissance Place at Grand neighborhood was recently certified in the U.S. Green Building Council LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND) Pilot program. With this distinction,…

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McCormack Baron Salazar And Goldman Sachs: A partnership for the "revitalization of urban neighborhoods on a national scale"

May 10, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar and The Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group (“Goldman Sachs”) announced on May 10, 2010, a strategic partnership and shared vision for the future of rebuilding distressed communities…

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Transit-Oriented Development Underway at Westlake/MacArthur Park

April 18, 2010 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), the Los Angeles Housing Partnership, Polis Builders and Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group announce the…

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Real Estate Council Welcomes McCormack Baron Salazar

March 30, 2009 | McCormack Baron Salazar

On Thursday, February 26th, The Real Estate Council (TREC) Foundation hosted a kick-off reception to celebrate Bank of America and TREC Foundation's partnership with the City of Dallas Economic Development…

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CJ Peete/Harmony Oaks Construction Begins

January 6, 2009 | McCormack Baron Salazar

Construction has begun on the $172 million Harmony Oaks project to redevelop the C.J. Peete public housing site in New Orleans, LA. The C.J. Peete HOPE VI Housing Redevelopment project is being developed…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Promotions

October 1, 2008 | McCormack Baron Salazar

It is with great pleasure that McCormack Baron Salazar announces the promotion of Julie DeGraaf Velazquez and Michael Duffy to the position of Vice President. Both have demonstrated exceptional leadership…

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New Leadership for West Coast Operations

June 1, 2008 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce new leadership for the firm's Los Angeles-based West Coast Operations. Daniel Falcon, Jr. has been appointed Senior Vice President / Manager of the firm.…

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MBS Wins New Markets Tax Credits… Again!

October 6, 2007 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar is pleased to announce its MBS Urban Initiatives CDE affiliate was awarded an allocation of $60 million through the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Community Development Financial…

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Triangle Square Apartments Open in Hollywood Offering Senior Housing

March 1, 2007 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron Salazar, a nationally recognized developer of urban affordable housing, and the Los Angeles-based Gay & Lesbian Elder Housing (GLEH) non-profit organization are celebrating the Grand Opening…

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MBS Part of Group to Develop Southwest Waterfront

September 28, 2006 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The Anacostia Waterfront Corporation (AWC) announced today that it has selected Hoffman-Struever Waterfront, LLC to redevelop the Southwest Waterfront. The selection was approved by AWC’s Board of Directors…

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National Law Center to Recognize MBS

September 6, 2006 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty (NLCHP) will honor three groups at the 2006 Stewart B. McKinney & Bruce Vento Awards on October 3 for their innovative solutions to homelessness and poverty. The…

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MBS Wins New Markets Tax Credits!

September 1, 2006 | McCormack Baron Salazar

U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corp. and developer McCormack Baron Salazar were awarded $135 million and $60 million in tax credits, respectively, through the New Markets Tax Credit Program. Dan Iannicola,…

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Richard Baron receives the National Award for Program Excellence

September 26, 2005 | McCormack Baron Salazar

The award was given on behalf of the 6th North development, in the special needs category during the National Council of State Housing Agency's 2005 Annual Conference in Boston. 6th North was one of 2…

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McCormack Baron Celebrates its Thirtieth Anniversary

March 1, 2003 | McCormack Baron Salazar

McCormack Baron, a St. Louis-based and nationally recognized affordable housing development and management firm will celebrate its thirtieth (30th) anniversary in March, 2003. McCormack Baron & Associates…

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McCormack Baron Salazar Announces Opening of Parsons Place

June 1, 2002 | McCormack Baron Salazar

St. Louis, Missouri-based McCormack Baron Salazar and East St. Louis’ Emerson Park Development Corporation are pleased to announce the grand opening of 174 new apartments in East St. Louis’ Emerson Park…

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