We provide equity capital for affordable housing throughout California, revitalizing neighborhoods through construction, rehabilitation, and long-term asset management.

Opening Doors to Opportunity


Merritt Community Capital Corporation is a mission-based non-profit that provides equity capital for affordable housing exclusively in California. We partner with mission-aligned affordable housing developers throughout the state to ensure the most critical communities are developed and/or maintained for low-income residents.  Since 1989, the company has financed more than 9,000 affordable homes, and invested approximately $950 million in 22 separate funds. Merritt is the west coast member of the National Association of State and Local Equity Funds (NASLEF), providing exceptional service to investors, developers and consultants of LIHTC affordable housing properties.

  • Raised approximately $950MM in 22 separate funds since 1989
  • Financed over 9,000 units of affordable housing throughout California
  • Assist investors, such as banks or corporations, meet community impact and CRA investment goals
  • Work with highly regarded and well-respected mission-oriented CA developer sponsors

Leadership Team & Staff Directory

Merritt’s staff of LIHTC industry experts have a sterling reputation for knowledgeability and competence. With an average of over 20 years in the industry they have earned unparalleled respect.

Board of Directors

Multi-Investor Funds

Working with a nonprofit tax credit syndicator ensures that your investment dollars are being utilized to provide housing for those communities and people that need it most. Merritt has closed over $900MM in 21 Multi-Investor Funds since inception. At Merritt, we work with experienced developers to find properties that improve communities, offer quality housing, and provide opportunity to people in our communities. Contact us to obtain more information.

Communications Manager

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