About Us

One of America’s leading nonprofit community development financial institutions (CDFI), IFF strengthens nonprofits and the communities they serve with flexible, affordable financing; real estate development; and consulting services. Our team is dedicated to bringing high-quality affordable housing to low-income households across the Midwest. We offer predevelopment, construction, and permanent financing for affordable housing development in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Minnesota, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio. Our expertise in feasibility analysis, complex transaction structuring, and construction management provides nonprofits with a trusted collaborator at all stages of development. IFF's full breadth of development services creates opportunities that help communities thrive. Our Home First program assembles financing, develops, and owns integrated housing for people with disabilities, with a focus on those transitioning out of long-term care settings. IFF is a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago.

Contact Us

Joe Neri, Chief Executive Officer

333 South Wabash, Suite 2800
Chicago,  Illinois   60604

Phone: (866) 629-0060

Housing Development and Rehabilitation

  • Single Family For-Sale Development
  • Single Family Rental Development
  • Multi-Family Rental Development
  • Commercial Development

    Property Management and Resident Programs

    • Property Management

    Debt and Equity Investing

    • Commercial and/or Development Lending