Creating exit and disposition options for owners of affordable housing
Fitch Irick Partners LLC is a privately held investment firm based in Charlotte, NC that focuses primarily on investments in the affordable housing industry. The company owns or manages over 250 properties representing more than 10,000 apartment units through its subsidiaries. The company’s footprint covers Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.
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Mr. Hollis Fitch is the Partner responsible for creating the financial structures to develop or rehabilitate our multifamily properties. For over a decade, Hollis has served as a principal in more than fifty affordable housing developments representing the construction and rehabilitation of over 3,000 apartment units. This experience provides him unprecedented skill in orchestrating transactions with layered financing structures including sources ranging from private equity to public debt. Hollis is responsible for the successful completion of numerous multifamily developments across the southeastern United States, including NC, SC, TN, TX, and VA, and totaling more than $500M in investment.
Hollis holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business with dual majors in Finance and Real Estate. He and his wife Abby live in Charlotte with their two children, Henry and Ellie. In their spare time, Hollis and his family enjoy skiing, fly fishing, and college football tailgating.
Mr. Charles F. Irick, Jr., a Founding Partner of Fitch Irick Partners LLC, has been in the affordable housing development arena for the majority of his career. Charlie is the partner responsible for running Flatiron Partners, our real estate development subsidiary. Prior to Fitch Irick Partners, Charlie was the Director of Acquisitions for the Humanities Foundation, a non-profit development company in Charleston, SC, received multiple accolades for his work as a Realtor for Prudential Palmetto Realtors, and managed the mayoral campaign for SC Statehouse Representative Kirkman Finlay. Charlie is a native of Columbia, SC and a graduate of the University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business where he double majored in Finance and Real Estate.
Charlie and his wife Laura reside in Charlotte, NC with their two daughters, Mary Mac and Lillian. He is active in his church and has served as a Deacon, Sunday School Teacher and High School Youth Advisor. He is an avid sports and music fan and spends much of his free time outdoors and traveling.
Mr. Ira Slomka, a Partner at Fitch Irick Partners LLC, responsible for overseeing the company’s asset management function, brings with him two decades of vital commercial real estate experience structuring over $500 million in asset acquisitions and dispositions. Ira began his career as a founding partner of Flagship Capital Partners, a real estate investment firm with a focus on medical office and multi-tenant office assets. During his tenure at Flagship Capital Partners, he managed the Helvetica Flagship Fund, a $25 million real estate acquisition fund.
Ira holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing, a Master of Business Administration, and a Master of Health Science from the University of Florida. He is a licensed real estate broker in NC and SC and is Broker-In-Charge for GEM Management, LLC, our property management subsidiary.
Ms. Casey Stansbury, a Partner at Fitch Irick Partners LLC, holds vast expertise in accounting and financial reporting matters. Prior to joining the firm, Casey served as CFO for a Charlotte-based, private investment commercial real estate firm. She brings 4 years of public practice and 16 years in private practice in several accounting roles within the Construction and Real Estate fields including Director of Accounting, Controller, CFO and Independent Consultant.
Casey is a graduate of Binghamton University in New York with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Masters in Accounting. Also a Certified Public Accountant, Casey is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).