Kyle F. Speece

Kyle F. Speece

Regional Vice President, Development

Kyle Speece joined Conifer Realty in 2017 and currently serves as Regional Vice President, Development. He is responsible for originating and structuring new development transactions throughout the Mid-Atlantic and the southeastern United States. Specifically, his responsibilities include: identifying new affordable, mixed-income, and/or mixed-use development opportunities; structuring financial assumptions; assembling and supervising outside professionals; establishing new and maintaining existing relationships with non-profit and for-profit development partners and financing agencies; and representing Conifer through industry groups and advocacy organizations.

Prior to joining Conifer, Kyle was a Senior Developer with Pennrose Properties, LLC. During his tenure there he was responsible for identifying new business and overseeing all facets of project management including acquisition, project structuring, due diligence, budgeting, relationship management, and the supervision of design and construction teams.

He has experience with myriad financing sources including low-income housing and historic tax credits, federal CHOICE, HOPE VI, CDBG, HOME funds, and numerous state and local funding programs. Kyle has worked extensively in partnership with all types of federal, state, and local agencies, as well as public and private partners. Throughout his real estate development career, Kyle has participated in 53 distinct projects across five states totaling 4400 apartments and more than $1.1 billion in development costs.

Kyle is a graduate of the Leadership Philadelphia Core program and holds a B.S. degree in Communications with a double-major in Economics from Northwestern University and an M.S. in Real Estate Development from Johns Hopkins University.