Guest Speaker: Mark Sween

Vice President and Project Partner, Dominium

As vice president and project partner, Mark Sween is responsible for locating and closing acquisition opportunities. His work involves serving financial institutions in resolving problem properties that are on their watch lists and acquiring general partner interests in operating partnerships. Through his work, Dominium has acquired 33 properties in nine states. Prior to joining Dominium, Mr. Sween worked for two national low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) syndicators where he was responsible for originating and closing more than $300 million of equity. He was also a principal in a development and property management firm that syndicated existing apartment, LIHTC and historic rehabilitation projects. Mr. Sween has been active in the multi-housing industry since 1981.  Prior to that, he began his career at the international accounting firm of KPMG Peat Marwick. He has held Certified Public Accountant and Certified Property Manager designations.  Previously, Mr. Sween served as the board chair of the Minnesota Multi Housing Association and president of the Minnesota chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management. Mr. Sween is a founding contributor to the Dominium Charitable Partners Fund, which contributes to important housing and social service organizations in the communities where Dominium operates.