Steve West

Steve West


One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, Floor 21
New York, NY 10006
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Steven West, a principal at Friedman LLP, specializes in real estate. He works extensively with commercial and residential developers, owners, investors, syndicators, and management companies. He consults on compliance, accounting and tax issues that impact the real estate industry. Steve is particularly involved in working with developers, financial institutions, and investors in the affordable housing industry.


In addition, Steve has expertise in the area of SEC reporting. He provides consulting, accounting, and auditing services to a number of publicly held companies and has worked on various initial public offerings, acquisitions and private placements.

His expertise includes:

  • All types of housing and financial assistance programs, including low-income housing tax credits and reporting
  • The compliance requirements of affordable housing projects, including Section 236 Decoupling and Bond Financial Transactions. In this regard, he works with many federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as nonprofits
  • New York State Association for Affordable Housing