Mr. Binitie is the Founder and Managing Principal of Dantes Partners, LLC. The firm specializes in financing community development transactions with a focus on preserving and developing affordable and workforce housing. Under Mr. Binitie’s leadership, the firm has financed and created over 1,000 units in the District of Columbia. As Project Consultant to then Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, Neil Albert, Mr. Binite executed the New Communities Initiative designed to redevelop public housing communities into mixed-income neighborhoods.
His work as a consultant includes advising the Neighborhood Development Company (“NDC”) on the construction of a 72-unit, 100% affordable apartment building along Georgia Ave, Northwest. For three years he also served as Development Manager at NDC where he managed projects from the conception through construction phases. Mr. Binite has been a consultant to various Fortune 1000 companies including Accenture, AIG, Fleet National Bank, Ford Motor Company and Verizon, while he served as the Project Manager, Quality Control at Real Estate Resource Group, LLC.
Mr. Binite holds a Bachelor of Science in Communications from New York University. He is a graduate of The Real Estate Associates Program and earned a Master of Science in Real Estate Development from Johns Hopkins University.