Real Estate Development Focused on Public/Private Partnerships Economic Development & Urban Revitalization Business Development & Community Outreach Marketing, Public Relations Property Acquisitions: Financial Analysis, Forecasting & Due Diligence Policy Affecting Real Estate Development and Historic Tax Credits Rebekah MacFarlane Barney has been in real estate development since 2001.
Throughout her career in real estate, Rebekah has overseen $600 million worth of development, redevelopment, tenant improvement and acquisition. Rebekah currently serves as President of MacFarlane Barney Development and Prima Luce on the Waterfront, and is responsible for the day-to-day operations, leadership and general management of the company. Prior to MacFarlane Barney Development, Mrs. Barney was the Vice President of Real Estate Development for the non-profit South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SOBRO), where she oversaw project managers in the development of 20 large real estate projects.
Prior to her work at SOBRO, Mrs. Barney served as the Senior Director of Business Development for Colt Gateway in Hartford, Connecticut, where she secured funding for the $190 million project. She worked with city, state and federal agencies in obtaining the necessary loans, grants, tax credits, and appropriations.