Meet Buwa Binitie Of Dantes Partners


The Unicorn Series highlights black developers in the DMV area during the midday segment with Autumn Joi Live.

Mr. Buwa Binitie, Managing Principal of Dantes Partners, maintains a narrow focus on creatively structuring deals that strive to address the
need of his clients, community stakeholders as well as various government agency partners. Mr. Binitie and his team have closed over $800 million of unconventional real estate transactions that utilize low-income tax credits, new market tax credits, tax-exempt bonds, and various other forms of alternative financing.

Hailing from John Hopkins University with a M.S., Real Estate Development and B.S from New York University, Mr. Binitie is currently the Chairman of the DC
Housing Finance Agency Board of Directors. He also serves a Board Member for the DC Building Industry Association, and City First Bank where he is a member of the Audit and Compliance Committee, the Business & Community Development Committee, and the Directors Loan Committee.

Mr. Binitie is a pillar in the community and speaks regularly at industry focused events. Check out the audio from our interview about his career, goals and what he is passionate about.