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Record #: O2016-122   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 1/13/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 2/10/2016
Title: Multi-Family Program Funds loan to Magnolia Court Apartments LLC for rehabilitation of building at 4878 N Magnolia Ave
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: AGREEMENTS - Loan & Security
Attachments: 1. O2016-122 (V1).pdf, 2. O2016-122.pdf
O R D I N A N C E


WHEREAS, the City of Chicago (the "City"), a home rule unit of government under Section 6(a), Article VII of the 1970 Constitution of the State of Illinois, has heretofore found and does hereby find that there exists within the City a serious shortage of decent, safe and sanitary rental housing available to persons of low and moderate income; and

WHEREAS, the City has determined that the continuance of a shortage of affordable rental housing is harmful to the health, prosperity, economic stability and general welfare of the City; and

WHEREAS, the City has certain funds available from a variety of funding sources ("Multi-Family Program Funds") to make loans and grants for the development of multi-family residential housing to increase the number of families served with decent, safe, sanitary and affordable housing and to expand the long-term supply of affordable housing, and such Multi-Family Program Funds are administered by the City's Department of Planning and Development ("DPD"); and

WHEREAS, DPD has preliminarily reviewed and approved the making of a loan to Magnolia Court Apartments, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company (the "Borrower"), of which Andrew Niewiarowski, an individual, is the sole manager and member, in an amount not to exceed $1,508,938 (the "Loan"), to be funded from Multi-Family Program Funds pursuant to the terms and conditions set forth in Exhibit A attached hereto and made a part hereof;

WHEREAS, in November, 2015, the Borrower obtained a replacement senior financing loan from PNC Bank, N.A. in connection with the Property in an amount which does not exceed $3,500,000, for a term of 10 years, at a fixed rate of interest that does not exceed 5.0%, and which loan was secured by a first-position mortgage lien (the "Senior Loan"); now, therefore,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

SECTION 1. The above recitals are expressly incorporated in and made a part of this ordinance as though fully se...

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