Iris Development is a New Orleans-based development company, primarily focused on the creation of sustainable, attractive and diverse housing communities. The company has successfully leveraged private and public investment to create mixed-income development projects, including partnerships with the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas, the City of New Orleans, the New Orleans Redevelopment Authority, the Industrial Development Board of New Orleans, New York City’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development and the Housing Authority of New Orleans.

Iris Development is an ambitious team of real estate professionals with the shared commitment of providing high-quality rental and for-sale housing solutions. The Iris team draws from a wealth of local, national and international experience and education in fields such as construction management, ground-up development, design, sustainability, and financial management.

Focusing on ground-up construction and rehabilitation work alike, Iris Development is currently realizing an $18mm mixed-income development in Bywater, New Orleans and a $40mm mixed homeownership and rental affordable project in Manhattan, New York, as well as various smaller-scale homeownership and rental projects in the New Orleans area.