Christopher Jaye

Principal

Office: Middleton, WI

Focus: Oversees the development services and asset management areas of the company, including portfolio performance and dispositions.

Experience: Chris has over 20 years of experience in multifamily finance with a focus on affordable housing. Prior to concentrating on real estate development in 2007, Chris spent 12 years involved in the acquisition and syndication of affordable housing developments, most recently as a Vice President of Acquisitions for a national provider of debt and equity financing. He received his degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Impressive Facts: Before focusing on development, Chris served two terms on the Affordable Housing Investors Council Board of Governors.

Fun Stuff: Chris enjoys spending time with his wife, three children, and one of his two dogs.

Commonwealth is an opportunity to make a difference.

News/Happenings

The Commonwealth Companies Names Brent Schumacher and David Ritchay as Presidents of the Construction & Development Companies

(Fond du Lac & Middleton, Wis.) January 1, 2021 – The Commonwealth Companies (“Commonwealth”), a Wisconsin-based organization comprised of real…
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Affordable Housing Developer/Manager Awards $25,000 in Educational Scholarships to Residents

(Fond du Lac, Wis.) September 9, 2020 – The Commonwealth Companies, headquartered in Fond du Lac, has announced its 2020…
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Commonwealth has been extremely professional and courteous to the staff and the residents still living in our facility. They exceeded our expectations during the construction project as well as during the renovation of a 1923 school. Both projects have turned out to be beautiful and successful for our community.

Nancy McKenzie, Executive Director , Rhinelander Housing Authority