Oregon charter financing group offers $500 million for school expansion

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Portland-based Charter School Capital has co-developed a $500 million program designed to aid charter schools in financing facilities projects.

The local group is teaming with American Infrastructure MLP Funds to create American Education Properties LLC. Through this program American Education Properties will work with charter schools to explore financing options specific to each school’s needs.

With this program the groups are trying to replace the year-to-year planning schools currently use with more long-term facility planning, since there will now be an investment partner that can help.

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