Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, center, chatted with Mitchell Friedman, left, and David Deutch, right, both partners from the Pinnacle Group, which built Vista Mar, an affordable housing rental complex in Miami. The project is one of four Pinnacle projects that the federal government said was involved in stealing federal money by inflating the costs of the tax-subsidized apartment project. A now-defunct construction company affiliated with Pinnacle was charged. Pinnacle’s four partners and a fifth principal were not charged.
Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, center, chatted with Mitchell Friedman, left, and David Deutch, right, both partners from the Pinnacle Group, which built Vista Mar, an affordable housing rental complex in Miami. The project is one of four Pinnacle projects that the federal government said was involved in stealing federal money by inflating the costs of the tax-subsidized apartment project. A now-defunct construction company affiliated with Pinnacle was charged. Pinnacle’s four partners and a fifth principal were not charged. C.M. GUERRERO El Nuevo file photo
Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, center, chatted with Mitchell Friedman, left, and David Deutch, right, both partners from the Pinnacle Group, which built Vista Mar, an affordable housing rental complex in Miami. The project is one of four Pinnacle projects that the federal government said was involved in stealing federal money by inflating the costs of the tax-subsidized apartment project. A now-defunct construction company affiliated with Pinnacle was charged. Pinnacle’s four partners and a fifth principal were not charged. C.M. GUERRERO El Nuevo file photo

State housing finance agency seeks two-year funding ban against Pinnacle

March 24, 2017 4:22 PM