Founded in 1980, Common Ground is a business management consultant. Located in Seattle, Wash., the company specializes in technical assistance, project management and advocacy required to develop affordable housing. It partners with community based organizations as well as government agencies and helps them in developing housing projects. The company also provides a series of services, such as real estate development, project financing and consulting. Additionally, Common Ground specializes in planning, financing, acquisition, predevelopment and construction. It also assists nonprofit and government agencies to assemble finance for their housing projects.