• June 19, 2017

    High-quality services can greatly improve the lives of Housing Credit tenants. Examine approaches to developing service-enriched and supportive housing, including how to use the new Housing Trust Fund to achieve deeper income targeting. Consider financial structuring issues, underwriting criteria, and strategies for providing and funding services.

  • June 16, 2017

    Survey current Housing Credit financing tools, including tax-exempt bonds, HUD financing programs, state tax credits, and Federal Home Loan Bank resources. Consider how to make the most of GSE duty-to-serve requirements.

  • June 16, 2017

    Allocating Agency representatives meet with a senior Internal Revenue Service official to discuss Housing Credit reporting requirements and program compliance.

  • June 16, 2017

    Analyze best practices for preparing and reviewing Housing Credit market studies. Consider site and neighborhood analysis, identification of comparable properties, and capture rate methodologies. Understand how market studies and appraisals are used in Year 15 Housing Credit developments and other preservation transactions.

  • June 16, 2017

    Study innovative financing models of Housing Credit developments that incorporate health care access. Consider the impact of demographic shifts and changes in health care delivery on senior housing. Explore design guidelines for aging in place, assisted living structuring issues, partnerships with state health agencies, and tools to support health care delivery in Housing Credit developments.

  • June 16, 2017

    Consider innovative uses of the new Housing Trust Fund in Housing Credit developments. Explore allocation plan priorities for use of Housing Trust Fund dollars, Trust Fund implementation issues, and lessons learned from the first year.

  • June 16, 2017

    As Congress considers fundamental changes to the nation’s tax code, NCSHA’s legislative and policy team discusses what’s at stake for the Housing Credit and Housing Bonds. Get the latest outlook on the Senate and House Housing Credit bills, funding for federal housing programs, regulatory initiatives, and U.S. Government Accountability Office reports on the Credit.

  • June 16, 2017

    Understand essential Housing Credit income qualification rules, including treatment of wages, income from assets, Social Security payments, alimony and child support, business income, pensions and trusts, real estate income, royalties, recurring gifts, and other sources of income. Discuss which tenants to count in determining family size and the impact of changes in household composition on income qualification.

  • June 16, 2017

    Explore industry preservation financing tools, including tax-exempt bonds, recapitalization loan programs, re-syndication, and preservation equity funds. Consider how trends in income limits, utility allowances, and operating expenses impact preservation underwriting criteria. Examine the use of capital needs assessments and energy audits in preservation transactions.

  • June 16, 2017

    Examine how the Housing Opportunity through Modernization Act (HOTMA), Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), and new HUD fair housing guidance on criminal backgrounds impact Housing Credit compliance and management.