September 04, 2017
Affordable Housing Blog
Affordable Housing Blog
Updated NY condo/co-op disclosure requirements close a “loophole,” two recent articles explore key issues in providing housing to low-income families. Here’s what’s trending in affordable housing and community development.
The New York Attorney General’s Real Estate Finance Bureau recently published a policy memorandum clarifying how a revision to the FinCEN Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) affects disclosure requirements for New York City co-op and condo offering plans.—Erica F. Buckley and Ari Glatt
Two recent articles explore key issues in providing housing to low-income families. The August 10 Washington Post notes increasing demand for the very programs the Trump administration seeks to limit. The August 4 Washington Post op-ed piece seeks to encourage owners to work with poor renters.—Richard Michael Price
Location: Lake Ontario Event & Conference Center | Oswego, NY
Date: September 11–13, 2017
Speaker: Richard Price
Topics include: The Future of Rural Tax Credits: This workshop will explore the future of the tax credit as a vehicle for financing multifamily development in rural areas of upstate. Other workshops will discuss multi-family housing development, NYSERDA affordable solar pre-development funding program, program and project compliance and more.
Location: NP’s NYC office | New York, NY
Date: September 12, 2017
Speaker: Erica Buckley
Topics include: A panel discussing the current state of the for-sale market in New York City.
Location: Hotel Henry Urban Resort | Buffalo, NY
Date: September 27, 2017
Speaker: Meghan Altidor
Topics include: One-day conference covering topics including the community impact of affordable housing developments, the NYS Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI), current state of investor and debt markets, effects of state mandates on construction costs and more.
Location: Four Seasons | Las Vegas, NV
Date: September 27–28, 2017
Speakers: Steve Wallace, Monica Sussman, Deborah VanAmerongen, Richard Price, Tatiana Gutierrez, Nate Cushman, Ed Campbell
Topics include: Multi-day conference covering topics related to affordable housing preservation.
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