Online Resource Database
Most resources in the ORD are available to CDFA members only. CDFA members should login with their CDFA Account at the top of the page to access the full set of resources. Non-members are encouraged to join CDFA today
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California Rural Infrastructure Finance Guidebook
CALED knows from its work supporting economic development throughout California that infrastructure financing is a challenge for many rural communities. CALED collaborated with CDFA to develop this guidebook to meet the need for a resource to help...
Ask the Strategist: Taxable Municipal BondsMembers only Login
Municipal bonds are a particularly popular investment vehicle because interest earned is not subject to federal income tax. However, many investors do not realize that not all municipal bonds are free from Uncle Sam’s tax bite. Alan Schankel,...
The Ark Project at JFKMembers only Login
JFK International Airport’s latest redevelopment project is a unique one: a $65 million, 178,000 square foot state of the art facility for pets. The Ark at JFK will offer pre-flight micro-chipping, kennels, an aviary, and more. This large-scale...
The Missouri Bond MarketMembers only Login
Bond financing remains the bedrock development finance tool for economic development in an ever-evolving market. Linda Matkowski with Stern Brothers & Co. and Mark Spykerman with Gilmore & Bell, PC explore the recent trends in bond financing...
Why Bond Financing?Members only Login
Toby Rittner of CDFA shares the importance that bonds play in the world of development finance, detailing the many different variations of this loan mechanism.
Financing Charter Schools in ArizonaMembers only Login
Mike Santellanes of Phoenix IDA gives an overview of Industrial Development Authorities, how bonds play into their financing strategies, and several case studies where these strategies have been employed by Phoenix IDA.