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CRA 101: Understanding the Community Reinvestment Act Members only Login
April Atkins of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Lisa Mifflin of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency provide an overview of CRA and give examples of best practices in bank partnerships.
CRA & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: ENVIRONMENTAL & ENERGY-RELATED ACTIVITIES Members only Login
April Atkins of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Lisa Mifflin of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency describe how can provide lending, service and investment in a variety of ways for communities' environment & energy...
Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds
Tony Morgan of Florida’s Office of Energy teaches about how QECBs will be allocated in the state of Florida, what kinds of projects are approved for QECBs and the implications of their use in Florida renewable energy financing.
PACE Expansion in Florida
Devesh Nirmul of Renew Financial explains the basic concepts of PACE and how it is beneficial for local governments and property owners in the state, with a special focus on the burgeoning Florida PACE market.
Dynamic of Operating a Successful PACE Program
Rafael Perez of Ygrene gives a glimpse of the complex operations managed by PACE providers to offer this financing option to Florida communities.
The Latest on Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds (QECBs)
Susan Rosenthal of the Energy Programs Consortium outlines how QECBs will be allocated in the state of Florida, what kinds of projects are approved for QECBs and the implications of their use in Florida renewable energy financing.
Operating a Successful PACE Program
Cliff Staton of Renew Financial offers a glimpse of the complex operations managed by PACE providers to offer this financing option to Florida communities.
Catalyst for Growth: FL Economic Development Incentives ReportMembers only Login
A report published by Florida TaxWatch reviews each of the major Florida economic development incentive programs, examines the ROI figures published by the state, and compares Florida’s programs to those of competitor states.
Key Players Involved in Bond FinancingMembers only Login
Julie Santamaria from RBC Capital Markets and Michael Watkins from Greenberg Traurig LLP cover the players involved in a bond deal and each player's role in the process of issuing bonds.
Private Activity Bonds 101Members only Login
Bill Spivey from Florida Development Finance Corporation and Joe Stanton from Broad and Cassel cover the fundamentals of bonds and give a brief overview of the bond market in Florida.
Bond Financing for Not-for-ProfitsMembers only Login
Ron Braun from Stern Brothers and Mike Hallmann from Lantern Associates cover bond financing to support organizations in the non-profit sector, including nursing homes, hospitals, educational facilities and K-12 charter schools, and other...
Understanding the Borrower's Role in Bond FinancingMembers only Login
Jeffrey T. Larson from Larson Consulting Services and Mark C. Mason from City of Tamarac present on the borrower's role in bond financing and explain the pros and cons of bond financing that a borrow should be aware of when seeking financing.
Who Buys Bonds?Members only Login
Steve Eikenberry from First American Bank provides a look at who buys bonds and explain the steps required to bring bonds to the capital markets through a trading desk.
Financing Regulatory UpdateMembers only Login
Jennifer LaRocco from Gray Robinson P.A. gives an update on navigating today’s regulatory environment and what events have occurred as part of the MCDC Initiative.
SELF Financing in FloridaMembers only Login
Doug Coward from Solar Energy Loan Fund (SELF) gives an overview of SELF, which is the only CDFI in America administering a PACE program.
Letters of Credit (LOC) for Community DevelopmentMembers only Login
Patrick Rutledge, Public Finance Relationship Manager for FHLBank Atlanta, provides an overview of LOCs and discusses opportunities for affordable housing and economic development.
Public Private Partnerships in FloridaMembers only Login
Kevin Crowder from Redevelopment Management Associates covers the public private partnerships including types of P3s and the reasons for why a municipality might use P3s as a development finance tool.
Public Private Partnerships in TallahasseeMembers only Login
Michael Parker from the City of Tallahassee provides a look at how the city has used public private partnerships to support projects with financing.
Rural Development in FloridaMembers only Login
Joe Mueller from the USDA gives an overview of growing rural businesses and the local economies with the use of USDA Rural Development's programs.
EB-5 Immigration Investor ProgramMembers only Login
Edward Beshara from BESHARA P.A. gives an overview of EB-5 and the various ways financing can be set up using EB-5 financing.
New Markets Tax Credits: Federal and State of FloridaMembers only Login
Jim Carras from Carras Community Investment, Inc. shows how New Markets Tax Credits are used as part of the development finance toolbox.
Venture Capital Funding Landscape in FloridaMembers only Login
Dennis Pape from Florida Venture Sourcing presents on financing entrepreneurs and explains how venture capital fits into the landscape for entrepreneurs.
Florida's New Markets Tax CreditsMembers only Login
Nelson Black from Florida Community Loan Fund shows how New Markets Tax Credits can be used to support development though examples from across Florida.
Angel Finance in FloridaMembers only Login
Michael O'Donnell from Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at University of Central Florida explain what is needed to increase entrepreneurship in the Sunshine State.
Florida SSBCI Audit ReportMembers only Login
In this revised audit by the Office of the Inspector General, Florida's SSBCI programs are examined. As of December 31, 2012, the state had obligated $52 million.
CDFA // BNY Mellon Webcast Series: What's Special About Special Assessment Financing?Members only Login
During this CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast, the diverse nature of special assessment financing is showcased with examples from around the nation.
CDFA // BNY Mellon Webcast Series: What's Special About Special Assessment Financing?Members only Login
During this CDFA // BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast, the elements and diverse nature of special assessment financing is showcased with examples from around the nation.
Florida's City of Venice Issues $15.4M Green Muni BondMembers only Login
The City of Venice, Florida, has issued a $15.4M green muni bond. It has 18 tranches with maturities ranging from 2016-2035 and coupons between 2-5%. The bond is rated AA, Aa2 and AA by S&P, Moody's and Fitch respectively.
Florida Rural MadeMembers only Login
As a part of the USDA's commitment to strengthening rural economies, a state-by-state "Made in Rural America" report has been released for each state. Each state factsheet highlights specific USDA investments in rural businesses, manufacturing,...
Enterprise Florida Releases 2014 Annual ReportMembers only Login
Enterprise Florida, Inc. released its 2014 Annual Report. Enterprise Florida is a public-private partnership between Florida's business and government leaders. The Annual Report goes into detail on Enterprise Florida's funding sources and usage.
Southeast Overtown/Park West TIF Bonds Official StatementMembers only Login
This official statement for the Southeast Overtown/Park West Community Redevelopment Agency Tax Increment Revenue bonds provides a wealth of information on the TIF and bond structure for the BBB+ rated, $55.9M project.
Southeast Overtown/Park West TIF Bonds Official StatementMembers only Login
This official statement for the Southeast Overtown/Park West Community Redevelopment Agency Tax Increment Revenue bonds provides a wealth of information on the TIF and bond structure for the BBB+ rated, $55.9M project.
Building an Infrastructure of Opportunity for the Next GenerationMembers only Login
MDC, a nonprofit based in Durham, N.C., published this report called, "State of the South." They have been publishing these reports since 1996 to further its mission of helping communities, organizations, and leaders. The report breaks down why the...
Annual Report: Florida Brownfields Redevelopment Program
The report analyzes the Brownfield Redevelopment Program from July 2013-June 2014. The program reached several major milestones, including 280 projected new direct jobs, 423 projected new indirect jobs and $11 million in projected new capital...
Florida's Special DistrictsMembers only Login
Jack Gaskins Jr. with the Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity explains the basics of special districts, their benefits, different types of special districts, and the accountability program in Florida.
Florida's Brownfield Redevelopment Program
The presentation outlines the structure, objectives, and financing mechanisms behind Florida's Brownfield Redevelopment Program. The process of designating areas is also discussed, in addition to the benefits of the program.
SSBCI 1.0 Audit Report: FloridaMembers only Login
The Dept. of the Treasury Office of Inspector General's review of Florida's SSBCI fund found most transactions complied with program requirements. However, the State participated in a $34.7M FLVCP investment that exceeded the $20M restriction.
Brownfields Redevelopment Tax Incentives for Preservation Projects
The National Trust for Historic Preservation published an article by Evans Paull that explores tax incentives for brownfields redevelopment and how these incentives can be paired with rehabilitation projects.
Florida State Small Business Credit InitiativeMembers only Login
David Rodriguez with Enterprise Florida explains the Florida State Small Business Credit Initiative.
Seaport Financing in FloridaMembers only Login
Kirk Claussen with Public Financial Management explores Seaport debt alternatives and the framework for evaluating Seaport Project Finance.
Bridging the Gap: Unlocking Innovation & Energy FinancingMembers only Login
Mike Aller with Energy Florida explores the innovation and energy programs available in Florida.
Targeted Financing Strategies and Case StudiesMembers only Login
Kim Briesemeister with Redevelopment Management Associates explores multiple case studies involving tax increment finance and redevelopment.
Bonds as the Bedrock of Development FinanceMembers only Login
Cheryl Strickland of Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc. presents information on market and economic trends in Florida as well as the national municipal bond market and the role that bonds play in development finance.
Manatee Community Federal Credit Union RLFMembers only Login
Sherod Halliburton with Manatee Community Federal Credit Union discusses the Credit Union's Revolving Loan Fund and the assessment factors involved.
Economic Development with BondsMembers only Login
Ed Gray III with Capital Trust Agency discusses the bond process including case studies from around Florida.
Energy Finance in FloridaMembers only Login
Doug Coward with Solar and Energy Loan Fund discusses different types of energy savings products as well as the results to date.
P3 for Community & Economic Development FinanceMembers only Login
James Carras with Carras Community Investment, Inc. explores P3 and how it can be implemented in Florida.
Targeted Financing Strategies: Redevelopment & CRAsMembers only Login
Steven Lindorff with City of Jacksonville Beach CRA explains redevelopment, CRA's and TIF and provides case studies in Florida.
Seven50 SE Florida Prosperity PlanMembers only Login
The Seven50 report is a regional plan encompassing 7 counties in southeast Florida and looking ahead to a 50-year timeframe. The plan assesses the region's current state and sets forth goals for 2060, including growing the economy and increasing...
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