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Search Results: Opportunity Zones
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Opportunity Zones in Conjuction with Federal Partners - Scot HardinMembers only Login
Scot Hardin from U.S. Small Business Administrations presents on Opportunity Zones in Conjunction with Federal Partners in Ohio during the Ohio Roundtable
Opportunity Zones in Conjunction with Federal Partners - Susan BrehmMembers only Login
Susan Brehm from U.S. Department of Commerce presents on Opportunity Zones in Conjunction with Federal Parners in Ohio during the Ohio Roundtable
Opportunity Zones in Conjunction with Federal Partners - Jon GrosshansMembers only Login
Jon Grosshans from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency presents on Opportunity Zones in Conjunction with Federal Partners in Ohio during the Ohio Roundtable
Fundamentals of Opportunity Zones - Doup, Oppenheimer, Weinstein Part 1Members only Login
Andrew Doup with Kelger Brown Hill & Ritter, Andrew Oppenheimer with Hodgson Russ, and Ira Weinstein with CohnReznick present on the Fundamentals of Opportunity Zones.
Fundamentals of Opportunity Zones - Doup, Oppenehimer, Weinstein Part 2Members only Login
Andrew Doup with Kelger Brown Hill & Ritter, Andrew Oppenheimer with Hodgson Russ, and Ira Weinstein with CohnReznick present on the Fundamentals of Opportunity Zones.
Partnerships, Asset Mapping, & Building a Prospectus - Tim FisherMembers only Login
Tim Fisher with the Council of Development Finance Agencies presents on Partnerships, Asset Mapping, and Building a Prospectus.
Partnership, Asset Mapping, and Building a Prospectus - Dodge and PerskyMembers only Login
Grey Dodge with Madison Street Strategies and Jana Persky with the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade present on Partnerships, Asset Mapping, and Building a Prospectus.
Leveraging OZ Projects Through Development Finance - James CarrasMembers only Login
James Carras with Carras Community Investment presents on Leveraging OZ Projects Through Development Finance.
Leveraging OZ Projects Through Development Finance - Marc SchultzMembers only Login
Marc Schultz with Snell & Wilmer presents on Leveraging OZ Projects Through Development Finance.
Fundamentals of Opportunity Funds - Coulson Painter, Ira WeinsteinMembers only Login
Coulson Painter with Caliber Companies and Ira Weinstein with CohnReznick present on the Fundamentals of Opportunity Funds.
What Opportunity Funds Want - Jon BonannoMembers only Login
Jon Bonanno with New Energy Nexus presents on What Opportunity Funds Want.
What Opportunity Funds Want - Chris MontgomeryMembers only Login
Chris Montgomery with Four Points Funding presents on What Opportunity Funds Want.
Case Studies - Alfred PuchalaMembers only Login
Alfred Puchala with CapZone Impact Investments presents on Case Studies during the Intro Opportunity Zones Finance WebCourse.
Incentivizing Investment Transparency - Chelsea CruzMembers only Login
Chelsea Cruz with Federal Reserve Bank of New York presents on Incentivizing Investment Transparency.
Incentivizing Investment Transparency - Alexander FlachsbartMembers only Login
Alexander Flachsbart with Opportunity Alabama presents on Incentivizing Investment Transparency.
Navigating the Opportunity Zones: A Playbook for Community Development
CDFA and LISC collaborated on this report, which is designed to offer community organizations an overview of the possible trajectories and best practices to consider when designing community-based Opportunity Zones strategies.
IRS - Opportunity Zones Frequently Asked Questions
This newly-updated document from the IRS contains answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Opportunity Zones.
Review of HUD Policy in Opportunity ZonesMembers only Login
Alongside Treasury's Second Tranche of Proposed Opportunity Zones Regulations, HUD is reviewing its existing policies, practices, planned actions, regulations, and guidance regarding HUD-administered programs and laws. This review aims to identify...
Cultivating Chicago's Innovation Environment: The State of the Illinois Medical DistrictMembers only Login
The market study validates the IMD’s potential to nurture Chicago’s innovation activity and advance economic development on a regional scale. Yet Chicago lags behind smaller cities in life sciences activity. The authors suggest that one impediment...
Opportunity Zones Fundamentals & the Latest Updates in Illinois - Jay Augustyn & Steve MeierMembers only Login
Jay Augustyn from Ice Miller and Steve Meier from Seyfarth Shaw discuss Opportunity Zones Fundamentals & the Latest Updates in Illinois.
Where are Opportunity Zones? Perspectives from State & Local Agencies - Tim FisherMembers only Login
Tim Fisher discusses the CDFA developing a local Opportunity Zones strategy and the OZ Playbook.
Using Opportunity Fund Capital with Bonds - FramptonMembers only Login
Rich Frampton from Illinois Finance Authority sets the stage to discuss using Opportunity Fund capital with Bonds in Illinois.
Using Opportunity Fund Capital with Bonds - Chris KaneMembers only Login
Chris Kane from Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Real Estate discusses C-PACE with Opportunity Zone Equity in Illinois.
Tax Incentives for Opportunity Zones: In BriefMembers only Login
This CRS report briefly describes what census tracts have been designated as an OZ, what types of entities can are eligible as QOFs, the tax benefits of investments in QOFs, and what economic effects can be expected from OZ tax incentives.
Implementation Plan for The White House Opportunity and Revitalization CouncilMembers only Login
This report outlines the plan of the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council (Council) to implement administrative reforms and initiatives that will target, streamline, coordinate, and optimize Federal resources in Opportunity Zones to...
Brownfields Redevelopment Financing Webinar Series: New Community Financing Strategies for Brownfields: Opportunity Zones
Webcast panelists explored how communities are preparing themselves for Opportunity Zone investments and with the release of new proposed regulations, how this emerging industry is beginning to mold its first deals. Speakers also examined how...
National Opportunity Zones Ranking ReportMembers only Login
This report, produced by LOCUS, ranks each of the designated Opportunity Zones based on its Smart Growth Potential (SGP) as well as its Social Equity + Vulnerability Index Score (SEVI). SGP measures walkability, job density, housing diversity and...
C-PACE for Opportunity ZonesMembers only Login
How C-PACE can be used in Opportunity Zones featuring case studies of completed projects.
Case Studies and New Opportunities in Sustainable Infrastructure FinanceMembers only Login
David Rogers from Frost Brown Todd offers case studies and creative financing structures to support sustainable infrastructure projects at the 2019 CDFA Federal Policy Conference.
HUD and Fostering Investment in Low-Income PlacesMembers only Login
Todd Richardson of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development provides an overview of HUD's housing finance programs and how they can support Opportunity Zones investments at the 2019 CDFA Federal Policy Conference.
Round Two of Proposed Regulations for Opportunity Zones
On April 17, 2019, the Department of the Treasury released its second round of proposed regulations on Opportunity Zones.
OZ Workshop - The Latest on Opportunity Funds - Winstead PCMembers only Login
Chris Compton and Brandon Jones with Winstead PC discuss the tax incentivized Opportunity Zone program.
OZ Workshop - Development Finance Tools in Combination with Opportunity Zones - CohnReznick LLPMembers only Login
Ira Weinstein with CohnReznick LLP presents on how traditional development finance tools can be used in combination with Opportunity Zones investments.
OZ Workshop - Where are Opportunity Zones - Opportunity AlabamaMembers only Login
Alex Flachsbart with Opportunity Alabama presents on the Opportunity Zones ecosystem in Alabama.
OZ Workshop - Developing a Local Opportunity Zone Strategy - Knox McLaughlin Gornall & SennettMembers only Login
Tim Wachter with Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett presents on how Erie, Pennsylvania is preparing for and attracting Opportunity Zones investments.
OZ Workshop - Developing a Local Opportunity Zone Strategy - Erie Regional Chamber and Growth PartnershipMembers only Login
Jake Rouch with the Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership presents on the City of Erie Investment Prospectus.
OZ Workshop - Case Study - Husch Blackwell LLPMembers only Login
Rebecca Mitich with Husch Blackwell LLP presents an Opportunity Zones case study from Milwaukee, WI.
OZ Workshop - The Latest on Opportunity Zones - Kutak Rock LLPMembers only Login
Carol Mihalic with Kutak Rock LLP presents on Opportunity Zones investments, guidance and regulations.
OZ Workshop - Where are Opportunity Zones - Florida Department of Economic OpportunityMembers only Login
Erin Gillespie and Grey Dodge with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity present on how Opportunity Zones can be a vital tool in disaster recovery.
OZ Workshop - The Latest on Opportunity Zones - CDFAMembers only Login
Katie Kramer with the Council of Development Finance Agencies provides an update on the latest news about Opportunity Zones.
OZ Workshop - How do Equity Investments Work - CohnReznick LLPMembers only Login
Ira Weinstein with CohnReznich LLP presents on the equity investment structure of Opportunity Zones.
OZ Workshop - Development Finance Tools in Combination with Opportunity Zones - Husch Blackwell LLPMembers only Login
Rebecca Mitich with Husch Blackwell LLP presents on how traditional development finance tools can be used in combination with Opportunity Zones investments.
OZ Workshop - Developing a Local Opportunity Zone Strategy - Erie Downtown Development CorporationMembers only Login
Matt Wachter with the Erie Downtown Development Corporation presents on how Erie, PA is creating an effort to drive capital into real estate & start-up businesses located in Opportunity Zones.
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