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Search Results: TIF Special Assessment
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State Agency Involvement in Hawaii's Transit-Oriented DevelopmentMembers only Login
This report recommends ways that Hawaii state agencies can leverage transit-oriented development (TOD) to maximize benefits to the State of Hawaii.
Project-Based Financing Approach to Economic DevelopmentMembers only Login
Emily Metzler of Muni-Cap & Chris Sheehan of Stifel to speak on Project-Based Financing in Virginia.
Tax Increment Financing in MissouriMembers only Login
The Missouri Department of Revenue's 2015 Annual Report Summary details all TIF projects carried out throughout the state as of 2015. The projects are broken down by eight different categories, most of which cover a kind of blight designation, as...
Tax Increment Financing and Special Assessment BondsMembers only Login
This quick hand out from the Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority gives an overview of tax increment financing and special assessment bonds along with the role the Port Authority can have in the processes of issuing bonds.
Targeted ToolsMembers only Login
An introductory lesson on tax increment financing and special assessment districts is detailed by Price Finley of Bricker & Eckler.
West Sacramento Infrastructure Financing DistrictMembers only Login
Dennis McGuire of Piper Jaffray examines the use of infrastructure financing districts in the City of West Sacramento, discusses challenges and successes for developers.
Land Secured Finance and Industrial Financing DistrictsMembers only Login
Anna Van Degna of Stifel walks through Infrastructure Financing Districts, understanding them, and looks at the techniques used to encourage development on San Francisco's Mission Bay.
Targeted ToolsMembers only Login
An introductory lesson on tax increment financing and special assessment districts is detailed by Price Finley of Bricker & Eckler.
Spatial Finance Tools for RedevelopmentMembers only Login
In this presentation, Nancey Green Leigh highlights some of the financing tools used in Georgia for brownfield redevelopment such as BIDs and TIFs,
An Overview of Special Purpose Taxing DistrictsMembers only Login
The National Association of Home Builders published this report focusing on Special Purpose Taxing Districts, a more efficient and effective way to fund public improvements in advance of growth, while at the same time ensuring that new growth pays...
Getting to Green: Paying for Stormwater and Green InfrastructureMembers only Login
The U.S. EPA released this report as a general guide local decision-makers, summarizing the advantages and disadvantages of the funding sources for green infrastructure and stormwater utilities in particular.
Fundamentals of Economic Development Finance - Targeted ToolsMembers only Login
An introductory lesson on tax increment financing and special assessment districts is detailed by Price Finley of Bricker & Eckler.
Tax Increment Financing VariationsMembers only Login
David Saikia with MuniCap, Inc. details various tax increment financing structures such as districts, pay-as-you-go, TIF bonds, special assessments and more.
Combining TIF with Special AssessmentsMembers only Login
John Brancaglione from PGAV Planners explains how St. Louis combined tax increment finance with special assessment. The finance was used to build a levee and prevent flooding in the district.
Financing Toolbox Drilldown Sessions and The TIF & Special Assessment BoomMembers only Login
Price Finley, Esq. with Bricker & Eckler LLP described types of tax increment financing and special assessments and what they can be used for. He used an example of a suburban in-fill redevelopment in Upper Arlington, Ohio.
Deals You Should Do!Members only Login
Stephen Friedman, President of SB Friedman, cover the ways individual development finance tools can be combine to create the extraordinary deals that bring about amazing developments. From TIF and special assessment to the full municipal credit and...
Targeted Financing StrategiesMembers only Login
Brent Jeffcoat of Pope Zeigler Law Firm discusses the different financing strategies and sources that can be utilized. Jeffcoat also provides several TIF case studies.
Targeted ToolsMembers only Login
An introductory lesson on tax increment financing and special assessment districts is detailed by Price Finley of Bricker & Eckler.
Pennsylvania Economic Development Tools: Including the NIZ, the CRIZ, and TIFsMembers only Login
Scott Shearer with Public Financial Management describes Pennsylvania's unique targeted redevelopment tools, their structuring, benefits, and differences from one another.
Redevelopment Realities -Tools that Work Members only Login
Chuck Warbington with Gwinnett Village discusses their experiences as Community Improvement Districts to catalyze public improvements that spur private investment.
Understanding Tax Increment Finance - NLC Conference 2014
Toby Rittner with CDFA breaks down tax increment financing (TIF), the process of creating TIF districts, special assessments and districts, the tool's ability to catalyze investment, best practices when implementing TIF, and much more.
Targeted Tools to Support Development Finance: Increment FinancingMembers only Login
Price Finley with Bricker & Eckler shares the immense potential on tax increment and special district financing to support a wide variety of strategic and targeted development initiatives.
PACE Financing - Key Features and Case StudiesMembers only Login
Cliff Staton with Renewable Funding covers the evolution and exponential growth of PACE and special district financing for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Staton also shares several PACE case studies.
TID Economic Feasibility Study - City of MilwaukeeMembers only Login
This example of a TID economic feasibility study provides project background and study approach, business park market analysis, retail market analysis, residential market analysis, and TID revenues and bond capacity for a proposed district within...
TIF: A Tale of Two CitiesMembers only Login
Christine Reynolds with Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP and Peter Englander with Portland Development Commission speak on TIF by comparing situations in Portland and Wilsonville, and studying recent trends.
Considerations & Techniques for Combining TIF with Other ToolsMembers only Login
Kip Wahlers with Ice Miller explores potential tools that can be used to combine with TIF as well as various perspectives, goals and considerations. Wahlers also provides a detailed $500M case study.
Market Feasibility Study - SPARC Revitalization InitiativeMembers only Login
Vice President of RKG Associates shares a detailed approach to project and market feasibility studies to support revitalization efforts. The presentations includes project approach, considerations, project examples, and deliverables.
Resource Guide: Economic Incentive AgreementsMembers only Login
SB Friedman created a resource guide detailing economic incentive agreements, also known as sales tax sharing agreements. The objective of these agreements is to provide a source of funds to make high impact projects feasible that would otherwise...
Strategic Economics: Transit-Oriented Infrastructure FinanceMembers only Login
Sarah Graham with Strategic Economics offers solutions to overcoming many challenges associated with implementing transit-oriented development. Graham points to particular planning strategies, research, funding sources, and financing tools.
Tax Increment Financing: A Success-Driven ToolMembers only Login
As featured in the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's Community Development Investment Review: Pay for Success Financing, CDFA President Toby Rittner provides a basic understanding of Tax Increment Finance and what makes TIF so successful....
Pushing the Envelope on Brownfield Remediation: Maximizing Limited Resources Through Alternative Funding SourcesMembers only Login
This article by Michael Goodstein, Kathleen Trinward, and Ann Lynch discusses redevelopment strategies to resolve complex financing issues at brownfield sites and uses case studies to highlight successes at two complicated brownfields.
Investing in Illinois: Tax Increment Finance Programs
James Snyder with Ice Miller presented tax increment financing programs and options to combine TIF with other public/private tools. Snyder emphasizes the importance of TIF in redevelopment and opportunities to transform communities. Furthermore,...
Tax Increment Financing and Residential Incentive DistrictsMembers only Login
Squire Sanders shared this presentation on Tax Increment Financing and Residential Incentive Districts. The presentations provides TIF overview, potential public infrastructure improvements, general TIF considerations, eligibility, tax revenue...
Targeted Tools - TIF & Special AssessmentsMembers only Login
Melissa Messina with Miles & Stockbridge and David Saikia with MuniCap discuss tax-increment financing and the variety of targeted tools available underneath the umbrella of TIF such as SIDs and BIDs.
Building for Tomorrow: Innovative Infrastructure SolutionsMembers only Login
The National Associate of Home Builders published Innovative Infrastructure Solutions which examines the financially straining need for cities, towns and counties to expand and maintain infrastructure. This document demonstrates truly innovative...
MI Business Improvement District Fact SheetMembers only Login
Brief program overview of Michigan's Business Improvement District/ Principal Shopping District/ Business Improvement Zone special assessment districts.
Special Improvement District: Tool for Targeting InvestmentMembers only Login
Gregory Davis at Ohio State University briefly explains special improvement/assessment districts and how they work.
TIF Financing VariationsMembers only Login
Ken Powell from Stone & Youngberg gives this presentation with a look at TIF financing variations. He reviews special assessments, property and sales tax TIFs, pay-as-you-go financing, and developer financing. Project examples from Virginia are...
Tax Increment Finance Revenue SourcesMembers only Login
John Brancaglione from PGAV Planners discusses TIF incremental revenue sources in this presentation. He discusses property taxes, sales taxes, and special assessments. Also included are state statute examples from Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri,...
CDFA Tax Increment Finance Resource Center
The CDFA Tax Increment Finance Resource Center is a one-stop hub for all of the resources, reports, headlines, and projects that CDFA collects and publishes related to tax increment finance (TIF). Find links to resource tags, market reports,...
Bonding with TIFMembers only Login
Ken Powell from Stone & Youngberg gives this presentation looking at bonding with TIF, paying particular attention to structured enhancements. He reviews some of the key differences between area-wide and site-specific TIF, and looks at two case...
Maximizing TIF by Combining ToolsMembers only Login
Ken Powell from Stone & Youngberg looks at two TIF projects in Virginia in this presentation. These projects illustrate how TIF can be combined with special assessments to enhance the marketability of bonds and allow for more competitive pricing and...
Targeted Tools: Assessment Districts and Tax Increment FinanceMembers only Login
David Saikia from MuniCap, Inc. gives this presentation on the basics of assessment districts. He outlines how to prepare a TIF plan, important public policy issues, challenges, and ongoing monitoring.
Maximizing TIF By Combining Tools: Special AssessmentsMembers only Login
Ken Powell covers the use of special assessments in conjunction with TIF in this presentation.
TIF Financing VariationsMembers only Login
This presentation addresses how TIF deals can be financed in various ways outside of traditional tax increment-backed bonds.
Tax Increment Financing and Special Assessment DistrictsMembers only Login
This presentation by Stern Brothers covers the basics of tax increment finance.
Maximizing TIF by Combining Tools: Special Assessment DistrictsMembers only Login
Ken Powell of Stone & Youngberg looks at the use of special assessments in conjunction with TIF in this presentation.
Advanced Tax Increment Finance Reference Guide
The Advanced Tax Increment Finance Reference Guide is the latest offering of CDFA’s nationally acclaimed Development Finance Training Institute in partnership with the Council’s Tax Increment Finance Coalition. The Advanced TIF Guide builds upon...
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