Shenehon Center for Real Estate

Shenehon Center for Real Estate

2013 Minnesota Affordable Housing Conference

Wednesday, May 22, 7:30 AM

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Join the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA) and the Shenehon Center for Real Estate at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business for a conference bringing together various professionals working in all facets of real estate to exchange ideas, network and learn from one another's successes.

Hone your skills with our specially selected workshops offering beginner and advanced practitioners with the information and resources needed to adapt and thrive. Learn from the experts and make valuable connections through networking opportunities.

Each breakout session will feature a finance track and a development track to address the various needs and interests of the affordable housing community. 


7:30 a.m. Registration

8 a.m. Keynote, Mary Tingerthal, Commissioner MHFA

9 a.m. Breakout One

  • Finance Track: How to Complete a Tax Credit Application 
  • Development Track: Tax Exempt Bonds for Affordable Housing

10:30 a.m. Breakout Two

  • Finance Track: Key Considerations for Underwriting an Affordable Housing Project
  • Development Track: Schmidt Brewery Case Study - Credits, Credits, Credits (LIHTC, federal HTC, state HTC)

12 p.m. Luncheon and Keynote, Senator Scott Dibble

1:30 p.m. Breakout Three

  • Finance Track: Conventional Financing for Multifamily Housing
  • Development Track: Challenges and Best Practices in Preservation of Affordable Housing

3 p.m. Breakout Four

  • Finance Track: Investor/Syndication Round Table
  • Development Track: Renovations and Occupied Rehabs - Architectural Issues & Estimating Costs

4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception and Networking

Who Should Attend
  • Housing developers, housing authorities and homebuilders
  • For-profit and nonprofit housing organizations
  • Legislators, public officials, housing advocates and residents
  • Planners, economic and community housing development organizations and municipalities exploring development
  • Financial institutions, lenders and investors
  • Property managers, support service providers and professional service providers
  • Real estate attorneys and realtors ®

This program has been approved for 8 hours of real estate agent/broker continuing education credit through the Minnesota Department of Commerce.

Event Details:
Wednesday, May 22, 7:30 AM

University of St. Thomas
Opus College of Business
1000 LaSalle Ave
Minneapolis Opus Hall
Room 201
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Presented/Sponsored by Minnesota Housing Finance Agency and the Shenehon Center for Real Estate at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business.

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