Affordable Housing with Opportunity Zones
Eddie Lorin, Strategic Alliant Opportunity Zone
The opportunities - pros and cons of this new legislation from the 2017 Tax and Jobs Act. How can the Impact Community help keep the program from ironically creating the over gentrification of communities the law was meant to keep from happening. Explore the endless possibilities of impact transformation of low income census tracts created by each Governor. See how this revolutionary new legislation can add jobs, improve affordable and workforce housing, better food options, and enhance infrastructure in disadvantaged communities. Learn how funds will be formed and organized and learn what guardrails will be in place from Treasury and the IRS.
Affordable Housing Preservation, Gentrification, Opportunity Zones, Transforming Communities, Unintended Consequences
Steve Glickman - EIG Group (authors of legislation) Michael Novagradic/John Sciarretti - Novagradic Richard Price - Nixon Peabody Chris Kelly - Rise Fund TPG