Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Last Chance to Register for CCLF's Project Readiness Workshop6/9/15

ChicagoCommunity Loan Fund
One-day crash course in affordable housing development:
CCLF's Project Readiness Workshop
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
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Last Week to Register!
Specially designed for organizations new to the field of affordable housing development, this one-day crash course will lay the foundation for your project planning success.
At this full-day workshop, our expert presenters will cover:
  • Organizational Capacity: How will the project support your mission? What key issues do you need to consider when deciding if your organization should become a developer?
  • The development process, including interactive exercises.
  • Affordable housing policy and the importance of advocacy.
  • Negotiating contracts and working with architects, contractors, title companies and other professionals.
  • Financing rules of thumb for multifamily and single-family affordable housing developments and how to estimate financial need.
  • Practice putting together a development proforma and budget, including available sources of financing.
  • What lenders look for in your financing application.
Registration closes June 5th!
  • WHEN: Tuesday, June 9, 8:45 am-5:00 pm
  • WHERE: CCLF, 29 E Madison St, Suite 1700, Chicago IL 60602
  • SCHOLARSHIPS: Available for nonprofit organizations and students; email aakers@cclfchicago.org for an application.
  • Light lunch and breakfast will be provided.
For more information, visit CCLF's website or contact the workshop coordinator,
Aaron Akers, at (312) 252-0440 x 101 or aakers@cclfchicago.org.
With special thanks to our sponsors:
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The mission of the Chicago Community Loan Fund is to provide flexible, affordable and responsible financing and technical assistance for community stabilization and development efforts and initiatives that benefit low- to moderate-income neighborhoods, families and individuals throughout metropolitan Chicago.
What PRW Participants Say:
"This was one of the most useful trainings I have attended and the flow of information was well put together.
Great job!"
"The most valuable skill I learned was how to apply financing rules of thumb and the importance of having a good team."
"Awesome! I will recommend this workshop to others."
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