Taking Land Banks to the Next Level: How to organize statewide to provide more resources for land banks

Come to learn from Gina Paradis how the New York Land bank association works with land banks to advocate for resources. Recently, as a result of land bank advocacy, the New York state attorney general awarded $9 million to deal with “zombie” properties.  

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House Rent Blues: Innovative Eviction Prevention Strategies in Pennsylvania

Since the release of Matthew Desmond’s groundbreaking book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, communities throughout the nation have been re-doubling their efforts to address eviction as a root cause of homelessness. This panel will spotlight promising practices in Pennsylvania, including research, court-based interventions and the integration of eviction prevention into homeless crisis […]

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The Current State of LIHTC and the Proposed Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act

Learn about and ask questions regarding the latest trends in LIHTC including ways to maximize your credit and potential barriers. We will also discuss the proposed federal Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act and the proposed State Housing Tax Credit, how they could impact LIHTC and pair with LIHTC as we know it, and how to […]

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