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Affordable Housing Opportunity Zones

Gain an understanding of Opportunity Zones and the current guidance and potential issues in structuring transactions.

Opportunity Zones offer great promise for new investment in low-income areas and affordable rental housing in those areas. Regulations and guidance continue to evolve. This topic will take a deep dive into Opportunity Zones, explaining the current guidance and exploring potential issues in structuring transactions with a focus on affordable housing. Panelists will discuss potential benefits and the challenges to structuring transactions. This information is a great fit for anyone looking to get a better handle on Opportunity Zones and explore their benefits and limitations.

88 minutes
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Agenda

Overview of Opportunity Zones

  • Summary of Legislation
  • How to Find Opportunity Zones
  • Status of the Regulations

Why the Hype?

  • Potential Benefits of Investing in Opportunity Zones

Is the Hype Over-Blown? Tempering Expectations

Key Program Features: Potential Issues to Watch out for

Overview of the Regulations

  • Summary of Key Provisions
  • What Questions Were Answered, What Is Still Open?

Structuring Transactions - How to Think About Issues When Structuring Transactions Including Affordable Housing Transactions

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Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on April 26, 2019.

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  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
  • WA CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 hours of A/V credit under the Law & Legal Procedure category.
     

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Faculty

Richard Price

Richard Price

Nixon Peabody LLP

  • Partner in Nixon Peabody’s Washington, DC office
  • Focuses on real estate finance and regulation, affordable and rural housing and community development, government contracts, administrative law and legislation
  • Assists for-profit and nonprofit businesses and government agencies
  • Editor-in-chief of Nixon Peabody’s Affordable Housing and Community Development blog and regularly writes and speaks about new issues affecting housing, administrative law, finance and real estate
  • J.D. and B.A. degrees, George Washington University
Ken Silverberg

Ken Silverberg

Nixon Peabody LLP

  • Partner in Nixon Peabody’s Washington, DC office
  • Focuses on tax controversies, including tax audits, appeals and litigation against the IRS and state departments of taxation
  • Represents numerous nonprofit organizations and NGOs in the health care, education and trade association sectors
  • J.D. degree, Georgetown University Law Center; B.A. degree, University of Michigan
Kathie Soroka

Kathie Soroka

Nixon Peabody LLP

  • Counsel in Nixon Peabody’s New York office
  • Focuses on affordable housing development
  • Prior to joining Nixon Peabody, she served as senior counsel to the general counsel at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Has helped public and private clients nationwide structure complex real estate transactions with multiple layers of finance, navigating various federal, state and local requirements
  • Recently published the article “Top 5 Ways to Use Opportunity Zone Funds in LIHTC Deals,” in Affordable Housing Finance
  • J.D. degree, Harvard Law School; B.A. degree, summa cum laude, Washington and Lee University
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Published 2019
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