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February 2018

NPH Brown Bag: Physically Accessible Affordable Housing – Compliance with Evolving Legal Landscape

22 Feb
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

The landscape of accessible development standards in affordable housing has changed significantly in the last few years, helping to reduce historical barriers to people with mobility and sensory disabilities and making it imperative for developers, municipalities, and advocates to become familiar with current federal and state accessibility requirements, including recent developments from CTCAC, HCD, and the Division of the State Architect (DSA). Attendees will hear from a Bay Area service provider about the unique challenges people with disabilities face when…

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March 2018

NPH Brown Bag: Enterprise Level Capital Financing: What’s Happening Abroad and Local Applicability

22 Mar
11:30 am
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

With the recent federal tax reform and reduced tax credit, learn how enterprise level financing is supporting affordable housing development in Amsterdam and Copenhagen and it's local applicability.Non-profit affordable housing developers in Amsterdam and Copenhagen primarily utilize enterprise level financing to develop projects and thus, do not rely upon public funds nor are they held accountable to investor obligations for certain financial returns as is the case with the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit. Enterprise level financing can depoliticize the development…

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April 2018

NPH Brown Bag: Affordable Housing – From Industry to Movement

26 Apr
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops Other

Learn how you can support grassroots efforts and transformative change within your organization that will lead to a movement that can win political support and funding for more affordable housing. The workshop will highlight Residents United Network (RUN) as well as other local and regional organizations that have began the shift to a more inclusive and powerful platform to advance their advocacy and their organization.The workshop begins at 12pm, but we encourage attendees to arrive at 11:30am to enjoy the…

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February 2019

Brown Bag: Reducing Barriers to Affordable Housing for Homeless Applicants: Implementing a Homeless Preference (WEBINAR TRAINING)

26 Feb
12:00 pm
$20
Brown Bag Workshops

Reducing Barriers to Affordable Housing for Homeless Applicants: Implementing a Homeless Preference (Webinar Training) Housing organizations intend to serve people with the fewest options, but our long waiting lists, background checks, and complicated application processes fall especially hard on homeless applicants. This Brown Bag explores policy innovations such as HUD’s Opening Doors pilot, in which owners voluntarily adopt preferences for homeless applicants. SAHA requested and received HUD approval to establish a preference for homeless applicants in some subsidized units, opening…

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March 2019

Coordination Replication: Tips from Designing and Using a Custom Housing/Services Coordination Tool

28 Mar
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

Join NPH on March 28 for our upcoming Brown Bag training, "Coordination Replication: Tips from Designing and Using a Custom Housing/Services Coordination Tool." Community Housing Partnership (CHP) developed and implemented a custom Coordination Tool. This tool is used collaboratively by services and housing staff in biweekly meetings that keeps residents housed, monitor their progress, and rapidly generate and access key data. This Coordination Tool represents CHP's adoption and adaptation of the CSH best quality practices of integration, coordination, and evaluation…

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June 2019

9% and 4% Hybrid Projects: A Primer

19 Jun
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

Relatively new on the financing scene in California is the 9%/4% tax credit hybrid structure. Though complicated, this is a creative way to raise tax credit equity for needy projects. This workshop will function as a “deep-dive” on the hybrid structure. Panelists will discuss financial structuring specifics, TCAC policies, legal considerations, and investor requirements, and will share a case-study. Convener and Moderator: Meg McGraw-Scherer, California Housing Partnership Speakers: Alice Talcott, MidPen Housing Sarah Perez, Gubb & Barshay Julia Bennett, California Housing…

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October 2019

9% and 4% Hybrid Projects: A Primer

23 Oct
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

This training is at max capacity and is sold out.  Relatively new on the financing scene in California, the 9% and 4% tax credit hybrid structure offers a creative, though complicated, way to raise tax credit equity for needy projects. This workshop will function as a “deep-dive” on the hybrid structure. Panelists will discuss financial structuring specifics, TCAC policies, legal considerations, and investor requirements, and will share a case study. Convener and Moderator: Meg McGraw-Scherer, California Housing Partnership Speakers: Alice Talcott,…

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Sustainable Advocacy – Strategies and Tactics for Voter Engagement

24 Oct
12:00 pm
$35 – $60
Brown Bag Workshops

We apologize, but this training has been cancelled. For questions, please contact Estephanie at estephanie@nonprofithousing.org. In this NPH Brown Bag training, we will explore the successful tactics employed by developers and resident service staff members leading up to the November 2018 election to engage residents. Hear from resident services directors and staff about what worked and how to best create an opportunity around advocacy that ensures resident voices are heard. Convener and Moderator: JR Starrett, Non-Profit Housing Association of Northern California…

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April 2020

COVID-19 and Affordable Housing in California: Lenders and Investors Respond

30 Apr
3:00 pm
Brown Bag Workshops Emerging Leaders Peer Network NPH Trainings

Join NPH and CHPC on Thursday, April 30 (3pm - 4:30pm) for a moderated panel of lenders and investors active in the California affordable housing market as we discuss how these organizations are collaborating with developers and operators to address these new challenges.

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May 2020

ELPN Webinar: Loan Docs – Everything You Want to Know from the Comfort of Your Home

12 May
12:00 pm
$10
Brown Bag Workshops Emerging Leaders Peer Network NPH Trainings

Join ELPN and Goldfarb & Lipman LLP on Tuesday, May 12th at 12:00pm PT for a virtual brownbag to help you review and negotiate loan documents. Learn how to communicate your organization’s goals to your lenders, attorneys and deal participants!

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