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  • NAHMA Celebrates 20 Years of Leadership

    The National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) is celebrating its 20th year as a champion of affordable multifamily housing across the nation.

     
  • Firm Acquires Credit Suisse’s Tax CreditManagement Business

    Morrison Grove CAPREIT, LLC, has entered into an agreement to acquire the low-income housing tax credit asset management business of Credit Suisse (USA), Inc.

     
  • Freddie Mac Plans More Emphasis on Multifamily

    In many ways, Freddie Mac’s single-family side often overshadows the multifamily division.

     
  • Michael Berman: CWCapital to Grow Platform, Enact 'Whole New Vision'

    It’s been quite a year for Michael Berman.

     
  • Five Tips for Affordable Owners on How to Choose Property Management Software

    Affordable housing owners looking to purchase property management software face many different and difficult choices.

     
  • Developers Diversify to Stay Recession-Proof

    The Great Recession has already claimed some of the industry’s largest owners and developers—Fairfield Residential, Bethany Group, Lembi, Babcock and Brown, Opus Corp.

     
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    Before You Drop Your Prices, Read This

    Has it ever occurred to you that dropping your prices to stay in business could put you out of business? Many contractors tell me they’ve had to drop their prices to remain competitive in today’s market. They just know they’re losing jobs because the “other guy” is cheaper.

     
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    Faster, Smaller, and More Connected Than Ever

    Four technology trends that will change how you build and remodel.

     
  • Is the Lead Carpenter System for You?

    In this article, I’ll address the most common questions I’ve been asked by company owners who are implementing their own lead carpenter system.

     
  • People

    Andrew I. Crossed has become a partner and executive vice president of Conifer Realty, a Rochester, N.Y.-based aff ordable development and management company operating in a fourstate region.

     
  • Treasury Blocks Fannie LIHTC Bid

    The Obama administration has blocked Goldman Sachs' bid to buy a significant amount of low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs) from struggling Fannie Mae, according to several sources.

     
  • Survival of the Fittest

    LIKE RIVAL GAS STATIONS ON opposite corners, the price wars between Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae continue to benefit customers, with each agency picking its spots to steal market share from the other.

     
  • Syndicator Eyes Return to Market

    BOSTON Boston Financial Investment Management is preparing its first low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) fund since its change from MMA Financial.

     
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    Turning Away from Fannie Mae

    A s affordable housing developers get set to ramp up dormant projects, Fannie Mae's high rates on forward commitments are forcing many to look elsewhere for debt.

     
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    The Next Generation

    Passionate about affordable housing, innovative, and enterprising are all fitting descriptions for AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE's 2009 Young Leaders.

     
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    Silver Linings

    From his Memphis, Tenn., office, Simon Wadsworth conjures the Oracle of Omaha when assessing the current environment.

     
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    Boosting Revenue With Change Orders

    Clearly, change orders are a vital piece of our business model, and they don’t just happen by accident. We lay the groundwork for changes by keeping clients happy and informed throughout the job process. Dissatisfied customers, we know, are unlikely to authorize additional work.

     
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    Setting Up a Storefront

    Setting up a storefront

     
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    In the News

    Sealed crawlspace testing sheds new light on energy performance ; Advanta shuts down its credit cards; students win clean-energy prize for rice-husk insulation panels; more

     
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    Latent Power

    When Trinity Property Consultants began its search for revenue management software, it naturally turned to the industry’s two leading offerings, Rainmaker’s LRO and Real- Page’s YieldStar.

     
 
 
 
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