Attendees gather for the DevelUP: affordable housing workshop in Milwaukee

2022 DevelUP: affordable housing workshop

Building developers, diversity and communities from the ground up

Baker Tilly hosted an educational workshop and networking event designed to help underrepresented developers conquer affordable housing, scale their business, and build diversity. DevelUP brought together underrepresented developers, allies and advisors to Milwaukee for an opportunity to network and leverage deep industry knowledge from experienced professionals. Watch our short video to commemorate the event and view the event presentation.

The workshop focused on foundational and developmental sessions, including the following topics:

  • An introduction to low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC)
  • Underwriting LIHTC transactions
  • Construction and design trends
  • Leveraging co-development opportunities
  • Strategies for building a holistic development team
  • Scaling your business and investing in yourself

For more information on this topic, or to learn how Baker Tilly specialists can help, contact our team.

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