HAC Training Buisness Planning

To have an event posted on our calendar*, please e-mail Janice Clark. Or send event description or brochure to:

Housing Assistance Council
Attn: Janice Clark
1025 Vermont Avenue, NW
Suite 606
Washington, DC 20005

Or fax to (202) 347-3441
Attn: Janice Clark

*Calendar Posting Guidelines:

HAC’s calendar posts announcements about periodic conferences, training sessions, audioconferences, and the like. Topics must be relevant to professionals in the rural housing and community development arena. HAC reserves the right to accept or decline any request to post an item. We do not include sessions provided by entities (for-profit or nonprofit) that offer numerous regularly scheduled training events; links to such entities are provided below.

Community Connections
IPED
HUD Calendar
NeighborWorks
Novogradac and Compan

Back to Trainings

Business Planning for CHDOs and Nonprofits

Start: September 14, 2010
End
: September 15, 2010
Location
: Rochester, NY

REGISTER ONLINE

The Housing Assistance Council and the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, New York Regional Office invite you to participate in Business Planning for CHDOs and Nonprofits on September 14-15, in Rochester, NY.

Business Planning for CHDOs and Nonprofits provides staff of established and emerging CHDOs the tools and information necessary to develop a business plan. Participants will learn to utilize practical tools to institute an organizational planning process and develop a sound business plan. Learn how to analyze a market, develop organization and financial plans, develop a market strategy, and conduct a risk analysis.

This training is being offered through HAC’s Building Rural Communities through CHDOs Initiative.

Due to funding restrictions this training is limited to staff of certified and potential CHDOs in New York State. Additionally, participants are required to register in advance for this event.

~For more information, contact Dan Stern at 202-842-8600 or by e-mail at dan@ruralhome.org.

HAC Training Single Family Housing Development

To have an event posted on our calendar*, please e-mail Janice Clark. Or send event description or brochure to:

Housing Assistance Council
Attn: Janice Clark
1025 Vermont Avenue, NW
Suite 606
Washington, DC 20005

Or fax to (202) 347-3441
Attn: Janice Clark

*Calendar Posting Guidelines:

HAC’s calendar posts announcements about periodic conferences, training sessions, audioconferences, and the like. Topics must be relevant to professionals in the rural housing and community development arena. HAC reserves the right to accept or decline any request to post an item. We do not include sessions provided by entities (for-profit or nonprofit) that offer numerous regularly scheduled training events; links to such entities are provided below.

Community Connections
IPED

HUD Calendar
NeighborWorks
Novogradac and Company

Back to Trainings

SINGLE FAMILY HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Start: July 20, 2010
End: July 21, 2010
Location: Laredo, TX

The Housing Assistance Council and the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, San Antonio Field Office invite you to participate in Single Family Housing Development on July 20-21, in Laredo, TX.

This workshop will provide participants with important information on financing and developing affordable single-family housing. Participants will examine the overall assumptions, risks, procedures, financial considerations, site planning, construction, and development issues inherent to affordable single-family housing development. Equally important to a successfully designed and implemented program is the homebuyer preparation process. This program will cover the issues related to designing and marketing a product that leads to eligible and pre-qualified homebuyer pools.

This training is being offered through HAC’s Building Rural Communities through CHDOs Initiative.

Due to funding restrictions this training is limited to staff of certified and potential CHDOs in Texas. Additionally, participants are required to register in advance for this event.

For information, contact: Dan Stern, 202-842-8600 or registration@ruralhome.org.

Green Building Symposium Resources

HOUSING ASSISTANCE COUNCIL
GREEN BUILDING/HEALTHY HOMES INITIATIVE

On June 9, 2010, the Housing Assistance Council and The Home Depot Foundation hosted Building Green in Rural America: A Symposium on Policy and Practice in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC. The symposium brought together successful community-based green practitioners from across the country with other national experts and federal agency staff. Nearly 70 participants heard from Congressional leaders in green building, including Representatives John W. Olver (MA) and Rubén Hinjosa (TX).

Materials from the Building Green in Rural America: A Symposium on Policy and Practice are available at the links below.

Green Building Symposium Resources


1. Agenda

2. Power Point Presentations

Single-Family Housing

Multifamily Housing

3. HAC Green Resources

4. Other Green Resources

NACEDA's 2010 Summit

NACEDA Annual Summit

Start: March 23, 2010
End: March 25, 2010
Location: Washington, DC

 

SAVE THE DATE: NACEDA’s 2010 Summit

Mark your calendars and make plans to attend NACEDA’s 2010 Summit, which will be held March 23-25 at the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Washington, DC.  The 2010 program will feature a joint lobbying day with the National NeighborWorks Association on Capitol Hill on March 23, and the two-day NACEDA conference in the DoubleTree Hotel on March 24 and 25.  Possible session topics include:

  • Fed. Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke (Invited),
  • Developing green communities,
  • Transit-Oriented Development,
  • Funding community development in today’s economy, and
  • An Interactive panel on the future of community development.

For more information about the summit visit https://www.naceda.org.