2019 MRDC Annual Owner & Developer Meeting

October 09, 2019- October 10, 2019

Soaring Eagle Casino, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

05:00 PM

Meeting Agenda


  • Wednesday - 10/09/2019

    Welcome Reception

    05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

    Join fellow Developers, Owners, Management Companies, USDA-RD and MSHDA staff, and Vendors for cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and table games at the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Black River Room.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    Welcome

    08:00 AM - 08:30 AM

    Enjoy breakfast in the Black River meeting room as Pete Potterpin, President of MRDC, welcomes speakers and attendees.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    Syndicator & Lender Update

    08:35 AM - 09:25 AM

    This session will provide a moderated market update from a panel of affordable multifamily debt and equity providers. Get answers to your questions regarding changes in tax credit equity pricing and availability, debt interest rates and terms, and deal structuring changes.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    Accessibility for Owners

    09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Mark English, E&A Team
    Mark English of E&A Team joins us to discuss the latest Department of Justice accessibility settlement and enforcement actions, and why it's important to read the fine print. He will share the recent actions by NCSHA and how it will potentially affect state LIHTC point systems and/or threshhold requirements. Steps to take before building new construction to prevent accessibility problems, and steps to take before rehabbing to prevent accessibility issues. Hear the benefits of voluntarily changing your accessibility practices.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    MSHDA Update

    10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

    Chad Benson
    John Hundt
    Andrew Martin
    MSHDA's staff share updates on what’s new at MSHDA with regard to the QAP, LIHTC, direct lending and other topics on MSHDA's radar, and to discuss topics previously submitted by MRDC attendees.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    USDA - RD Update

    11:20 AM - 11:55 AM

    Susan Tetil, MFH Program Director of USDA-RD, Michigan
    Representatives from USDA-RD's Michigan office join together to give an agency update, and to discuss topics previously submitted by MRDC attendees.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    CARH Update

    12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

    Colleen Fisher, Executive Director CARH Colleen Fisher, Executive Director of the Council for Affordable and Rural Housing (CARH) will discuss the latest legislative and regulatory issues impacting the affordable rural housing industry nationwide.

  • Thursday - 10/10/2019

    Lunch with Keynote Speaker

    01:00 PM - 02:30 PM

    All event attendees join together for a plated lunch and a keynote speaker. USDA-RD presents Michigan's Manager of the Year Award, MRDC presents scholarships.

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