Training and Events



Attend our 2-hour workshop to learn about planning your project!

Successful Development of Vacant Homes: Project Feasibility and Analysis

Mon, Sept 8, 2014  8–10am
Tue, Sept 9, 2014   6–8pm

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Past events and trainings


Understanding Foreclosures II

Chase Bank- January 14, 2010


Understanding Foreclosures

Chase Bank- October 30, 2009


Instructors Erica Pascal (Center) and Teresa Prim (Right) lead the training at The Private Bank Downtown

 Training for Owners and Managers of HUD Subsidized Properties

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place - October 30, 2007

Other Trainings Offered by CRN:

  • ABC’s of Bond Financing
  • Acquisition Strategies
  • Asset Management:  Managing Your Manager
  • Averting Crisis in Affordable Properties
  • Chicago Abandoned Property Program
  • Community Building*
  • Community Development Planning
  • Construction Management*
  • Home Regulations
  • Homebuyer Education Overview
  • Homeownership Education & Counseling – Training for Trainers
  • HP12-C Financial Calculator & Computer Sheets*
  • Lead Based Paint: the Costs of Rehab
  • Limited Equity Cooperatives
  • Low Income Housing Tax Credit Exit Strategies
  • Low Income Housing Tax Credits
  • Making It Work: Implementing the Lead Safe Housing Rule in CPD-Funded Programs
  • Media 101 Training
  • Multi-Family Housing Development*
  • Mutual Housing Models & Community Land Trusts
  • Neighborhood Lending Program Loan Packager Training
  • On Solid Ground: Tools and Tactics for Managing Your Construction Program
  • Operating Database
  • Organizational Issues in Community-Based Development Corporations
  • Project & Construction Management
  • Project Based Section 8: Renewing the Contract
  • Project Financial Analysis/Proforma Development*
  • Property Management*
  • Property Tax
  • Property Tax Appeals Process- A Workshop
  • Single Family Housing Development*
  • So You want to be a Developer?
  • Sources of Development Financing*
  • Supportive Housing
  • Tax Increment Financing
  • Tenant Services
  • The Predevelopment Process
  • Tools of Real Estate Finance
  • Understanding the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA)

*Denotes workshop from the Community Development and Empowerment Series

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