Past Events

Preservation Resources Workshop

November 18, 2014
University Center, 525 South State Street

This workshop was designed for owners and managers of Project-Based Section 8 properties.  Presenters from HUD, the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), Cook County, and the City of Chicago presented financial resources that can help preserve HUD-assisted properties. 


Agenda and contact information

Download the PowerPoint presentations from HUD and IHDA (pdf)

HUD Homeless Preference FAQs

Homeless Preference Referral Process


State Donations Tax Credits from IHDA or the City of Chicago

HUD’s Mark to Market process

IHDA’s Preservation Now program

Low Income Housing Tax Credits from the City of Chicago

Cook County’s HOME funds

Free energy assessments for multifamily buildings from Elevate Energy

Property tax incentives, including the Affordable Housing Initiative and Class 9, are available through the Cook County Assessor.