During the COVID-19 crisis, asset managers of mission-driven affordable housing are needed now more than ever. CHAM is committed to connecting asset managers to the ideas, tools and expertise you need to protect our nation's affordable housing resources.
June 26, July 10, July 17, 2020 - 12:30pm to 4:00pm
The forums are a three-part virtual event series to address the nation’s most pressing low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) topics amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic environment. Hear insightful discussions on the pandemic’s effect on the LIHTC community, how to overcome the current state of uncertainty and how to continue moving LIHTC developments forward. Click here for details and how to register.
Dena Xifaras from Preservation of Affordable Housing shared a portfolio sensitivity analysis template at a CHAM webinar in May. It continues to prove useful to asset managers to test new assumptions as economic, social and health factors change during the crisis. See the tool and an explanation of how it is used on the POAH website.
By Alan Mallach, Center for Community Progress Senior Fellow
This paper aims to help communities across the U.S. look ahead to proactively consider and combat the budget, equity, and programmatic challenges of a post-COVID-19 environment. Click here to download the reading.
NHC COVID-19 Housing Resource Center
National Housing Conference has created the COVID-19 Housing Resource Center, which features information from every facet of the housing industry. Their goal for the site is to allow practitioners to sort through hundreds of different resources by topic area and state as quickly and efficiently as possible. They are curating resources and updating content daily, and are committed to maintaining a collaborative and comprehensive one-stop website for the affordable housing industry.
"What Should an Asset Manager be Thinking About Right Now?"
This TCAM webinar is available on-demand. As the affordable housing industry struggles with the challenges posed by COVID-19, many asset managers are navigating enormous uncertainty. In this webinar aired on April 21, 2020, TCAM's senior leadership shares observations and discusses what asset managers should be looking at in the current situation.
Responding to Resident Needs
CORES has compiled a selection of resources to support resident services programs – both to support an immediate response to COVID-19 and to support organizations as they shift from their emergency response to stabilizing families, properties, and communities, and to planning for a more resilient future.