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This advanced-level designation teaches the skills needed to manage the long-term success of affordable housing properties and portfolios. Candidates are typically responsible for implementing asset management in their organizations or are planning a career move into the profession.
What You Will Learn
The course concludes with a hands-on practicum where candidates develop an asset management plan for their own organizations.
Candidates could work at nonprofits, for-profits, syndicators, investors, lenders, Housing Finance Agencies, Public Housing Authorities and government.
Prerequisite: The Asset Management Specialist designation.
Candidates will take 4 remote training sessions in development to earn their CHAM designation:
Advanced Financial Tools for Asset Managers (AM321)
Master a range of techniques to measure the profitability of multifamily real estate and options for refinancing a property’s debt. Dive into LIHTC issues and concepts.
Advanced Housing Asset Management (AM351)
Hone the full range of asset management skills needed to analyze each aspect of performance of portfolios and individual properties.
How to Maintain Compliance in LIHTC Projects (AH211) or an approved equivalent Low Income Housing Tax Credit compliance course from another source.
Plus one of the following:
To earn the designation, the candidate needs to pass the final exams for each of the courses and successfully complete the practicum as part of Advanced Housing Asset Management (AM351).
“CHAM started as an invaluable learning path to my career. I have been able to take what I learned from the curriculum to better the lives of those we serve. CHAM has been, and will continue to be, a great experience for me!”
– Janice Rausch, Asset Manager,