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Registration is Open! 2020 Fall Affordable Housing Webinar – September 24

Web ImageRegistration is now open for McKonly & Asbury’s 2020 Fall Affordable Housing Webinar. The webinar will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2020, and features A.J. Johnson! 

A.J. Johnson is President of A.J. Johnson Consulting Services, Inc., a full service real estate consulting firm specializing in due diligence and asset management issues, with a particular emphasis on properties utilizing the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit. A.J. will be presenting on a variety of LIHTC topics during this webinar. This training will cover LIHTC topics such as: eligible and qualified basis, applicable fraction, credit calculation, placed in service issues, available unit rule, employee units, mixed income properties, vacant unit rule, and more!

Webinar Agenda:

  • Morning session from 9:00am to 11:30am with a 15-minute break
  • 1.5-hour lunch break from 11:30am to 1:00pm
  • Afternoon session from 1:00pm to 3:30pm with a 15-minute break

Continuing Education:

Attendees are eligible for 5.25 Continuing Professional Education Hours (Specialized Knowledge). The level of the content is intermediate to advanced and prior knowledge of and experience with the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit is the only prerequisite.

Registration:

The webinar training fee is $150. The training link will be sent to attendees via email closer to the date.

Click here to register and contact us at affordablehousing@macpas.com with any questions. We look forward to you joining us!


2020 Fall Affordable Housing Seminar Moving to Webinar Format

Web ImageWe are excited to have A.J. Johnson back again this fall! He is President of A.J. Johnson Consulting Services, Inc., a full service real estate consulting firm specializing in due diligence and asset management issues, with a particular emphasis on properties utilizing the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit. More information on his topics for this year’s presentation will be forthcoming.

Due to the continued uncertain situation caused by COVID-19, McKonly & Asbury has decided to move our 2020 Fall Affordable Housing Seminar to a webinar format. The date will remain the same and the webinar will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2020 from 9:00AM – 3:30PM, with a 15-minute break in the morning and afternoon as well as a 1.5 hour lunch break built in for attendees.

Stay tuned for additional information, including how to register for this webinar. Thank you again for your flexibility, and we look forward to connecting with you soon. Stay safe and healthy!


Webinar Recap: PHFA Update

6-17-20_Webinar Image RecapThe last webinar in our 2020 Spring Affordable Housing Webinar Series was held on Tuesday, June 17. This webinar featured special guest, Holly Glauser (Director of Development at PHFA) who provided an update on LIHTC developments at PHFA.

You can watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/IeEM9GcWjwQ.

You can download a copy of the slides presented by clicking here.

If you have any questions regarding the material covered in this webinar, please contact Elizabeth Harriger, Partner & Director of Affordable Housing Services at McKonly & Asbury by emailing eharriger@macpas.com.


Webinar Recap: Placed In Service Package Review

6-9-20_Webinar Image recapThe second webinar in our 2020 Spring Affordable Housing Webinar Series was held on Tuesday, June 9. In this webinar, Elizabeth Harriger (Partner & Director of Affordable Housing Services) and Josh Bantz (Senior Manager) with McKonly & Asbury reviewed the placed in service requirements per the PHFA checklist and discussed each item needed.

You can watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/nSPLNeSC7l0

You can download a copy of the slides presented by clicking here. If you are interested in reviewing the Placed-In-Service Package attachment that we reference, you can do so here. Also, during the webinar, our team discussed a document that PHFA has been updating regarding changes and updates related to COVID-19. Question #59 at this link addresses the Placed-In-Service Package: https://www.phfa.org/forms/multifamily_news/news/2020/phfa-covid19-qa-051120.pdf.

If you have any questions regarding the material covered in this webinar, please contact Elizabeth Harriger, Partner & Director of Affordable Housing Services at McKonly & Asbury by emailing eharriger@macpas.com. And be sure to join us for our next webinar on June 17th that features a PHFA Update from Holly Glauser, Director of Development at PHFA. You can view more details and register by clicking here.


Webinar Recap: AHP Funding Opportunities

6-2-20_Webinar Image_recapThe first webinar in our 2020 Spring Affordable Housing Webinar Series was held on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. This webinar featured special guest, Fred Banuelos (Community Investment Business Development Manager at FHLBank Pittsburgh) who provided a presentation on the funding available from FHLBank Pittsburgh for the 2020 funding round.

During this webinar, attendees learned:

  • The type and amount of funding available in 2020 from FHLBank Pittsburgh.
  • The timeline for and steps to apply for above funding.
  • What types of developments qualify for FHLBank funding.

You can watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/UMHrc0gfwrE

You can also download a copy of the slides by clicking here.

If you have any questions regarding the material covered in this webinar, please contact Elizabeth Harriger, Partner & Director of Affordable Housing Services at McKonly & Asbury by emailing eharriger@macpas.com. And be sure to join us for our next two webinars on June 9th and June 17th! You can view more details and register by clicking here.


2020 Spring Affordable Housing Webinars Announced


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Registration is now open for our 2020 Spring Affordable Housing Webinar Series, so be sure to register today!

AHP Funding Opportunities: Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 2:00pm EST

This webinar features special guest, Fred Banuelos (Community Investment Business Development Manager at FHLBank Pittsburgh). During this webinar, Fred will discuss funding available from FHLBank Pittsburgh for the 2020 funding round.

Learn more and register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1707563954872536080

Placed In Service Package Review: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 2:00pm EST

In this webinar, Elizabeth Harriger (Partner & Director of Affordable Housing Services) and Josh Bantz (Senior Manager) with McKonly & Asbury will review the placed in service requirements per the PHFA checklist and discuss each item needed.

Learn more and register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/220975855607566352

PHFA Update: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 2:00pm EST

This webinar features special guest, Holly Glauser (Director of Development at PHFA) who will provide an update on LIHTC developments at PHFA including revised deadlines due to COVID-19, status of 2020 LIHTC application awards, and other new developments.

Learn more and register here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1095453737061633296

Each of these one hour-long webinars will offer one “Specialized Knowledge” CPE credit to attendees. The programs are live webinars which offer you the opportunity to ask questions and interact with the presenters. We look forward to you joining us!

 


2020 Spring Affordable Housing Seminar Moving to Webinar Format

IStock-1178613771Due to the uncertain situation caused by COVID-19, McKonly & Asbury has decided to cancel our 2020 Spring Affordable Housing Seminar, scheduled for May 18th.

In place of our seminar, we are working to create a webinar series!

Stay tuned for information about the upcoming webinars. Thank you for your flexibility, and we look forward to connecting with you soon. Stay safe and healthy!


2020 Affordable Housing Seminars – Save These Dates!

AH-Seminars-2020The dates for McKonly & Asbury’s 2020 Affordable Housing Seminars have been set!

(Updated 4.7.20) Our Spring Seminar, originally scheduled for Monday, May 18, 2020 has been cancelled due to the uncertain situation caused by COVID-19.In place of our seminar, we are working to create a webinar series! Stay tuned for more info!

Our Fall Seminar is planned for Thursday, September 24, 2020. A.J. Johnson will once again be joining us as the speaker! A.J. is President of A.J. Johnson Consulting Services, Inc., a full service real estate consulting firm specializing in due diligence and asset management issues, with a particular emphasis on properties utilizing the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit.

New this year! The Fall Seminar will be held at the Red Lion Hotel Harrisburg Hershey, conveniently located at 4751 Lindle Road in Harrisburg, PA. This new location provides easy access to both I-83 and the PA turnpike.

Stay tuned for more details!


McKonly & Asbury’s Book Drive Supports HDC MidAtlantic’s Story Time Program

In keeping with our Purpose Through Profits initiative, McKonly & Asbury recently sponsored a book drive to support Housing Development Corporation MidAtlantic’s (HDC), Story Time program. This reading program is designed to benefit children living at Duke Manor Apartments to build their reading skills, friendships and confidence.

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McKonly & Asbury donated over 200 books to the program and several staff members took the initiative to sign up as guest readers throughout the year. These guest readers will spend an hour reading to Story Time participants at Duke Manor Apartments in the Lancaster area.

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M&A’s Purpose Through Profits initiative encourages employees to utilize their strengths and resources to make giving back an integral part of who we are as a company. McKonly & Asbury is a leader in accounting and consulting for affordable housing developments in Pennsylvania. The clients that we serve provide over 7,000 units of safe, quality, affordable housing. For more information, please visit our website or contact affordablehousing@macpas.com.

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Registration is Open! Fall 2019 Affordable Housing Seminar - October 22

Blog Image_fallRegistration is now open for McKonly & Asbury’s Fall 2019 Affordable Housing Seminar! This year’s seminar will be held on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. You won’t want to miss it!

We are excited to once again welcome A.J. Johnson of A.J. Johnson Consulting as our speaker. A.J. will be presenting on "Understanding the Requirements of the IRS 8823 Guide". This course will cover all elements of the IRS 8823 Guide, including definitions and examples of noncompliance, dealing with over-income households, understanding the risk of not recertifying tenants, traps relating to the use of common area, the General Public Use Rule, and a detailed review of new IRS positions relative to rents and fees.

Additional Information:

Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Time: 9:00AM – 3:30PM (Registration begins at 8:30 AM)
Location: Giant Community Center – inside the Giant Food Store at 3301 East Trindle Road, Camp Hill, PA 17011
Fee: $195 (includes breakfast and lunch)

Attendees are eligible for 5.5 "Specialized Knowledge" Continuing Professional Education Hours. The level of content is Intermediate to Advanced and a basic understanding of the LIHTC program is the only prerequisite.

Click here to register. We hope to see you there!!