July 2018

Forming Opportunity Funds
Expecting startups by year-end

Opportunity Zone Frequently Asked Questions
New program explanation from the Internal Revenue Service

CohnReznick Housing Tax Credit Monitor
Adjusted AMI overview

Measuring Moderate-Income Affordability
Is there a more suitable approach than AMI?

A Piece of the Action
Woda Cooper’s employee-ownership helps long-term planning

CASE STUDY: All the Folks & All the Credits
Widespread collaboration preserves Phoenix barracks

Upward Mobility in the Motor City
Empresa puts YouthBuild grads to work

Columns

Marty Bell: Blueprint for July, Opportunities abound

Thom Amdur: New Developments, Summer break? Not for advocates!

David A. Smith: The Guru Is In, Rebooting private urban workforce housing

Scott Beyer: Housing USA, Charlotte: Carson or fair housing?

Monthly Features

Talking Heads: Margaret Salazar: Director, Oregon Housing and Community Services
New Subsidies for Affordable Housing Developers