IEDC’s Real Estate Development & Reuse Training Course Registration Info

IEDC’s Real Estate Development & Reuse Training Course Registration Info

International Economic Development Council

Real Estate Development & Reuse Training Course
Date: October 16-17, 2008
Location: Atlanta, GA

Work on your professional development at IEDC's Annual Conference! Take advantage of this opportunity to complete a Certified Economic Developer required course as well as network at the world's largest annual gathering of economic developers.

As economic developers work to improve the communities in which they work, real estate development and reuse often comes forward as a popular economic development tool.

In this course, participants will be introduced to the land development process, with an emphasis on the role that the economic developer plays. Participants will learn about the various tools that are available at the local level, including tax increment financing, bonds, land assembly and eminent domain, in addition to the many federal programs available.

The agenda:

Instructors biographies:

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Course Highlights
- Overview of the land development process
- Market, site and financial analysis
- The roles of private, public and non-profit sectors
- Considerations when providing gap financing
- Local and Federal tools and resources
- An overview of brownfields redevelopment
- Issuing a request for proposal (RFP) or request for qualifications (RFQ)


Mike Bird
Vice President, Project Management
Pizzuti Solutions

Mac Brown, CEcD
Director, Office of Economic Development Assistance
Fanning Institute -University of Georgia

James Russell, CEcD
Senior Vice President of Development Services
The Pizzuti Companies

* This course qualifies as a professional development requirement needed to sit for the Certified Economic Developers (CEcDs) Exam. CEcDs earn recertification credits for participation. *

Posted September 5, 2008

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