Planning for Opportunity Zones Investments - 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

Planning for Opportunity Zones Investments - 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings

May 23, 2019
1:20:13
Light Theme Light Dark Theme Dark

Advertisement

On May 17, 2019, at the REALTORS Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, NAR hosted a discussion on planning for opportunity zone (OZs) investments. The focus of the discussion centered around the question of how the REALTOR® community can engage in efforts to ensure OZs are properly planned, implemented and ultimately beneficial for all members in the community. Several recommendations were offered such as understanding the gap of making a real estate deal happen, and how successful markets for Opportunity Zones will be made by norms and models put together at the local level.

The discussion was moderated by NAR's 2019 Chair of State and Local Issues Policy Committee and featured guest speakers Christopher Coes, Vice President, Land Use and Development at Smart Growth America; and Bruce Katz, Founding Director, Nowak Metro Finance Lab at Drexel University.

Qualified Opportunity Zones

The QOZ program was created in 2017 to encourage economic growth in underserved communities through tax incentives for investors.
From the advocacy efforts to technology advances and updates on commercial industry trends, the topics in this series all relate to what’s happening in commercial real estate now and what trends are on the horizon.
These webinars and videos are an extension of the New AE Orientation, intended to provide ongoing learning on association management resources and programs to newly appointed AEs.
Each week, NAR Leadership and industry experts share tips and updates on the real estate industry during this unprecedented time.
The hunt is about so much more than the house. Home buying hiccups lead to tough decisions. Guided by the expertise of a REALTOR®, First-Time Buyer puts the real in real estate.
YouTube Play Button Icon

NAR Videos on YouTube

NAR offers additional topics online covering legislation, events, industry news and guides for both NAR members and the public. Visit NAR on YouTube

National Association of REALTORS®

18.5K subscribers

Open YouTube

REALTOR® Party

1.57K subscribers

Open YouTube

REALTOR® Magazine

3.66K subscribers

Open YouTube

NAR Meetings

1.56K subscribers

Open YouTube

Realtors Property Resource® (RPR)

4.58K subscribers

Open YouTube

HouseLogic

1.17K subscribers

Open YouTube

First-Time Buyer

278 subscribers

Open YouTube

That’s Who We R (playlist)

Open YouTube