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Community Development Corporations Association of Greater Cincinnati Hosts Annual Awards Luncheon

Join the CDC Association for lunch at the NEW Summit Hotel in Madisonville to pay homage to those who work tirelessly to improve our community and go above and beyond in the pursuit of a better Cincinnati for all! This is the organization’s annual fundraiser, and so there will also be a silent auction of gift baskets arranged by neighborhood CDCs. Each basket will represent the neighborhood and be as unique as each community! If you’re a Renewal or Renovation level sponsor, please contact Denise.Hamet@cdcassociation.org to claim your free tickets. … Read More

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CEO Coffee Featured Cincinnati Leader Mario San Marco

Mario San Marco grew up in New York City.  His first job out of college, overseeing trusts, began his long history in banking and real estate.  When Mario came to Cincinnati 41 years ago, Eagle Reality had a small portfolio with a few properties.  With work such as Queen City Square, projects in the Lytle Park area and affordable housing in Over the Rhine, it has now grown to over $3 billion in assets Mario said some of their work in Cincinnati doesn’t get the return on investment that they … Read More

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Economic Development Research Manager Position

Are you looking for a challenging position that provides the opportunity to create innovative change? Tri-ED seeks an experienced research professional to evolve and implement a business intelligence strategy. The intent is to refine and inform the region’s value proposition for Tri-ED and its partners to seek out and address opportunities and challenges affecting key industries, businesses and the Northern Kentucky economy. The ideal candidate will possess a thorough understanding of economic development and the ability to apply market research, data mining and information management skills to further the organization’s … Read More

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18 Hour City Series #5: 100% Housing

The fifth session of the 18 Hour City Series occurred on September 13 with the topic of 100% Housing. The discussion was led by Kathy Schwab, Executive Director of LISC Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, Paola Garrido Estevez, Special Projects Associate of LISC, Lydia Jacobs-Horton, Executive Director of ULI Cincinnati, and Nick Downer of Loveland Technologies. The 100% Housing initiative is composed of representatives from 40+ commercial real estate and social service organizations that are working on Portfolio, Planning and Finance teams to build a framework for Greater Cincinnati’s affordable … Read More

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Construction Process Solutions, Ltd. Unites with J.S. Held LLC

Construction Process Solutions, Ltd. (CPS) is excited to announce that we are now a part of J.S. Held LLC. This move will allow our company to expand our depth of services and introduce additional resources to our clients. Since 1995, it has been our mission to provide clients with the services and resources needed throughout the construction process. Our goal has always been to deliver expert solutions, exceptional customer service, and tobe an organization who thinks outside the box. We believe the opportunity to partner with J.S. Held will help … Read More

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Economic Development Specialist Position

Are you looking for a challenging position with a growth-oriented economic development organization? Do you have project management skills and experience that will provide immediate benefit to our professional team? Does your curiosity drive you to find the right solutions? Northern Kentucky Tri-ED is looking for a results-driven Economic Development Specialist to support project management, marketing and research. About Northern Kentucky Tri-Ed Northern Kentucky Tri-ED represents Boone, Campbell and Kenton counties (385,000 population) as part of the Cincinnati metro region (2.1M population). We work hard, and we win: since Tri-ED’s … Read More

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A Look at Aberlin Springs, an Agri-community

Maureen McDermott, NorthPointe Advisory Services, and Leslie Ratliff, the owner of Pendragon Homes, joined the ULI Cincinnati group on Thursday, August 26th, to discuss the Aberlin Springs Agri-community. Aberlin Springs is a residential development in Warren County, Ohio that includes a working organic farm at its core. The concept of an Agri-community is not new in the United States; these planned community have been here since the 1800s.  Today there are more than 200 Agri-communities in the US, typically situated outside of major metropolitan communities.  In these community supported agriculture … Read More

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Tri-State Trails: Connecting Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio

The Tri-State Trails Summit will be held August 31, 2018 at the University of Cincinnati. The momentum for improving trail connectivity in Greater Cincinnati has come a long way since Tri-State Trails was organized as an initiative of Green Umbrella in 2013. In 2018, Tri-Sate Trails’ Summit will explore how we can advance our collaborative efforts to spur innovation, encourage economic development, and promote equity in future trail development. The Summit will feature keynote speaker Karen Haley, Executive Director of Indianapolis Cultural Trail, Inc., to share the story  of how … Read More

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What RE Developers Need to Know About the TCJA

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has had a significant impact on businesses, and the real estate industry is no exception. As a developer, how do you navigate the changes and take advantage of opportunities? Join experts from Clark Schaefer Hackett for an informative morning session where you’ll learn about: Sec. 199A business income deduction Business interest limitations and excess business loss rules Carried interest Full expensing Qualified Opportunity Zones Like-kind exchange rules The event will take place from 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM on July 10th at the Clark … Read More

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HCDC Seeks Economic Development Specialist

The employee in this position administers various economic development programs and multiple projects.  He or she must be detail-oriented, with strong oral and written communication skills and computer skills.  Knowledge of tax incentive programs is essential, including enterprise zone and community reinvestment areas.  This position will provide research on certain contracts including demographics, statistics, maps and reports.  Knowledge of Community Improvement Corporations and experience with CAGIS a plus. Requirements: Experience (2-5) years, and bachelors degree in a related field.  Valid Ohio driver’s license necessary.  Some travel may be required. Salary$50-$60K/year. ABOUT HCDC: Established in 1983, HCDC, … Read More

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