10:30 - 11:00
Break with Exhibitors -
Introductions of exhibitors and
time to visit exhibitor booths.
11:00 - 11:30
Upgrades to Your RD Property: Using Multi-Family
reservation & Revitalization (MPR) to Your
This session will provide background and a case
study of how the MPR can benefit your rehab needs for your
rental properties. Join Donna Huebner and Kathy Zurawski from Rural Development
and A&M Management as they walk through a recent upgrade
to housing in St. Germain, Wisconsin.
Huebner and Kathy Zurawski, Rural Development and Michael Gruett, A&M
The Lease will Cover that Issue.
Join Attorney Kevin
from Michael Best & Friedrich LLP as he walks through the WI-CARH Lease, recent changes, non-standard lease provisions, withholding security deposits, additions and case law that may be important to you. Submit your questions to
WI-CARH prior to the conference.
Speaker: Kevin Martin, Partner
12:00- 1:15 Lunch Provided
Brief Luncheon Program for WI-CARH's
Awards and Scholarship Program and General Membership
1:15 - 2:00 When Disaster Strikes: Are you ready? or Now what do we do?
Join a group of recovery specialists from LaValle, Wisconsin as they review their efforts to restore valued housing in their community after devastating floods of 2018.
Panel Discussion with WI-CARH President Russell Kaney, Charity and Rockie Sobeck, Central Park Apartments, LaValle Housing Authority, Ryan Witt, Royal Bank, Morgan Pfaff, Habitat for Humanity, Larry Weisert, American Legion, and Dirk Williams, Rural Development
2:00 - 2:45 Blending Tax Credits with RD Financing: The Art of the Deal.
Join this informative session on the process of recapitalizing a larger project in a rural community. Hear from the stakeholders on what worked for them in Lancaster, Wisconsin.
Speakers: Chris Laurent, Cinnaire and Joe Schwenker, Wisconsin Management Company
2:45-3:00 Break with Exhibitors
3:00-3:45 Waiting List Maintenance: Getting it Right.
This session will cover the policies and procedures to create and maintain a waiting list that meets the intent of housing rural rental residents.
Speaker: Tari Bradley, Zeffert & Associates
3:45-4:15 RD Hot Topics - Advise from Multi-Family Staff.
This session will have a timely discussion on pre-payment activity, substitution of General Partner issues, overall updates on the MFH program going into 2020. Speakers: Donna Huebner and Cheryl Halvorson, Rural Development
Closing Comments & Final Raffle Drawing
You won't want to miss the final raffle as you can win some great prizes.
- Join us in the Ivory Coast Lounge for delicious hors d'oeuvres. Relax with fellow conference goers - a great way to end your conference day.
Reception Sponsored by Cinnaire