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Tax Increment Financing – What you need to know

Tax Increment Financing – What you need to know

A recent Internal Revenue Service Chief Counsel Advice Memorandum clarified key points on the tax treatment of TIF reimbursements received by a developer in connection with the construction of infrastructure improvements. However, the memorandum leaves several questions unanswered.

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More than 200 CRE pros flock to Midwest Real Estate News' Cincinnati Commercial Real Estate Summit

More than 200 CRE pros flock to Midwest Real Estate News' Cincinnati Commercial Real Estate Summit

More than 200 commercial real estate pros attended the second annual Cincinnati Commercial Real Estate Summit held April 6 at the Horseshoe Casino. The event, organized by Midwest Real Estate News, attracted the top names in Cincinnati's commercial real estate industry. And these big names shared plenty of positive news. Cincinnati's commercial real estate industry is in the middle of a busy period, with all sectors -- multifamily, retail, office and industrial -- enjoying lower vacancy rates and higher asking rents.

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The country's top downtowns? Only one Midwest city made the list

The country's top downtowns? Only one Midwest city made the list

What makes a downtown special? Today, the key is walkability. People want to walk to restaurants, shops, parks, entertainment and public transportation. And they want plenty of options when they do decide to talk a downtown walk. These are the common elements among the neighborhoods on Livability's recently published list of the top 10 downtowns of the country. They all give residents the opportunity to park their cars and leave them parked, for the most part.