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Event Date Thu Mar 10 PST (in about 2 months)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Mar 10 3:00am - Thu Mar 10 3:00am
Location TBA
Region Americas

What You'll Learn:
• How has Multifamily Tax Exemption incentivised housing development in the region? How might the recent overhaul impact future plans?
• Besides the MFTE, what incentives is the City of Tacoma offering to spark development?
• How are neighborhoods like Hilltop, South End and the Brewery District attracting investors?
• What opportunities still exist in neighborhoods like Point Ruston and Proctor?

How You'll Do More Business:
• Tacoma, once overlooked, is now ripe for investment and development. From Opportunity Zones to the City's Multifamily Tax Exemption initiative, development has never been easier, and more lucrative, than now. Join us in Tacoma this March for an opportunity to learn about this burgeoning market and what opportunities lie ahead.

Who You’ll Meet:
• Developers, owners, investors, brokers, general contractors, designers, tenants, lenders and more!


2022 Speakers

Ben Mauk
Associate Director - Campus Planning & Retail, University of Washington - Tacoma

David Grieshaber
CEO, Ship Lofts

JD Elquist
Retail Advocate, Downtown Tacoma Partnership

Troy Stedman
President & CEO, Abbott Construction

Elly Walkowiak
Assistant Director, Community & Economic Development, City of Tacoma

Trent Mummery
President, Trent Development

Paul Del Vecchio
Founding Principal, Ethos Development

Eugene Gershman
CEO, GIS Development

Ben Ferguson
Managing Principal, Ferguson Architecture


Vann Smiley
Vice Chancellor for Finance & Administration, University of Washington Tacoma


Mandy Mcgill
Founder & CEO, Inspire Consulting

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Abbott Construction
• Inspire Consulting
• Ferguson Architecture