The Pizitz Named in ENR Southeast’s Best Projects 2017

For the 17th time, ENR Southeast is proud to announce the latest winners of its annual Best Projects awards competition. All of this year’s winners, listed below, will be profiled in depth in the Nov. 6/13 print edition of ENR Southeast. Additionally, ENR Southeast will honor each winning project at our Nov. 17 awards luncheon, to be held this year at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate. For more information on the event, or to register, click here.   Every year, ENR Southeast assembles an ...

The Pizitz wins 2018 Marvin Architects Challenge for Best Historic

The Pizitz was built in two phases between 1923 and 1925 at 19th Street and 2nd Avenue North in Birmingham, AL and operated as a department store until it closed its doors in 1988. After a number of false starts to renovate the Pizitz, design work started in October, 2012 and construction was completed in December, 2016.   Federal and State Historic Tax Credits were used to fund the project, thus the project required windows that would match the existing windows and be approved by the National Park...

New Markets Tax Credits News Briefs – May 2016

Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Volume 7 Issue 5 Friday, May 6, 2016   The Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund on March 10 released an updated frequently asked questions (FAQ) document for fiscal year (FY) 2016 applicants of the Capital Magnet Fund. Updated topics include affordability requirements, using the Capital Magnet Fund with other CDFI Fund programs, providing Capital Magnet Fund funds to limited liability corporations or limited partnerships and other topics. ...