Opportunity Zone Events
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CommercialForum Opportunity Zones Summit
June 18 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Commercial real estate investors, brokers, and developers are all interested in the newly minted Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZs) program, which was created to spur investment, development and job creation in distressed communities, while also providing a tax incentive to investors. There are 135 QOZs in Chicago, making this investment opportunity highly relevant to Chicago REALTORS® and the larger real estate community.
In essence, QOZs afford the following financial benefits:
1. Deferral of capital gains
2. Partial exclusion of deferred gain (10% if held for 5 years, 15% if held for 7 years)
3. 100% tax-free if held for 10 years.
This is an unprecedented benefit for commercial real estate. Join us in learning more about this program and the opportunities available to you and your clients.
Space is limited. Please click here for more information on CAR’s event attendance and cancellation policy. A limited quantity of onsite registrations will be accepted, pending availability.
The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is committed to creating a safe and inclusive experience for our community. We are committed to providing a friendly and welcoming environment for all. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Please act professionally and follow our Code of Conduct at all CAR events.