Illinois Historic Tax Credit (IL-HTC)

Illinois has expanded their state historic tax credit to make the 25% rehabilitation tax credit available to projects across the state. In its first year (2019), there is a $3 million cap per-project and

New Missouri HTC Rules

Rosin Preservation attended the DED Rules and Regulations Workshop hosted by Historic Revitalization for Missouri held in Kansas City on May 21. DED staff Mark Pauley and Bongkotch Anderson provided an update on the new

Kemper / Hy-Vee Arena
The long view

It’s always gratifying to see a project from its inception to its final completion. This one started with a phone call, and ultimately transformed the fate of a civic symbol and the West Bottoms District. Wideawake

Map showing active PACE states and proposed legislation

In the Know
PACE Financing

PACE Financing can help finance efficiency improvements in historic tax credit rehab projects. We're pleased to host this guest commentary from Kate Hangge of Twain Financial Partners What is PACE Financing? Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) makes

In the Know
Opportunity Zones 101

We are excited to share this guest commentary from Christine Johnston of MarksNelson Certified Public Accountants. We asked Christine about Opportunity Zone investment incentives. Created by the 2017 federal Tax Reform bill,  this incentive allows investors

A Tailored Strategy

Every Main Street community has a unique story to tell. No two communities have the same built environment, opportunities, or challenges. Tailoring a strategy for preservation planning will help your community convey-- and capitalize-- on

Integrity Revealed

A thoughtful re-examination of buildings in an existing historic district can identify resources that may previously have been overlooked as non-contributing. While improvements cannot add integrity to a building, reversing non-historic alterations can reveal integrity