Housing Finance Training Services

The California Housing Partnership is nationally recognized as a leading trainer in multifamily affordable housing finance. The Partnership trains nonprofit organizations as well as local, state and federal government agencies on a wide variety of topics related to affordable housing finance. The Partnership’s experienced training team has developed techniques for making even complex topics like tax credits and tax-exempt bond financing understandable and accessible to professional housing staff and nonprofit board members alike, with sessions presented in a variety of settings, including conferences, institutes, summits, briefings, brown bags, internal events and online.

Standard Trainings


Workshops and Seminars


Custom Trainings

Open to all

The Partnership offers trainings on multifamily affordable housing finance at several times throughout the year. Topics include: fundamentals of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program, tax-exempt bonds, a solar institute, and other housing finance subject areas. Please check our website regularly for new training opportunities.

  • LIHTC 101 & 201 – Q1
  • LIHTC 101 & 201 – Q2
  • Solar 101 – Q2
  • Tax-Exempt Bonds 101 – Q3

Standard Training Details


Through industry partners, conferences & events

The Partnership leads and moderates workshop panels on complex housing finance topics to make them understandable and accessible to professional housing staff, public servants and elected officials, nonprofit board members, advocates and others. 

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For nonprofit organizations & government agencies

Our training team has various curriculums it can tailor to meet the professional development needs of your organization’s large group. Session types include: 2-hour, partial day, full day, and multi-day.

For more information, please contact Director of Training, Zorica Stancevic, using our online form or call (415) 738-7793.

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Examples of Training Workshops

  • Tax Credits 101 and 201
  • Tax-Exempt Bonds 101
  • Solar 101 Institute
  • Everything You Wanted to Know About Bonds, But Were Afraid to Ask
  • Understanding and Using Project-Based Vouchers & Leveraging Section 8
  • Year 15 Exit Strategies

Lead Trainer

Since 1992, the California Housing Partnership has been the lead trainer for the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Statewide Housing Development Training Institute, an intensive year-long training program for project managers. For more information, visit lisc.org or read this 2022 LISC LA article