Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/16/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location
Narrative Furniture

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Looking to buy or already own an old home in the city and you want to Rehab? Not sure where to start or have questions about the process? Our Rehabbers Club Classes will help get you on the right path and guide you through the process. From financing a rehab to how to add your own personal design touches let our experts in the industry give you the insights, tools & inspiration you need to bring one of our city’s great homes into the 21st century. Come for one or two classes or buy the entire season and save. Space is limited so get your tickets soon!

Narrative Furniture in Fox Park has graciously donated their space to hold our classes. Narrative Furniture is a custom furniture gallery that showcases and sells heirloom and legacy quality furniture, handmade using salvage and reclaimed wood as well as other premium varieties of hardwood. So come for the classes stay to check out the furniture!

TODAY’S TOPIC:

FUNDING A REHAB AND USING HISTORIC TAX CREDITS

Gordon Barnhart with USA Mortgage will discuss the ins and outs of getting a loan for tackling a rehab. Then Michael Allen will discuss the current status of Historic Tax Credits, answer questions and help determine if they are right for you and your project.

COST:
$10 per class
$40 for all 5 classes ($10 savings for entire series)
$32 for all 5 classes (RVSTL members pricing)

TICKETS:

Get your tickets via Eventbrite. Just click HERE!

 

FUTURE CLASS TOPICS:

LRA Properties and Leveraging City Resources – SEPTEMBER 23

A representative from Land Reutilization Authority (LRA) office in St. Louis will discuss the opportunities and process for purchasing an LRA property from the city. Plus, Shane Cohn, Alderman from Ward 25, will share his insights and experience of working to redevelop Dutchtown.

What to Expect from your Building Inspector – OCTOBER 7

Three industry specialists will discuss the process and what to watch for when getting your building inspected. Hear from independent building inspector Charles Nance of CHN, Realtor Stephanie Noecker with Red Key Realty Leaders and glean insights form Joe Kovac, Master Code Official with the city of St. Louis Building Division.

Contractor Confidential – OCTOBER 14

Hear from a panel of contractors as they share their insights into rehabbing homes across the city. Gain insights into topics such as tuck-pointing, roofing and tips for hiring contractors. Our panel will consist of Jason Smith with JMS Contracting, Kevin Scronce with EM Harris, a tuck-pointing contractor (TBD) and Sara Levin, president of RVSTL who will moderate the panel.

Taking Design Cues from your Space – NOVEMBER 4

We will close out our class series this year with a presentation and discussion on how to design your rehab to add that personal and unique touch that is derived from the building itself. We will hear form Narrative Furniture owner, Andy Kim and Senior Interior Designer Heather Lents from JACOBS. They will share images and success from their past experiences renovating homes plus give tips on how you can up your design game in your rehab.