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Webinar – Introduction to Tax Increment Financing for Brownfield Redevelopment in Canada

​​​​​Don’t miss expert panelists discussing alternative approaches to financing the redevelopment of old commercial properties and brownfields including variations on Tax Increment Financing (TIFs) – their pros and cons, and examples of projects in Canada.

For a recording of the webinar, please click here.​​​

Topics discussed:

  • Review of Brownfields – new urban “live, work, play” forms
  • TIF definition; how it works
  • Examples from different provinces
  • Pros and cons of TIFs
  • Expert opinions

Read ERIS’ latest paper ‘Savvy Funding Strategies for Brownfield Redevelopment in Canada’.​​​


Chris De Sousa, MScPL, Ph.D., MCIP, RPP
Professor, School of Urban & Regional Planning, Ryerson University + President
@Canadian Brownfields Network

James Tischler, FAICP, PCP, MCIPI
Development Director
@State of Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority

Guy Crittenden
Moderator + Content Editor
@ERIS – Environmental Risk Information Services