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Big TIF or Lots of Little TIFs?

This is the second in our series of posts about TIFs. A TIF – if you remember from our piece entitled “To TIF or Not To TIF?” which became an instant classic – stands for Tax Increment Financing. Basically, our city government is borrowing money by selling bonds – money that will be used to […] Continue reading →

To TIF or not to TIF?

Let’s talk briefly about TIFs. “To TIF or not to TIF?” isn’t really the question, but it makes for a catchy title. The real question isn’t whether or not, but where. “Excuse me.” Yes? “What’s a TIF?” Excellent question. “TIF” stands for Tax Increment Financing. It’s one of the most powerful tools that our city […] Continue reading →