ry 2000, Elizabeth Moreland
Consulting introduced a new Housing Credit Designation to the
industry called the National Compliance Professional (NCP). Created
to allow industry professionals an opportunity to prove their
dedication and knowledge in the compliance aspects
of the Housing Credit
Program, the designation includes a professional certification
and a Membership Group.
"I think this designation is very
important to all people involved in the Housing Credit
Program. I recommend it to all my managers; it shows that
someone is certified to administer the program and has a
constant stream of reliable information at their fingertips."
Richard Kropa, NCP-E, NDC Real Estate Management, Inc.
Elizabeth Moreland, President of Elizabeth Moreland
Consulting, Inc. felt an additional designation was needed
despite the numerous other industry designations that are available.
"It was time our industry and the people in the trenches had a
designation and Membership Group that was affordable and actually
assisted them in the monumental task of maintaining compliance,"
is really, truly important for success to those of us in the
Information and constant
communication with other individuals who understand what we
The ability to network with
our peers to learn new techniques, hear new ideas and share
our successes and failures!!
And the opportunity to get
the things we need like training for both us and our staff
as well as tools that will help us get the job done quickly
and easily at a price that our properties can afford!!!
and that is exactly what you get as a member of the NCP
Today, the NCP Membership Group is comprised of over 500 industry
professional across the nation! Dedicated to the pursuit of
affordable housing compliance and strong operations of their
properties, these professionals find "It
Pays To Be NCP™"... because of the continuous
support; stream of information, news and insights; substantial
discounts on trainings and products; and incredible networking
"I am very
glad that you have chosen to do this. I and my managers need
the "hands-on" practical day-to-day information, training and
experience that you provide. Our obligation is to keep the
projects in compliance… the NCP Membership Group makes that
easier to do!" Theresa Feely, NCP, Coburn & Feely Property
Management, Inc., Burlington, VT
Thank you! Thank you!" Kris Vodraska, NCP-E, Community
Housing Initiatives, Inc., Spencer, IA
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Besides reaping these benefits daily, many directly attest their
affiliation with National Compliance Professional designation and
membership group resulted in promotions and improved job
“First I would like
to thank Elizabeth for sharing her extensive knowledge of the
LIHC Program with all of us. It was hard work, but having the
NCP designation has opened many doors for me. Not only
do I have those letters after my name, I have the knowledge
that goes with them. I guarantee it is worth the work to earn
the designation and join the group. I now have a position with
a company, doing exactly what I want to be doing at this point
in my career. I owe a great portion of credit to Elizabeth and
her NCP. Many Thanks!” Denise M. Smith, NCP-E, National
Equity Fund, Los Angeles, CA
“Since I attended
the week-long Housing Credit College, achieved my Diploma and
the NCP-Executive designation, I now have a new position. I
will be the Director of Compliance for Real Property Services
based in Las Vegas. Thanks to all of your great training and
NCP designation!!” Roberta Barragan, NCP-E, Real
Property Services, Las Vegas, NV
“I wanted to share
with you that I was promoted to Vice President a few months
ago. I consider the training and NCP designation I have
received with you to be invaluable to my career and I wanted
to thank you. With this new position I am able to have more of
an impact on our Housing Credit Program and the direction it
is taking. Thanks again for your efforts in the world of
Housing Credit - you're the best!” Cindy Latu, NCP,
California Real Estate Management, San Jose, CA
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The NCP Membership Group is the
fastest growing Housing Credit compliance group for 4 simple
1) It Delivers!
It delivers what is needed to be successful on-site as
well at the corporate or regional level! It delivers
readily-available and easily-accessible information!! And it
delivers it to you where and when you need it! See for yourself...
NCP LAPEL PIN &
CERTIFICATE (NCPs and NCP-Executives Only)
addition into the NCP Membership Group
inclusion into our Industry Information Network which delivers
regular email blasts updating you on the latest industry news,
opinions and events at Elizabeth Moreland Consulting. (This is
FREE to you, however, you must sign up for it at our website –
www.taxcredit.com – as due to the FCC laws we are not allowed
to sign you up even if you give us permission.)
DISCOUNTED invitation to our Annual National Compliance
Professional Conference! This is an event you won’t want to miss
as it is a Housing Conference with a difference! Not hours and
hours of panel sessions, but rather dedicated short track
trainings that give ample time to learn about an issue, discuss
the issue and hear from others in the industry on how they are
handling the issue! Plus loads of networking opportunities.
off all Elizabeth Moreland Consulting, Inc. workshops and
DISCOUNTS on great compliance & management tools offered
only to NCP Members.
The NCP Information Highway
As a member of the NCP Membership
Group you will be kept abreast of all the changes happening
whether on the Hill, at the IRS, in your State or with the
NCP Membership Group itself.
We will keep you in the know of
the latest opinions, rule-changes and important industry
events. We do this through our
Update emails sent
directly to you anytime any industry news occurs, special
industry events are announced, and membership updates occur.
Without a constant influx of information,
you can’t successfully run your properties and ensure
compliance. However, we won’t bog you down with useless
information… we will weed
through the piles of information and pare it down to the
items of real importance to you! And when we communicate to
you, it will be in short, concise writing as we know you
don’t have time to read pages and pages.
You need to get right to the heart of the
matter! Also, if the news item we are reporting is about a
new regulation, we will read it for you and translate it so
you don’t have to read through miles of gobbly-gook! (Now of
course, if that is what you like to do, we do also give you
the actual regulations so you have them for yourself.)
As a member you will have numerous
networking opportunities and abilities to connect with your
understand that it is important not to operate like an
island in this industry especially when there is a wealth of
information and experience contained right within our
burgeoning NCP Membership Group. So we help you connect
National Compliance Professional Conference: An incredible
industry event that not only gathers NCPs from across the
country for fantastic networking opportunities but is an
incredible education booster as well!
Our Information Database: This database allows you to verify the
designations and workshops attended by any employment
candidate you are thinking of hiring. Also great if you
are looking to hire a fee management company. We will
share the information we have about that person’s or
company’s designation and workshop at
tendance in order to assist you in assessing
2) It is Easy to Join!
All you have to do is complete a simple
1-page Membership Application indicating how you meet
the 2 membership requirements - Knowledge and an Experience.
3) Membership is Open to Anyone!
We understand that some industry professionals have a great deal of
experience and others are new to the industry and just learning. We
all – novices and veterans alike – need a strong support group in
this tough, responsibility-laden field. So even if you haven’t
met the Knowledge and Experience Requirement you can join! Just
select the proper level that indicates your experience & expertise
NCP-Candidate is the level for new professionals…
those of you that have not yet met the Educational and/or the
NCP is the level for those of you who have met the
Education and Experience Requirement.
NCP-Executive is the level for those of you career
professionals that have achieved multiple Educational
Requirements, specifically earning 22 CEUs through the Housing
Credit College and passing one of the major
compliance exams (either the National Compliance Exam, C3P or
HCCP test). This is the hallmark industry designation and the
one serious, career-minded, dedicated industry professionals
strive to become.
4) Best of All ... It’s Affordable!
The National Compliance Professional and its NCP Membership Group
are the most affordable designation & membership group in the
industry! Only $99 per year! In fact, if you add up all the time it
would take you to reproduce the incredible amounts of information,
networking opportunities and discounts you get as an NCP, you will
have paid for the Membership a 100 times over!!
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