In Memoriam | William "Bill" Murtagh, First Keeper of the Register

In Memoriam | William "Bill" Murtagh, First Keeper of the Register

At 95 years old, William “Bill” Murtagh, a founding father of the modern historic preservation movement in America, passed away on October 28. Our profession owes a great deal to Murtagh’s scholarship and leadership in the formation of current principles that guide many aspects of preserving our nation’s historic resources, including the process of review for historic tax credits.

FY 2017 Annual Report on the Economic Impact of Historic Tax Credits continues to support merits of the program

The National Park Service and Rutgers University have released the Annual Report on the Economic Impact of Historic Tax Credits for FY 2017. Once again, the findings show the strength of the federal historic tax credit program in stimulating investment and communities and job creation.

Rosenwald Courts honored with ACHP/HUD Secretary's Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation

Rosenwald Courts honored with ACHP/HUD Secretary's Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) today announced Chicago’s Rosenwald Courts Apartments project, once home to record producer Quincy Jones, boxer Joe Louis, and Olympian Jesse Owens, as the recipient of the 2018 ACHP/HUD Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation.

MHA acquires New Orleans-based Clio Associates, establishes seventh office location

MHA acquires New Orleans-based Clio Associates, establishes seventh office location

MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC (MHA) is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in New Orleans, Louisiana. Established industry professionals and former co-owners of the New Orleans-based historic preservation firm Clio Associates, Gabrielle Begue and Beth Jacob, will be joining as senior associates, and managing MHA projects in and around Louisiana.