conversion factor

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conversion factor

a dollar value multiplied by a procedure's unit value, from the Current Procedural Terminology codes or a relative value scale, used to calculate the payment amount for contracted services or to set a price for a service.
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Maloney and Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank also sent a letter to the Acting Director of the FHFA urging the Agency to use its power to deny affordable housing goals credits for multifamily loans that facilitate the conversion of units from affordable to a higher market rate.
The Parkoff Portfolio, a smaller group of 312-units in six buildings on the Upper East Side that receive J-51 benefits, carries a $170 million senior mortgage that was also originated in March of 2007, meaning that its financial survival is also counting on the brisk conversion of units to market rate.