First-time homeownership remains out of reach for many Millennials and working families due to constraints ranging from tighter credit boxes to diminishing supply of starter homes. At the same time, existing homeowners in struggling areas typically have few tools available to improve the property’s value. This session will highlight creative efforts by developers, lenders, and local governments to solve these and other affordable homeownership challenges.
Executive Director, ULI’s Terwilliger Center for Housing
Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute
President & CEO, Habitat for Humanity – Charlotte
Head of Product Development and Affordable Housing, Fannie Mae
Director, Washington DC Department of Housing and Community Development