Financing Affordable Housing: Locally Driven Solutions

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019

Theatre: Convention Center, Room 304 B & C

22-11-2019 13:00 22-11-2019 14:15 America/Chicago Financing Affordable Housing: Locally Driven Solutions

Affordable housing policy and finance mechanisms must be modernized and expanded at every level of government. While there is no substitute for robust and inclusive HUD programs, federal resources alone are insufficient to stem the growth of the affordable housing crisis—and cities cannot wait for the federal government to catch up. This session will explore… Read more »

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Synopsis

Affordable housing policy and finance mechanisms must be modernized and expanded at every level of government. While there is no substitute for robust and inclusive HUD programs, federal resources alone are insufficient to stem the growth of the affordable housing crisis—and cities cannot wait for the federal government to catch up. This session will explore creative financial strategies that cities have used to bridge the gap in needed financing for the production and preservation of affordable housing supply. Through specific examples, you will learn ways to evolve and will be empowered take bold action now, using local authority to embrace alternative solutions.

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