Conference

Housing Conference: Bringing Communities Together to Build Stronger Neighborhoods

June 19, 2003

To support the efforts of housing agencies, advocates and others working to address housing needs of communities throughout New York State.

Session Description

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York and conference co-sponsors Fannie Mae, Local Initiatives Support Corporation, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, are proud to support the efforts of housing agencies, advocates and others working to address housing needs of communities throughout New York State. The goal of this conference is to expose attendees to the latest information and analyses that support a holistic understanding of the interrelated elements of housing and community development. Attendees will also have the opportunity to collectively strategize on ways to strengthen communities. Panels of experts will examine a variety of concerns while presenting research pertaining to the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches to community development. The social and economic costs and benefits of homeownership will also be discussed. Issues of concern included in this area will focus on stable homeownership and how community development is advanced in cities across the country.

More Information

For more information, please contact Gerri Kozlowski, Buffalo Branch Office at (716) 849-5014