Working to find actionable solutions to the nation's key challenges.

Keep up to date with BPC Housing Commission activities with analysis and commentary from Co-Chairs George Mitchell, Kit Bond, Henry Cisneros and Mel Martinez.

Latest Posts

October 28, 2014

Cisneros: Reform Initiatives Hold Promise for the Housing Market
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July 29, 2014

Cisneros: The Financial Implications of an Aging America
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April 23, 2014

Martinez and Mitchell: Johnson-Crapo Proposal Keeps Hope Alive for Housing Finance Reform
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February 25, 2014

Cisneros: The State of Housing in America
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February 20, 2014

Bond: A Victory for Small-Town America
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February 3, 2014

Mitchell: Rental Assistance is an Essential Investment in America’s Future
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January 10, 2014

Cisneros: Enhancing Energy Efficiency in Housing
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January 9, 2014

Martinez: A Remarkable Bump in Hispanic Homeownership
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October 28, 2013

Cisneros: Housing and Health Care
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October 1, 2013

Bond: How ‘Rural Area’ is Defined is of Critical Importance
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September 11, 2013

Martinez and Mitchell: Regulators Release Proposed Revision to Qualified Residential Mortgage Rule
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August 26, 2013

Cisneros and Martinez: Regional Forum Offers Space for Constructive Dialogue About Future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
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August 5, 2013

Martinez: Shut Out of the Mortgage Market Despite Favorable Home Prices
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July 9, 2013

Cisneros: Seniors’ Desire to Age in Place a Growing Challenge for Policymakers
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June 20, 2013

Bond and Cisneros: Americans’ Views of Housing Choice
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June 12, 2013

Martinez and Mitchell: Housing Finance Reform: Is Inertia Gaining Momentum?
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May 14, 2013

Martinez: Housing Market on the Mend, But Washington Should Reduce Its Footprint
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April 22, 2013

Mitchell: Meeting America’s Urgent Housing Needs
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April 17, 2013

Cisneros: Reflections on the HUD Budget
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April 17, 2013

Cisneros: Establishing Reasonable Mortgage Underwriting Standards
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April 8, 2013

Bond: Powerful Benefits Linked to Pre-Purchase Housing Counseling
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April 2, 2013

Martinez: Momentum Building in Congress for GSE Reform
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