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New HUD chief Castro is ready to start pushing homeownership

Housing / News October 7, 2014

Like previous housing secretaries, Julián Castro wants to make it easier for more Americans to buy homes. But with credit still tight after the financial meltdown of a few years ago, he prefers to avoid setting any specific target.

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Housing Summit Series: Sharon Wilson Géno

/ Blog July 8, 2014

Sharon Wilson Geno Our second speaker spotlight is shining on Sharon Wilson Geno, a partner at the law firm Ballard Spahr LLP. She will take part in a lively discussion of the Rental Assistance Demonstration Program on the afternoon of Tuesday, September 16. 

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Why Homeownership Is Still So Important

/ News October 29, 2013

A traditional gateway to the middle class, homeownership remains an important goal for most Americans. Public opinion polling consistently shows that most renters hope to become homeowners once they can muster the necessary financial resources to handle the responsibilities that…

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Housing America’s Future: New Directions for National Policy

Housing / Research February 25, 2013

Our housing system is outdated and not equipped to keep pace with today’s demands and the challenges of the imminent future.

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