BPC congratulates Pam Patenaude on her confirmation by the Senate today as deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Even as memories of the housing crisis fade, and two mortgage-finance giants are close to making taxpayers whole on almost $200 billion in bailouts, lawmakers must still reform the U.S. housing-finance system, Kit Bond, co-chair of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s…
The forum explored the future of the FHA, community lending and the role of small banks and innovations in rural housing.
Over 1,000 private-sector experts, elected officials, scholars, advocates, and industry leaders gathered to discuss and debate America’s housing policy.
Our housing system is outdated and not equipped to keep pace with today’s demands and the challenges of the imminent future.
Bipartisan Policy Center Commission Recommends New Systems for Housing Finance and Federal Rental Assistance
Washington, D.C. – A bipartisan commission of former Cabinet secretaries, former Senators and other leading housing and economic experts unveiled a new vision for housing policy today, which aims to further our nation’s economic recovery and improve the lives of…
This week we have a few thoughts from Kris Siglin at the Housing Partnership Network who will pack a punch on an all-star panel of housing practitioners as they discuss the way housing shapes and forms communities on the afternoon of Tuesday, September 16. Kris also reflects on her time working on the housing commission that preceded the BPC effort – The Millennial Housing Commission – as well as her time on the Hill with one of our co-chairs, Senator Kit Bond.