Tenth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference
March 23-24, 2017
Sessions included, Community-Based Strategies to Boost Academic Achievement; Schools, Neighborhood Organizations, and Youth Well-Being; Plenary Session II: Shaping Economic Futures: The Role of Communities; Community Assets and the Opportunity Gap; and Housing and Neighborhoods: Place Effects on Educational Achievement.
Ninth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference
April 2-3, 2015
Sessions included Neighborhoods and Economic Mobility; Economic Mobility: Communities; and The Dynamics of Place.
Renters, Homeowners, & Investors: The Changing Profile of Communities
February 26, 2013
Conference on patterns of housing investment in neighborhoods by renters, owners, or investors
The Housing Market Going Forward: Lessons Learned from the Recent Crisis
September 1, 2011
Participants examined the contributing factors to the severe downturn of the housing and mortgage markets, reexamine the role of homeownership and rental options, and discuss policy recommendations going forward.
REO and Vacant Property Strategies for Neighborhood Stabilization Conference
September 1-2, 2010
- National Overview of the REO Crisis
This presentation provides an overview of national and regional REO trends and an outlook for the future.
- Fostering Healthy Regional Markets
This panel discusses how stabilization efforts are organized in different regions of the nation, highlighting promising practices and programs.
- National "First Look"
Secretary Donovan discusses the creation of a National "First Look" program for the sale of REO properties.
- Industry Perspectives on REO Strategies
This panel examines the response to the REO crisis by banking institutions and other holders of REO property.
- New Directions for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
This panel discusses innovative local NSP programs to rebuild neighborhoods devastated by the economic crisis.
- Case Study: Mortgage Outreach and Research Efforts
President Evans outlines the Federal Reserve response to the housing crisis under the Mortgage Outreach and Research Efforts initiative (MORE), highlighting System efforts to help stabilize communities.
- Promising Approaches to Stabilizing Neighborhoods and Keeping Properties Occupied
This panel examines the feasibility of extending to new areas promising local approaches to addressing REO.
- Overcoming Local Challenges: Boston and Cleveland
This panel examines two examples of municipalities that have been able stabilize neighborhoods in spite of significant barriers to achieve their goals.
- Taking Stabilization Efforts to Scale
This panel discusses novel ways to increase the capacity of local stabilization efforts, while acknowledging existing resource limitations.