Help ask the tough questions...
- How can landlords help keep rents 'affordable'?
- How might linkage, zoning, and other regulatory mechanisms increase the housing supply for families living in poverty?
- Is micro-housing an answer for low-income individuals?
- Should housing expenses be earmarked in a person's cash benefits?
... and leave with answers that lead to action!
Please click here for full bios of the panelists.
Department of Neighborhood Development, City of Boston
Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA)
Center for Real Estate, Sawyer Business School, Suffolk University
Greater Boston Real Estate Board
Asian Community Development Corporation (ACDC)
Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership
The following articles and documents are presented to participants for further reading:
The 2014 Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) to Congress, Abt Associates
City hunger and homelessness, in 10 charts, The Boston Globe
Moving from Rhetoric to Results: Recommendations to Reduce Family Homelessness in Massachusetts, Regional Housing Network of Massachusetts