Housing

Supporting more balanced, forward-looking housing policies that acknowledge the importance of affordable rental housing and the role that various attributes of housing may play in promoting strong, resilient families and vibrant communities. Read our strategy

Events

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Bipartisan Policy Center 2014 Housing Summit

Professionals from all segments of the housing industry will benefit from attending executive sessions, keynote presentations and networking receptions during the two-day event Read More

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Should #housing policy support renters more? http://t.co/VGBos5ljDC via @roomfordebate @nytimes

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Case Studies Look at Housing Preservation Efforts

The studies explore the history of properties and how they came to be preserved in Boston, Chicago, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Read More

MacArthur's Allison Clark on this year's @WellsFargo NEXT Award finalists -- via @CDFI_Connect: http://t.co/J0fFEIFbVi cc: @OppFinance

Congrats @WellsFargo NEXT Awards finalists for innovative #affordablehousing efforts @FCLFOrg @homehq @NJCLF @RCACorg http://t.co/vqIB0uyWuL

"Impact Investing"

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Retrofit Program Results in Energy and Water Savings in Multi-Family Units

A green retrofit program implemented by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development reduced energy consumption in multifamily properties in Illinois by 18 percent, and water consumption by 26 percent, according to a report. Read More
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MacArthur to Provide $25 Million to Finance Energy Efficiency Improvements in U.S. Multi-Family Housing

The announcement coincides with today’s White House event highlighting a new report on the potential of impact investing, “Private Capital, Public Good: How Smart Federal Policy can Galvanize Impact Investing—and Why It’s Urgent.” Read More
  • The Preservation Compact: A Rental Housing Action Plan for Cook County

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  • Three Case Studies for How Housing Matters

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Staff

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Julia M. Stasch

Interim President
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Debra Schwartz

Director, Program-Related Investments
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Allison Clark

Associate Director of Impact Investing
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Ianna Kachoris

Program Officer
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Mijo Vodopic

Program Officer
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Lucy Blanco

Program Associate
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Janice A. Dunbar

Assistant Manager of Grants and Budget
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Beth Gutelius

Research Assistant
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Louise Powell

Staff Assistant
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Gerry Sims

Program Associate