MBA Announces Affordable Housing Initiative, Sees New Home Sales Rising

Home / Blog / MBA Announces Affordable Housing Initiative, Sees New Home Sales Rising

Posted To: MND NewsWire

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its regular monthly estimates for new home sales on Thursday and also announced a new initiative to promote affordable housing. The initiative, to be headed by Steven O'Connor, MBA's Senior Vice President for Public Policy and Industry Relations, is intended "to help develop stronger and more effective affordable housing partnerships in both the policy and business arenas." The partnership in turn will hopefully "promote more sustainable, affordable homes for purchase and rental for underserved people and communities, especially minorities and low-to-moderate-income Americans." "Housing affordability is an issue facing millions of Americans, both those who rent and those who want to buy a home," said O'Connor. "There is no easy solution. The only...(read more)

Forward this article via email:  Send a copy of this story to someone you know that may want to read it.

Source: http://www.mortgagen...

e20e51d3 4968 43a8 abd1 2b0ac25c13c3 7fd2f2c5 2252 407b 866c 35065ec757b9 c14614d3 b06b 49d7 b22d c63c87a1ee6f 6a1e3eae 4f1c 4789 856e b94210378e44 d72ca524 5be0 4a06 94bd 0f0ac124d9e5 52858074 04cb 429c b1cb 9ed02d5b7523 c1c47303 4c11 4404 98e7 8a39b8a931b5 4388ada1 d5e1 4115 8c7f bab8ba78592d 65d287df 68a6 4f9d a744 cfd6c334518b 10123ca3 959c 4e0f a2cc 3a150936c55c 1877aff5 79db 4d11 ae16 8ea33c68c377 65b0142a d22f 4c62 a8b6 eb4a367b8a89 f5c4440c f004 43ab 9903 ecbdcd4792f0 a6617b1b 8e17 4a3a b32b b2b9d0b6b166 db4bec0b a0d4 4b30 8dd0 ac3daa99e0a5 356a41c5 c1be 4ee2 a9ef b5b6958d4226 61e17b39 f536 4ec8 8a7c f4a7a6242121 1726739b d8f1 408c 8c64 9326df6e0d74 bd5929b6 6d74 4710 b08b 1030fbb012d1 07f31d04 7434 4eac a27e 12b06df0b7b6 a2f9041e 5c2b 4323 ae48 299fe8c61dea c511909a 94f3 422f 8233 eb3d4840b040 d547f2aa da7e 45b4 9459 6d22dd9f630e