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Single-Family Rental Housing Forum: Managing the Next Step of the Foreclosure Crisis

January 30, 2013, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago 230 South LaSalle Street Chicago

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As a result of the foreclosure crisis and increasing  demand for rental housing throughout the Chicagoland region, many more single-family homes are finding their way into the rental market. For many investors and municipalities in the region, managing single-family rental options on a large scale is a first-time effort with many unanswered questions.  

Municipalities and investors are invited to a discussion on how to ensure this growing number of single family rental homes continue to be an answer, not a burden, for municipalities and investors. The Metropolitan Planning Council will release a white paper cataloging municipal and investor strategies for managing this new and growing segment of our region’s housing stock. The keynote speaker will be Alan Mallach, a renowned expert on vacant buildings and affordable housing at the Brookings Institution and the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. 

Please register online at http://sfrental.eventbrite.com/For more information, please contact Katie Buitrago at kbuitrago@woodstockinst.org or 312-368-0310. 

This event is co-hosted by RHOPI, HOPI, and CMAP’s Housing Committee, and is made possible by The Chicago Community Trust.  


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