I will be speaking in a free American Bar Association webinar tomorrow, Challenges for Modern Housing Markets:
Our current housing system is not sustainable in terms of the market, residential tenure, cost stability, and neighborhood inequality. Our panelists will discuss some key areas in which housing must be stabilized in order to strengthen our economy and society. Our panelists will address ways to lessen the volatility of housing prices and home mortgage lending, the importance of and ways to improve stability of residency, ways to improve the sustainability of affordable housing, and recent lawsuits that have reframed the problem of distressed and inequitable communities.
The other speakers are
- Professor Kristen Barnes, University of Akron School of Law
- Professor Andrea J. Boyack, Washburn University School of Law
The program will be moderated by Professor Wilson R. Freyermuth, University of Missouri School of Law.
My remarks will be drawn in part from my work on the Federal Housing Administration.
The webinar is free and open to all. It will take place Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern/11:30 a.m. Central/9:30 a.m. Pacific.
Register for the webinar at https://ambar.org/ProfessorsCorner.
The webinar is sponsored by the ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section Legal Education and Uniform Laws Group. It is part of a series of webinars that features a panel of law professors who address topics of interest to practitioners of real estate and trusts/estates.