A Guide to Housing Finance Reform
The stakes of housing finance reform are huge. In a set of fact sheets, the CAP housing team explains how to get it right.
Cash for Homes: Policy Implications of an Investor-Led Housing Recovery
Issue Brief Investors can and should be part of our nation’s housing recovery, but there are serious risks associated with leaving neighborhood recovery in the hands of private investors.
Essential Elements of Housing Finance Reform
Julia Gordon, Director of Housing Finance and Policy at the Center for American Progress, testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee about housing finance reform.
No Place Like Home
Report In our efforts to end homelessness, we must continue to provide affordable rental housing and comprehensive support to individuals and families facing poverty.
The Challenges to Homeownership in America
Jim Carr delivers remarks at the HomeFree-USA Conference on October 27, 2013.
Transitioning to a New System for Multifamily Finance
The Mortgage Finance Working Group lays out steps to transform how we fund rental housing.
Why President Obama’s Housing Speech Matters to Young People
Housing finance reform has big implications for Millennials’ lifestyles, financial security, and well-being—which is why it’s time for them to pay attention.
Rethinking the Federal Housing Administration
Senior Fellow Jim Carr delivers a speech at the American Enterprise Institute.
Student-Loan Debt Has a Rippling Negative Effect on the Broader Economy
In comments submitted to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, CAP and Campus Progress identify some of the financial hurdles that student-loan borrowers may face and how these hurdles may affect the future housing market and economy.
Public Proposals for the Future of the Housing Finance System
Senior Fellow Janneke Ratcliffe testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Protecting Consumers and Preserving Lending Programs
The Center for American Progress Housing team submits comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on the qualified mortgage rule’s concurrent proposal.