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Advancing Rural Homeownership

  • Doug Ryan, Prosperity Now,
  • Kris Brady, Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency ,
  • Karen Emerson, Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency
  • Date:Tuesday, April 30
  • Time:3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Learning Level:Intermediate
  • Target Audience:Single Family Developers, Nonprofit Organizations, Lenders, Local Government Officials or Staff, Realtors

Rural communities face housing and homeownership challenges that are at once similar and very different from those in urban and suburban markets. Housing availability, housing age, condition and maintenance costs are prevalent factors. This session will explore these challenges and dig into the programs, policies and tools that address them.