Effective Land Banking Strategies Call-in Session
Land banks have proved to be flexible housing-stabilization tools that municipalities can use to manage excess residential property. Join community development practitioners, policymakers, and academics from across the country at 3 p.m. ET on Wednesday, August 1, for a Federal Reserve call-in session on the topic.
Municipalities have developed land banks to meet various challenges in their local housing markets, such as addressing acquisition costs of excess properties and defining ownership status of vacant and abandoned properties. Land banks are also used to stimulate greater local demand for housing. Join academics and practitioners to hear their perspectives on this important topic. Session presenters include:
This event is part of the Federal Reserve';s Connecting Communities™ series, which is a national initiative intended to provide community development practitioners, financial institution representatives, policymakers, and others with timely information on emerging and important community and economic development topics.