Partners (Number 2, 2006)

Vol. 16, No. 2, 2006


Can Housing Be Green and Affordable?

Technical Education: A Remedy for Poverty?

Soaring Insurance Costs Make Housing Less Affordable

CRA Revisions: Flexibility and New Choices

Reverse Mortgages Provide Answers for Some (but Not All) Seniors

Recruiting Retirees Calls for Careful Planning

Atlanta Fed Hosts Last in Series of Asset-Building Forums

Spotlight on the District—Georgia and Eastern Tennessee




Vice President
Steve Foley

Community Affairs Officer
Juan C. Sanchez

Community Affairs Director
Wayne Smith

Jennifer Grier

Production Manager
Harriette Grissom

Staff Writers
Ana Cruz-Taura
Jessica LeVeen Farr
Janet Hamer
Sibyl Howell
Nancy Montoya

Contributing Writer
Gary Clayton

Peter Hamilton
Odie Swanegan

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