Q 2 Mortgage Delinquency and Finance
September 8: Micro Finance and First-Time Entrepreneurs
Social Networks and Rebuilding Communities
How CDFIs Help Create Jobs: Podcasts
Events & Supplemental Reading
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Updated August 31, 2011
||Mortgage Performance Trends in the Southeast: A Reality Check
The most recent Mortgage Delinquency and Foreclosure Trends from the Atlanta Fed shows a slight decrease in the percentage of mortgages in foreclosure in the Southeast from December 2010 to June 2011. But there's an asterisk beside that news.
||Harnessing the Power of Social Networks to Rebuild Communities
8/31/2011 - Following hurricanes Katrina and Rita, strong community ties played a critical role in the rebuilding process. In a new book from the Brookings Institution, a chapter coauthored by Atlanta Fed staff explores the important role of social networks in the rebuilding of two Gulf Coast communities.