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September/October 2011

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Economists Post on Southeast in SouthPoint

Podcast Explores the State of Multifamily Real Estate

Lockhart Discusses FOMC Policy Actions

Land Banks: One Tool for Housing Market Recovery

Fed Gov. Raskin Speaks on Foreclosures and the Legal System

Sept. 8 Microfinance Call-in Resources Online


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Editor's Note: This publication is posted on a rolling bi-monthly schedule.
Updated October 31, 2011
map of US southeast Atlanta Fed Economists and Analysts Write about the Southeast in SouthPoint
10/31/2011 - Weekly posts in the SouthPoint blog provide commentary and observations on regional economic topics, issues, industries, and trends.
photo of condo for sale Podcast Explores the State of Multifamily Real Estate
10/31/2011 - Ron Johnsey, president of Axiometrics, discusses the trends, challenges, and opportunities facing the apartment sector.
Atlanta Fed President Lockhart Atlanta Fed President Believes Current Fed Policy Actions Should Bring Modest Positive Impact
10/31/2011 - Atlanta Fed president Dennis Lockhart spoke on September 27 about recent Federal Reserve policy actions and his views on what their impact on the economy and employment will be.
Fed. Gov. Duke Land Banks: One Tool for Housing Market Recovery
10/19/2011 - Governor Elizabeth Duke discussed "lessons learned" from the financial crisis during a Federal Reserve Board forum on September 1. Duke also identified obstacles to the housing market recovery and explored possible solutions. One option, land banking, has a good track record in the Southeast.
Fed. Gov. Raskin Fed Gov. Raskin Speaks on Foreclosures and the Legal System
10/18/2011 - The impact of the foreclosure crisis is far-reaching and has put pressure on the legal system. Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin spoke October 4 about the challenges and opportunities that arise from the high numbers of foreclosures.
entrepreneurs Audio and Slides from Sept. 8 Fed Microfinance Call-in Session Now Online
10/14/2011 - Miss a Fed community development call-in? No problem! You can hear the presentations and discussion plus see the slides and related resources online after the session. Materials from the first call-in on September 8, Micro Finance: Helping to Create First-time Entrepreneurs, are available now.