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America's Rental Housing Report Release

DECEMBER 9, 2013 - 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM ET

Washington DC or Online

Date:  11:00am

Please join Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies for the release of a new report

America’s Rental Housing: 
Evolving Markets and Needs

Supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Monday, December 9, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Newseum (7th Floor)
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001 

To attend IN PERSON, register by December 4.  

The event will also be WEBCAST LIVE (no registration required) at and you can join the conversation on Twitter with #RentalHousing

AGENDA  (subject to change)

10:30 a.m.

Coffee & Registration

11:00 a.m.

Eric S. Belsky, Managing Director, Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies
Mijo Vodopic, Program Officer, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

11:10 a.m.

Keynote Address
The Honorable Shaun Donovan
Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

11:35 a.m.

America’s Rental Housing 2013 Research Presentation
Chris Herbert 
Research Director, Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies

12:00 p.m.

Lunch with Remarks by
Michael Stegman
Counselor to the Treasury Secretary for Housing Finance
U.S. Department of the Treasury

1:00 p.m.

CONVERSATION: Future Directions in Assisted Housing
Chris Arnold, Correspondent, National Public Radio (moderator)
Erika Poethig, Fellow and Director of Urban Policy Initiatives, Urban Institute
Mark Calabria, Director of Financial Regulation Studies, CATO Institute

2:00 p.m.

Housing Finance Reform & Multifamily Lending  
The Honorable Mark Warner
U.S. Senator, Commonwealth of Virginia

2:30 p.m.


2:45 p.m.

CONVERSATION: The Evolution of the Rental Housing Market
Nick Timiraos, Reporter, Wall Street Journal (moderator)
Thomas Bozzuto, Chairman and CEO, The Bozzuto Group
Constance Moore, President and Chief Executive Officer, BRE Properties 
Sean Dobson, Chairman and CEO, Amherst Securities Group
Shekar Narasimhan, Managing Partner, Beekman Advisors

4:00 p.m.

The Honorable John Hickenlooper 
Governor of Colorado

4:30 p.m.


6:00 p.m.