[Hpn] Reminder -- State of the Nation's Housing: On-line chat with Nicolas Retsinas of Harvard University -- TODAY at 3:30 EDT

H. C. Covington H. C. Covington" <icanamerica@bellsouth.net
Tue, 09 Jul 2002 09:22:45 -0500

Dear Member:

You are invited to participate in a KnowledgePlex on-line chat--TODAY,
July 9 -- with Nicolas Retsinas, Director, Joint Center for Housing Studies
of Harvard University on the findings of the 2002 State of the Nation's
Housing Report.

Interested in discussing the State of the Nation's Housing?

Join us on-line for this live chat this afternoon at 3:30 p.m. EDT.

Please log on to http://www.knowledgeplex.org/chat for more information and/or
to participate in the chat.  So, at 3:30 this afternoon, just log on to
http://www.knowledgeplex.org/chat to ask questions and/or share your views.

We look forward to your participation.

Chat Overview:
The housing sector has demonstrated remarkable resiliency during our recent

Nicolas Retsinas will discuss the underlying causes and whether this resiliency
can be sustained.

He will also examine the impact of minority households on the housing markets of

Among other things, the chat will focus on the growing affordability crisis
affecting working families throughout the nation.

He will take questions and comments on how these trends impact diverse
communities, as well as share thoughts on the heightened vulnerability that many
new (and old) homeowners face.

H. C. [Sonny] Covington
Nonprofit Information Specialist
Homeless and Housing News