Strengthening Hawaii's Housing Market
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (HST)
Sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
The purpose of this meeting is to provide an opportunity for the participants to share their perspectives on the current housing situation and discuss how we can assist distressed borrowers, communities impacted by foreclosures, and first-time homebuyers.
II. Current Foreclosure Situation
Craig Nolte, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
III.Reports from Foreclosure Counseling Organizations
Rene Berthiaume, Network Enterprises, Inc.
IV. Status of Mortgage Settlements
Cecilia Fong, HUD Management Analyst, Field Policy & Management
Brent Suyama, Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Seth Corpus-Lahne, Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
V. Report from Governor’s Affordable Housing Task Force
•Unmet Needs of First-time Homebuyers