SAVI Talks! The Changing Affordable Housing Market

The Polis Center   (Indianapolis)

October 2016

Join the Polis Center on Thursday, October 6, from 7:30-10:00 a.m. for the free SAVI Talks! presentation, “The Changing Affordable Housing Market.” Hosted by WFYI, 1630 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202, this free event features an analysis of affordable housing issues in Central Indiana and will help organizations and communities better understand the market so they can impact community development policy and service provision. Specifically, the program will:

  • Touch upon the difference between subsidized housing and the far broader notion of housing affordability
  • Address how bigger market forces impact affordability
  • Discuss how the squeeze on affordability impacts families and households beyond housing

Guest speakers include: John Marron, former Senior Policy Analyst, Public Policy Institute; Christie Gillespie, Vice President, Community Impact, United Way of Central Indiana; and Gail Strong, Vice President, Community Engagement, WFYI.

A light buffet breakfast is available starting at 7:30 a.m., followed by the program at 8:00 a.m. Click here for more information!