30 episodes

Podcast by Freddie Mac Multifamily

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Podcast by Freddie Mac Multifamily

    The 2019 Green Bond Impact Report

    The 2019 Green Bond Impact Report

    Freddie Mac Multifamily’s Green Advantage® loan program has seen tremendous growth since it’s inception. Working closely with investors, lenders and borrowers, the program supports workforce housing, contributes to building sustainable communities and encourages positive social and environmental practices. In this episode, Steve and Corey are joined by colleagues Amanda Nunnink and Luba Kim-Reynolds from our Investor Relations team to discuss the evolution of our green program, its benefits to tenants and the environment and some highlights from the inaugural Green Bond Impact Report.

    • 19 min
    Housing Development with Mike Kingsella

    Housing Development with Mike Kingsella

    Solving the housing shortage involves understanding complex, local housing policies and how they affect supply. Fortunately, resources like Up For Growth’s Charlotte Housing Policy and Affordability Calculator, help piece together some of these details. In this episode, we’re excited to welcome back Mike Kingsella, executive director at Up for Growth. Mike – and Up for Growth – have done a great deal to bring attention to housing affordability, policy and the market imbalance.

    • 28 min
    Ivory Prize Winners with Kent Colton

    Ivory Prize Winners with Kent Colton

    We’re excited to welcome back Kent Colton to the podcast! Kent is president of the Colton Housing Group and senior research fellow at the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard. He is also chairman of the advisory board for the Ivory Prize for Affordable Housing. The 2020 Ivory Prize winners were announced just before this podcast and exemplify innovations and solutions to addressing housing affordability. In this episode, we take an in-depth look at some of those projects, talk about what is going on at the grassroots level and recap this year’s Ivory Prize winners.

    • 57 min
    Small Multifamily Properties with Andrew Jakabovics

    Small Multifamily Properties with Andrew Jakabovics

    Small properties are a critical source of affordable multifamily rentals. In this episode, Steve and Corey talk with Andrew Jakabovics, vice president for policy development at Enterprise Community Partners – a national nonprofit that focuses on housing affordability. Together they discuss challenges to preserving small multifamily units, their on-going affordability, market trends and research into this segment of the market.

    • 36 min
    10,000… and counting!

    10,000… and counting!

    10,000. That’s the number of total listens to the Freddie Mac Multifamily podcast since we released our first episode in April 2019. We’re really grateful that so many of you have tuned into the show and for all the fantastic guests this past year. And as a way of saying “thank you,” we want to share some of our fun moments that didn’t make the cut.

    • 3 min
    Social Impact Investing with Bobby Turner

    Social Impact Investing with Bobby Turner

    Times of distress, like we’re in now, highlight the importance of housing and community security. In this episode, Steve and Corey chat with Bobby Turner, founder of Turner Impact Capital – one of the nation’s leading voices in social impact investing. Together they discuss housing innovations and take a deep dive into the important topics of education and health care and their impact on housing affordability.

    • 34 min

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