What @sog_ced is reading online: May 2021

The following are articles and reports on the web that the Community and Economic Development Program at the UNC School of Government shared through social media over the past month. Follow us on twitter or facebook to receive regular updates.



Items of interest related to CED in North Carolina:

NC Department of Commerce launches “NC Main to Main Trail” to encourage tourists to visit the state’s beautiful Main Streets by region https://bit.ly/2QYA64a

Other CED items:

Working paper examines Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac progress under their “Duty to Serve” program, which requires them to expand access to affordable housing finance for low- and moderate-income households. https://bit.ly/3yJmdYI

Urban Institute analysis suggests that homeownership is more affordable than rental over the long term for low income persons https://t.co/YqDh5qRO8o?amp=1

DFI Online

UNC DFI provides an update to Orangeburg, SC City Council on community feedback related to the redevelopment of the historic Railroad Corner https://bit.ly/2RKaDvZ

UNC DFI presented market analysis to Southern Pines for potential redevelopment of Morganton Road https://bit.ly/2RKb5dF

Last month’s edition of “What @sog_ced is reading….” April 2021

Compiled by Sara Cockerham

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