Continue the tradition! Don't miss the largest secondary market event on the west coast, the 42nd Annual Western Secondary Market Conference! We'll discuss everything the residential real estate finance pro needs to know in order to thrive in 2014 and beyond. This year's theme is simple and straightforward: Envision. Plan. Execute.
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For many observers, “skin in the game” is synonymous with a large down payment that limits lender or investor risk. However, skin in the game can be defined much more broadly, since financial investment is only one factor that mitigates risk.
The Silicon Valley area added 385,000 jobs between 2010 and 2015, but only issued building permits for 58,000 units in that same time frame, creating an unsustainable housing marker that shuts out all but the richest buyers. What, if anything, can be done to cool off skyrocketing home prices?