Lunch & Learn: The State of Housing

As housing supply dwindles, affordability concerns grow while competition heats up the market. This Lunch & Learn will examine the current state of housing, featuring experts who have an eye on the market.

HousingWire Annual Virtual Summit

Join us on October 25 for a chance to see a handpicked selection of sessions from HousingWire Annual along with technology demos from the most innovative tech companies! Register now for FREE to experience HW Annual just like you were there.

How credit scores impact lenders’ pipelines in a purchase market

When a lender works with a borrower to improve their credit score, they are able to offer the most competitive rate and terms. Learn more here!

Volly’s Grant Moon on challenges facing veterans

In this episode of HousingNews, we are joined by Grant Moon who discusses the difficulties veterans face during the home-buying process and misconceptions about VA loans.

Awards

2020 HW Rising Star: Ajita Atreya

Freddie Mac Senior Economist

Ajita Atreya
Freddie Mac Senior Economist, Age: 35

As a senior economist in Freddie Mac’s Economic and Housing Research Group, Ajita Atreya advances Freddie Mac’s business needs and ensures its future growth with her keen research and analytical expertise. In order to help the company minimize housing risks, Atreya detects, recognizes and assesses the risk, and creates solutions that help avoid unwanted outcomes. Atreya is a highly recognized subject matter expert on the housing market. Her work, published in top academic journals and international journals, has been cited numerous times on matters including the areas of risk assessment, risk perception, behavioral economics and community resilience. At Freddie Mac, her work is published as Insights, comprehensive research studies that have a large readership and are recognized widely by industry peers. Atreya’s public-facing work has been an invaluable tool in helping educate various audiences on Freddie Mac’s value, both to the public and its investors, while also helping them understand broader issues in the economy and the housing market.

What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
“‘Respect everyone’s perspective because all perspectives matter.’ The way you see the world might be completely different from how others see it and understanding others’ perspectives helps you make informed decisions – whether in business or life.”

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