Items Tagged with 'J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation'


  • Housing industry heavy hitters to speak at exclusive Detroit conference

    Set to discuss options for housing America’s families
    Two top industry leaders were added to the list of panelists for an upcoming event from the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation for Housing America’s Families. The event, which will take place in Detroit in November, examines themes such as solving the rental affordability crisis, the future of housing finance and others.
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  • Confirmation hearing for HUD Deputy Secretary nominee Pam Patenaude set for June 6

    Patenaude to appear before Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
    Pam Patenaude’s day on Capitol Hill is nigh upon us. Patenaude, the Trump administration’s choice to serve as the deputy secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, will appear before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on Tuesday for her confirmation hearing.
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  • Trump picks Pam Patenaude to serve as HUD deputy secretary

    Currently serves as president of the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation
    HousingWire Woman of Influence Pam Patenaude was originally shortlisted to serve as the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. That position ended up going to Ben Carson, as HousingWire first reported. Now in another HousingWire first, President Donald Trump plans to install Patenaude in the true position of power at HUD – deputy secretary.
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  • [Video] One housing issue keeps this expert up at night

    America’s inventory crisis
    Inventory shortages — two words that plague would-be homebuyers and the housing economy overall. Laurie Goodman, codirector of the Housing Finance Policy Center with the Urban Institute, recently sat down with HousingWire to explain why the lack of housing availability keeps her up at night.
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  • [Video] Here’s one way housing and healthcare go together

    Former representative Rick Lazio explains
    Housing and healthcare, to some peoples’ surprise, are closely related. Recent talks surrounding President-elect Donald Trump selecting Ben Carson, a former GOP presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon, as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development helped bring this association back to the forefront of housing conversations. Former representative Rick Lazio explains in a video interview.
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  • [Video] The many challenges facing Trump on promised GSE reform

    Where will GSE reform rank in priority?
    Reforming Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac moved from a backburner issue to a hot topic after Treasury secretary nominee Steve Mnuchin revealed his plans for GSE reform in an interview on Dec. 1. So how does this look in execution? Recently, after moderating a panel on GSE reform, Jeb Mason, a partner at The Cypress Group, explained what the biggest challenges facing President-elect Donald Trump on this are going to be.
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  • Jeb Hensarling: “Dodd-Frank was a grave mistake”

    Housing reform top priority
    Attendees at the Housing America’s Families Forum in Dallas at the George W. Bush Presidential Library gathered for a light lunch on Friday to listen to one of the most eagerly anticipated speakers of the day, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Rep. Jeb Hensarling. While he is currently rumored to be the next Secretary of the Treasury, he chose to focus his speech on the death of Dodd-Frank.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Deutsche Bank cutting back on mortgage business?

    Plus, a new name emerges to serve as Trump's HUD secretary
    Is Deutsche Bank about to cut back on its mortgage business? It appears so. Plus, a new name emerges to run HUD in President-elect Donald Trump's administration. And why is a massive Silicon Valley venture capital firm investing in a real estate loan marketplace? All that, and more, in your Monday Morning Cup of Coffee.
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  • Pam Patenaude reportedly under consideration to serve as Trump's HUD secretary

    Currently the president of the J. Ronald Terwilliger Foundation
    With future Commander-in-Chief Donald Trump officially set, there are 15 other seats on the president’s cabinet to start speculating about. And the one that’s closest to housing, the secretary of Housing and Urban Development, could possibly go to someone who was recently featured on the cover of HousingWire Magazine and was included as a Women of Influence in 2013.
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