Housing Production and Affordability

Date February 4, 2021
Location Zoom Conference
Time 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM
Zoom information provided in registration confirmation email.

The Impact on Regional Economic Competitiveness

Housing attainability and affordability are key drivers for economic development, as access to a larger workforce pool is increasingly an important factor in where a company chooses to locate.  In fact, in a 2018 survey of U.S. corporate real estate executives, “availability of skilled labor” was ranked as the most important site-selection factor.    But it is no secret that housing affordability and attainability are an issue in the greater Washington D.C. Metropolitan Region.

Many local jurisdictions have pledged to provide their share of the region’s housing needs, based on the current housing deficits projected by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG).  Creative solutions are needed to increase housing supply of both market rate affordable and low-income affordable housing. 

Please join CREW DC for a panel discussion among local government and business leaders, policy experts and developers to holistically explore this challenge and the creative solutions needed to address the housing affordability crisis and enhance the region’s economic competitiveness.   


Jeannette Chapman

Jeannette Chapman, Director

The Stephen S. Fuller Institute

Jonathan Griffith

Jonathan Griffith, Managing Director

Capital One Center

Victor Hoskins

Victor Hoskins, President and CEO

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Jair Lynch

Jair Lynch, President and CEO

Jair Lynch Real Estate Partners

CREW Members: Free
Non-Members: $25

Confirmed 2021 CREW DC Chapter Sponsors may invite nonmembers to attend at no charge. Reach out to admin@crewdc.org to access this benefit.

Zoom link will be provided to registered participants.

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