REALTORS® along with many community members have been asking: What can we do together to facilitate the development of owner-occupied housing for our workforce; and is it possible to identify clear pathways, initiatives and partnerships to overcome barriers preventing the creation of owner-occupied workforce housing in Tompkins County?
On Thursday, November 29, 2018 over 100 community members representing: housing, planning, municipalities, financial institutions, and employers worked together to develop ideas about how to address barriers to housing development in Tompkins County. Below are materials that were distributed at the event.
Learning from our Neighbors
Profile of the Workforce Home Buyer and Current Housing Market Conditions
Obstacles and Opportunities for Workforce Home Ownership
Johanna Anderson – Executive Director INHS, Buzz Dolph, Owner Tiny Timbers, Susan Ritter, Director of Planning Town of Ithaca, Chris Werner, VP of Mortgage Operations CFCU, Seph Murtagh, Ithaca Common Council 2nd Ward
Moderated by: Dr. Sean Eversley Bradwell Director of IDEAS and MLK Scholars Program at Ithaca College
White Paper Documents