Foreclosure…Behind the Numbers: What It Means for Neighborhoods in 2012?

Friday, June 15, 2012
8:45am – 2:00 pm
1717 Euclid Avenue
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Roberta Steinbacher Atrium
Cleveland State University

A Preliminary Look at Housing Units, Vacancy, and Tenure Download
Broken Homes, Broken Dreams Download
Cuyahoga County Foreclosure Prevention Program, 2011 Evaluation Download
FHA Single Family Philadelphia Home Ownership Center Download
Foreclosure and Access to Mortgage Credit in Communities of Color Download
Foreclosure Trends 1995 - 2012 Download
Housing Data: Cuyahoga, Lucas, and State Trends Download
Restoring Stability: A Save the Dream Ohio Initiative Download
The Great Unwinding: A View Framed by the Front Porch Download
About the Forum

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice and produced in partnership with the Ohio Fair Lending Coalition, the Toledo Fair Housing Center and Cleveland State University's Levin College of Urban Affairs and the Levin College Forum Program.

This conference will explore what sources of information and data are available on mortgage foreclosures and defaults, how these default databases are being used, and to provide perspective on what policies are being shaped at the local, state and federal level.
Foreclosure... Behind the Numbers - Bios

Luncheon Speaker
  • Marcy Kaptur, U.S. House of Representatives, 9th District Ohio.
  • Morning Plenary: Representative from the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Kathy Hexter, Director, Center for Community Planning & Development, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs Cleveland State University.
  • April Hirsh, Research Assistant, Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development, Case Western Reserve University.
  • Keith Foster, Director of Enforcement and Compliance, Toledo Fair Housing Center.
  • Paul Bellamy, JD, Ph.D. Director of Development & Research, ESOP.
  • Matt Lampke, Assistant Chief, Mortgage Foreclosure, Ohio Attorney General.
  • Paul Koches, General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Ocwen Financial Corp.
  • Frank Ford, Senior Vice President, Neighborhood Progress Inc.
  • David Rothstein, Project Director, Policy Matters Ohio.
  • Matthew Klesta, Research Analyst, Community Development Department, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.
  • Cindy Flaherty, Director of Home Ownership, Ohio Housing Finance Agency.
  • Brade Payne, Senior Housing Specialist, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Tom Feltner, Vice President, Woodstock Institute.
  • Third Federal Savings and Loan
  • Neighborhood Progress Inc
  • Ohio Fair Lending Coalition
  • Toledo Fair Housing Center
  • Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland
  • PNC Bank
  • United Way 211 First Call for Help
All forum events are free and open to the public.