Affordable housing has always been in short supply and as Charlotte and the region have grown, finding that housing has becoming increasingly challenging. But researchers from here and around the country have been collecting extensive data and the city is using that data to guide their decisions on affordable housing in the future. We hear about the challenge, the data and the plan to use that data.
Matthew Martin - senior vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and Charlotte regional executive.
Amy Hawn Nelson - Director of Research for the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute and director of the Institute for Social Capital, Inc.
Rebecca Hefner - Community Research Manager in Charlotte’s Department of Neighborhood and Business Services.
Charlotte Data Day starts at 8:30am at UNC Charlotte’s Center City Campus on June 17. Find out more at http://ui.uncc.edu/programs/dataday/agenda