Q2 Affordable Industry Update
The $25 Billion Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) Program provided under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 will have a significant impact on Affordable Housing.
ERA is designed to make sure rental assistance policies and programs are structured to prevent a mass eviction crisis, protect public health, ensure the immediate and future economic stability of low-income tenants and stabilize renter households.
Join RealPage® VP and Affordable Housing expert Greg Proctor, RealPage VP and Deputy Chief Economist Jay Parsons, RealPage Chief Economist Greg Willet and RealPage VP of Legal Mike Semko for the live webcast, Q2 Affordable Housing Market Update.
You’ll hear from the experts as they discuss insights for the new year, as well as:
- Provide an update to the market for Q2
- How the ERA funding is progressing
- The impact ERA is having on rent collections and evictions
- What else needs to be done to help ensure its success
Greg has been in the Affordable Housing industry for over 35 years, having operated several property management companies and having owned/developed affordable properties across several states. Greg was the founder of Windsor Compliance Services, now RealPage Compliance Services. RealPage acquired Windsor in 2013. Since then, under Greg’s leadership, RealPage Compliance Services has grown to monitoring 195,000 units at over 2,100 properties, helping clients mitigate risk and helping them qualify residents for badly needed affordable housing. Greg is now overseeing RealPage’s affordable vertical market as its Vice President of Affordable Housing Solutions.
Greg WillettChief Economist, RealPage, Inc.
Greg facilitates the alignment of the firm’s technology and analytics solutions with rental housing sector needs and opportunities. He is well versed on rental housing market fundamentals and activity nationally, by metro and in individual neighborhoods. Greg is active in industry organizations such as the National Multifamily Housing Council, the Urban Land Institute and the National Apartment Association. He provides commentary for national and local business media.
Jay ParsonsVP, Head of Economics & Industry Principals, RealPage, Inc.
Jay Parsons serves as VP, Head of Economics & Industry Principals for RealPage. He is a frequent author and speaker on topics including rental housing investment and asset management strategy, rental housing policy issues, risk management and property management – covering apartments and single-family rentals. Jay has been cited in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and CNBC, among other outlets. His commentaries have been published by the Pension Real Estate Association, the Mortgage Bankers Association, the National Apartment Association, American Banker and GlobeSt.
Mike SemkoVice President, Legal, RealPage, Inc.
Mike Semko is Vice President of Legal for RealPage and advises the company on corporate and regulatory issues. Prior to that, he was VP and legal counsel to the National Apartment Association (NAA) for nearly a decade.