Balancing Durable Affordability and Wealth Creation: Responding to Concerns about Shared Equity Homeownership

Publication Date: June 2009

Publisher: Center for Housing Policy (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Rick Jacobus; Ryan Sherriff

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Keywords: Shared Equity

Type: Report


Rick Jacobus is a principal at Burlington Associates and Community Development. Ryan Sherriff is a research associate for the Center for Housing Policy. This report explores community concerns over the potential limitation of wealth creation in shared equity homeownership programs and how to best balance permanent affordability and asset building in these programs.