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The Week Ahead: Assessing the Crisis

It’s not breaking news that the U.S. is in a housing crisis. Report after report has explained how inventory is in short supply causing housing prices to surge, but what can be done to begin to fix the problem? This coming week, the United States Senate will meet to discuss just that. At the finance meeting Tuesday, August 1, the Senate will be examining America’s affordable housing crisis, focusing on the challenges that surround it and possible solutions.

The meeting will commence at 10 a.m. EDT, SD-215. To see live footage, click here.

Other Events in the Week Ahead: 

Pending Home Sales Index, Monday 10 a.m. EDT

Construction Spending Report, Tuesday 10 a.m. EDT

Freddie Mac Weekly Mortgage Survey, Thursday 10 a.m. EDT

About Author: Joey Pizzolato

Joey Pizzolato is the Online Editor of DS News and MReport. He is a graduate of Spalding University, where he holds a holds an MFA in Writing as well as DePaul University, where he received a B.A. in English. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in a variety of print and online journals and magazines. To contact Pizzolato, email joseph.pizzolato@thefivestar.com.

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