Tuesdays at APA–DC
Growing Affordable Housing: Challenges Faced in Affluent Montgomery County
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 • 5:30 p.m. ET
Join a conversation with Praj Kasbekar, senior project manager with Montgomery Housing Partnership, about affordable housing in Montgomery County.
She'll share insights into Montgomery County's housing market, trends and housing demand, and the changing economic landscape. Then Kasbeka will explore MHP's approach to addressing these issues through real estate initiatives, resident services, and neighborhood-wide interventions.
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Praj Kasbekar is a senior project manager at Montgomery Housing Partnership Inc. (MHP), a private, nonprofit housing developer that acquires, rehabilitates, builds, and manages quality affordable housing in Montgomery County, Maryland, and revitalizes distressed neighborhoods. As senior project manager, Kasbekar handles acquisitions, financing, and development of multi-family buildings. Kasbekar received her Master of Regional Planning degree from Cornell University, and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Pune, in India.
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The events are free and open to APA members and nonmembers. If you can't join us in person, check out the podcast. Podcasts of many of the programs are posted on the event archive page approximately one week after the live event.
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APA's Washington, D.C., office is located on the corner of 15th and L Streets NW. Please use the entrance on 15th Street. Let security know you are there to attend an event at the American Planning Association and they will direct you to the elevator to the 7th floor.
Several public transportation lines are close by, including the red (Farragut North station) and orange (McPherson Square station) lines. Several Capital Bikeshare stations are also nearby (17th & K; Thomas Circle). Additionally, several paid parking garages are available nearby.
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