We Continue with our Home Ownership Matters Series!
Dr. Kim Manturuk is the Senior Research Associate in Financial Services at the Center for Community Capital, a research institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Presently, her research focuses on the social and financial impacts of home-ownership in urban neighborhoods. Her recent research has appeared in Socio-Economics, Social Service Review, Social Science Research, and the Journal of Urban Affairs. She received her PhD in sociology from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Our topics include :
- Social Benefits Home Ownership vs Renting
- Civil Engagement because of Home Ownership
- Mental Health Benefit of Home Ownership!
Dr. Manturuk’s research and testimony has been called in front of the House of Representatives as a source for future policy making for our nations housing crisis. Also, most national housing agency, like Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac use her research to help craft agency goals. The National Realtor Association use her research as well!