CICD Events

Homeownership in Indian Country: Creating the Opportunity for Choice

 

On July 9-10, 2018, the Center for Indian Country Development hosted a dynamic convening with systems leaders to discuss how to make homeownership a real opportunity in Native communities and to unveil the Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership.

You may access both the event and the Handbook:

Read the Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership

Watch videos of the event

See photos of the event


Event Details

Day I - July 9, 2018 | Land Data for Promoting Indian Business and Homeownership on Reservations

Mystic Lake Center, Prior Lake, MN 55372

Event Agenda

Day II - July 10, 2018 | Homeownership in Indian Country: Creating the Opportunity for Choice

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Event Agenda

Event Description

Day I – Land Data for Promoting Reservation Business and Homeownership Development

The Department of the Interior, the Tribal-Interior Budget Council, and Center for Indian Country Development brought over 130 attendees together to discuss the importance of accurate and complete land records, efficient business processes, and the role of land status in economic development:

  • Criticality of accurate and complete land records to Indian business and homeownership
  • Land data needed to support the leasing process on trust lands
  • Challenges to improving the quality of and access to accurate land data
  • Tribal innovations and solutions to land data issues

Access presentations

CICD Logo usdi logo

 

Day II – Homeownership in Indian Country: Creating the Opportunity for Choice

The Center for Indian Country Development, Enterprise Community Partners, and NeighborWorks America continued the conversation featuring the work of the National Native Homeownership Coalition:

  • Using data to improve lending practices
  • Harmonizing federal policy and procedures
  • Modeling innovative practices
  • Creating real homeownership opportunities

The Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership, a blueprint and policy guide for homeownership in Native communities, was unveiled and copies distributed to attendees.
Access presentations
Watch panel videos
Read the Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership
Request a copy of the Tribal Leaders Handbook on Homeownership

CICD LogoNW logo
 

Top