FundFire published a feature on the growing interest in affordable housing strategies among institutional investors. This trend is unfolding as the need for affordable housing is as great as ever, as ESG investing is growing in popularity, and as investors are seeking out alternative sources of income.
“The current low-rate environment may further push investor demand as they seek good, predictable fixed-income yields,” Jeff Brenner, CEO of IMPACT Community Capital, told FundFire. In the article, Brenner detailed the challenges that institutional investors face but also the opportunities to make a positive financial and social impact through investments in affordable housing strategies.
Read Jeff’s insight on the need for investments in affordable housing here.