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March 27th, 2013

Public Interest Design Week

  Oystertree Principal, Casius Pealer, participated in the first-ever Public Interest Design Week last week at the University of Minnesota College of Design, hosted by PublicInterestDesign.org. This event brought together numerous other public interest design-related events, including the Public Interest Design Institute and the Structures for Inclusion annual conference. Keynote speakers included Michael Kimmelman, Architecture [...]

March 1st, 2013

The Future of FHA and Affordable Housing

On March 4, Oystertree Senior Advisor, Lisa Hodges, will participate in a panel discussion hosted by Next City at the National Building Museum with key leaders in housing, lending, real estate and government to discuss the future of housing policy by examining the role of one of its most fundamental actors – the Federal Housing [...]

February 23rd, 2013

  On Saturday, Feb 23, Oystertree Principal Casius Pealer will be presenting on a panel, “An International Look at Informal Housing and its Environmental Effects” at part of Tulane University’s Environmental Law Summit. Casius will be presenting alongside Edesio Fernandes, a Brazilian lawyer based in London. Edesio is also coordinator of IRGLUS (International Research Group [...]