CONVERGENCE: The Future is Female: How Women are Shaping the Future of Housing

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MBA Member Price $0.00
Non-Member Price $399.00


Series Summary

This webinar is the third in a six-part webinar series on “The Physics of Affordable Housing” which features experts speaking on different housing affordability topics.

Each session will be a 45-minute interactive conversation offering a variety of perspectives.


Women, whether as heads of households or key influencers within a family, often drive decisions about homeownership. Single women represent the second largest cohort of homebuyers, but despite their growing purchasing power, they still face challenges in homebuying. This webinar features a group of experts who will share their insights on how to reach women in the housing market, including ideas for different strategies, tactics, and partnerships.


2:00-2:45 PM ET


  • Understanding the market opportunities and challenges for women homeowners
  • Insights into the messages (and messengers) that will help reach women
  • Ideas for partnerships that will help you bridge the gender gap

Who Should Attend?

  • Single-family residential membership
  • Residential Mortgage Banking Executives
  • Heads of Production and Business Development
  • Loan Officers
  • Branch Managers


  • Marcia Davies, Chief Operating Officer, Mortgage Bankers Association


    • Marisa Calderon, Executive Director, NCRC Community Development Fund and Chief of Community Finance & Mobility, NCRC
    • Kristin Messerli, VP, Mortgage Sales at
    • Jillian Olinger, Chief Mission Officer, YWCA of Columbus

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