Carey Shea

Carey Shea
Carey Shea is director of special initiatives at Home by Hand Inc., and a founding member and coordinator of the Neighborhood Homes Investment Coalition. 
Home by Hand Inc. builds homes on vacant lots for moderate-income homebuyers, who contribute sweat equity and are often joined by volunteers.

Single-Family Subsidies Are Needed Outside Hot Markets

There isn’t a tax credit program available to spur investment in single-family residential neighborhoods, but an alliance of national real estate, housing, community development, lending, and construction organizations is working to change that.