Heather K. Way

Heather K. Way is a professor at the University of Texas School of Law, where she serves as director of the Community Development Clinic. Her work focuses on analyzing and developing laws and public policies that promote the creation of equitable communities, including: problem properties, land title issues in low-income communities, land banks, housing preservation, transit-oriented development, and inclusionary housing.

Homeownership Without a Net

Despite some new reforms, low-income households buying homes outside the traditional mortgage market are still at tremendous risk—and often legal limbo.