Real Estate News
September 11, 2012
Prof. Mayer talks about how home ownership helps the taxpayer, not just the retirees.
August 31, 2012
The article cites research co–authored by Prof. Piskorski that investigates the reasons behind the shortfall of the HAMP program.
Putting Numbers to HAMP’s Limited Impact
August 04, 2012
Prof. Sagalyn discusses the opportunities and risks associated with New York City’s Hudson Yards real estate venture.
Hudson Yards: NY’s Urban Town Within a City
May 17, 2012
The article mentions research by Profs. Mayer and Piskorski on the design of mortgage modification programs.
Principal Reductions Won’t Solve the Mortgage Mess
April 25, 2012
The article features several remarks made by Prof. Mayer during his testimonial before the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs.
More Refinance Help on Horizon for Fannie, Freddie Homeowners?
January 20, 2012
Prof. Meier talks to Marketplace Radio about his study that finds an association between impatience and lower credit scores.
December 29, 2011
The New York Times’ Bucks blog discusses Prof. Meier’s study on the association between impatience and lower credit scores.
Impatient? It May Be Hurting Your Credit Score
August 24, 2011
The article features a mortgage refinancing plan proposed by Prof. Chris Mayer and Dean Glenn Hubbard, and how the plan could support the housing market and US economy.
U.S. May Back Refinance Plan for Mortgages
June 15, 2011
The Atlantic discusses a study by Senior Vice Dean Chris Mayer that explores why consumers chose to default when they received news that their mortgage plan at Countrywide Financial was about to become part of a mortgage modification program.
Mortgage Modification Program Encourages Default
January 12, 2011
Columbia University President Lee Bollinger, in consultation with Dean Glenn Hubbard and members of the Columbia Business School Board of Overseers, has chosen Elizabeth Diller of the New York-based architecture firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro to design the School's new facilities in Manhattanville.