Social Science and Land Economics
Portrait of Richard Ely. Ely had formed strong ties between the academy and private sector, putting him in a strong position to advise when Congress created the HOLC and FHA. Ely had advised the National Association of Real Estate Boards (NAREB) in Chicago and helped found a professional society for real estate appraisers.
“Richard Ely,” Redlining Virginia, accessed February 17, 2020, http://www.redliningvirginia.org/items/show/9.