April 13. 2012 7:00AM - Last modified: April 13. 2012 7:07AM

MADISON - UW-Madison real estate conference to feature big industry names

UW-Madison’s annual real estate conference on June 1 will explore ways to build workable national housing policies in a polarized political environment.

Boasting industry, government and academic perspectives, the conference will feature high-profile speakers including Karl “Chip” Case, co-founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, and Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of Realtors.

Curt Culver, president of Milwaukee-based private mortgage insurance giant MGIC, also will speak, with U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan invited but not confirmed.

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