Scott Bernstein is President of the Center for Neighborhood Technology, an urban sustainability innovations laboratory which helps local leaders understand and use their hidden assets;
He co-developed the Location Efficient Mortgage® and the new H + T Affordability Indexsm. On the Web, http:/htaindex.org provides this index, maps and data for all 337 metro areas. An agreement of HUD and DOT Secretaries Donovan and LaHood & EPA Adm. Jackson commits to “redefining affordability” to include transportation costs.
He co-founded & chairs STPP, a national coalition which shifted federal policy toward greater local control. The resulting ISTEA legislation was reauthorized twice. He co-founded the Center for Transit Oriented Development, which created the nation’s first National
Scott Bernstein is 58 years old, and lives with his family in Evanston, Illinois.