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About Chris Krehmeyer

Hello, my name is Chris Krehmeyer, President and CEO of Beyond Housing. This blog is provided as a community service to educate, enlighten and empower people concerning housing, the foreclosure crisis, community development, poverty and any other topic relevant to the mission of Beyond Housing. Beyond Housing reserves the right to approve any comment posted in response to my blogs and will not post any comment that contains offensive or suggestive language. To paraphrase Dr. Martin Luther King, we can disagree without being disagreeable. I am looking forward to exchanging ideas with you.

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Setting the Table and Then Having Humble Pie

Posted on Feb 1, 2016 by

The foundational thinking behind our work at Beyond Housing is our operational mantra of Ask, Align, Act.  We ask the [&hellip

Cold Reality

Posted on Jan 26, 2016 by

We finally got our first real snap of cold winter weather recently.  We all collectively groan and wish for spring.  [&hellip

Powerball Daydreaming

Posted on Jan 16, 2016 by

Like many others this past week my family purchased our lottery tickets and listened for the latest update on how [&hellip

Of the People, By the People, For the People

Posted on Jan 12, 2016 by

We are in the beginning of our torturous presidential election cycle and I, like many others, dread the upcoming barrage [&hellip

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The Curious Promise of Limited Time

Posted on Jan 5, 2016 by

Singer/songwriter Carrie Newcomber used the phrase “the curious promise of limited time” in an interview with Krista Tippett’s On Being [&hellip

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Why Not

Posted on Nov 9, 2015 by

On Wednesday, November 4th we had the VIP Opening of the 24:1 Cinema where we were the first in the [&hellip

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Pope Francis and Our Collective Humanity

Posted on Oct 2, 2015 by

by Chris Krehmeyer, President and CEO, Beyond Housing I happened to be in DC the week Pope Francis began his [&hellip

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Father’s Day

Posted on Jun 13, 2014 by

Father’s Day this year would have been my fathers 78th birthday.  He has been gone for over ten years now [&hellip

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The Normandy Choir: A Picture of Resilience

Posted on Mar 11, 2014 by

There has been a great deal of wonderful press about the Normandy High School choir going to Carnegie Hall to [&hellip

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Posted on Feb 10, 2014 by

Imagine if your place of business has the possibility to go bankrupt in two months.  Imagine if the person in [&hellip

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