Community Development

72-Unit Housing Project with Space for Grandparents Resource Center in Paterson's Historic District Gains Housing Authority, State Approvals

5.26.21

From TAP into Paterson:

The Housing Authority of the City of Paterson gave a project at the historic Argus Mill site in the Great Falls Historic District a boost Monday when they approved a resolution calling for the issuance of 52 project based vouchers that will allow the Authority to supplement the rental payments for those residents.

Lucas Metropolitan Housing to grow Collingwood Green development

5.26.21

From the Toledo Blade:

Lucas Metropolitan Housing is expanding its Collingwood Green development again, this time with 55 family townhomes and 75 senior apartments.

They’ll likely be the last builds on the 20-acre site bounded by Nebraska Avenue, Division Street, Indiana Avenue, and I-75 near downtown Toledo as the housing agency looks to complete its first mixed-income neighborhood. The project has been 15 years in the making and will total about $80 million.

NRP, San Antonio Housing Authority partnering to add affordable apartments in Southwest and East San Antonio

5.11.21

From the San Antonio Express-News:

A national developer is partnering with the San Antonio Housing Authority to build two complexes totaling more than 600 apartments in Southwest and East San Antonio. With a combined valuation of nearly $116 million, both will receive a full property tax exemption in exchange for including lower-priced units for rent.

The power to break new ground: Reviving Jordan Downs helps fulfill longstanding promises (Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles)

5.11.21

From Bank of America:

In the 1940s, the Jordan Downs housing development was built in an underserved section of Los Angeles, CA. Recently, the Michaels Organization and BRIDGE Housing have stepped in to revitalize Jordan Downs, with financing from Bank of America.

With 1,400 units of affordable housing and a 76% local-hire rate, the project is transforming the neighborhood and creating new opportunities for the people who live and work there.

Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announces plan to issue $30M in general revenue bonds that will support creation of at least 500 new affordable housing units annually through 2025

4.7.21

From Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority's press release:

The Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) announced today it is issuing $30 million in general revenue bonds this year as part of a plan to develop or acquire a minimum of 500 affordable mixed-income units annually in Columbus through 2025.

Vancouver Housing Authority sees uptick in affordable housing construction

4.7.21

From the Vancouver Housing Authority's press release:

With 159 new units of affordable housing under construction and another 106 units set to start construction later this year, Vancouver Housing Authority is experiencing one of its busiest years yet.

“We’ve definitely upped the amount of projects,” said VHA Development Director Victor Caesar.

Noteworthy projects in the pipeline include:

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