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New Housing Community in Minneapolis Provides Hope for Military Veterans Struggling with Homelessness

September 20, 2017

Veterans East, a 100-unit apartment community, provides onsite support services to help ensure veterans have greater access to health, education and job-training programs Funding received from many public-private partners, including $5.2 million from UnitedHealth Group and $7.7 million in deferred loan funds from Minnesota Housing ...
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Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation Finances Preservation of Affordable Housing in Springfield

June 26, 2017

BOSTON, June 26, 2017 – Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation (MHIC) has closed on an $8.4 million low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) investment for the preservation of 42 affordable rental apartments in Springfield’s Old Hill neighborhood. Called St. James Commons, the project is owned and is being rehabilitated by Springfield-based...
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Four NASLEF Fund Members Receive $19 Million in CDFI Capital

October 14, 2016

Four Member Funds of the National Association of State and Local Equity Funds (NASLEF) recently received a combined total of $19 million in Capital Magnet Fund Awards through the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund. The CMF program is funded through allocations made from the Government-Sponsored...
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Hal Keller Elected President of the National Association of State and Local Equity Funds

October 14, 2016

The National Association of State and Local Equity Funds (NASLEF) recently elected new officers at the 23rd Annual NASLEF Conference held in Portland, Maine. Hal Keller, president of Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing (OCCH), accepted the office of president succeeding Nancy Owens, president of Housing Vermont. NASLEF officers include: Vice President-...
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Salvation Army Project Recognized for Historic Preservation (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

November 05, 2015

Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
The Salvation Army’s 3010 Apartments project in St. Louis is getting recognition from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It is among 13 projects nationwide honored this week at the 2015 PastForward National Preservation Conference in Washington. The three­-story building at 3010 Washington Boulevard in midtown St....
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