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Tacoma, Washington Affordable Housing Action Strategy, Recipient of the 2018 Smart Housing Award

The City of Tacoma developed its Affordable Housing Action Strategy as an urgent response to growing housing needs among residents. Due to its innovative approaches of using data and conducting wide-reaching community engagement, it recently received Washington Governor Jay Inslee’s 2018 Smart Housing Award.
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Realizing the Benefits of Bringing Early Learning and Affordable Housing Together in Washington

Our recently released report, Home & Hope: Creating Early Learning and Affordable Housing Together, builds upon the experience and expertise of designers, developers, educators, policy makers and funders to guide the development process from site selection to finance, design and, finally, operation.
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Celebrating the Equity Closing of Colonia Unidad Esperanza

Congratulations to Farmworker Housing Development Corporation on the closing of Colonia Unidad & Esperanza Court in Woodburn, Oregon! The two-site mixed construction project will preserve 12 homes at Esperanza Court and create 44 homes at Colonia Unidad.
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Early Start on Success: Spotlight on Home & Hope

Home & Hope is a program to facilitate the development of affordable housing and early childhood education centers on underutilized, tax-exempt sites owned by public agencies and nonprofits in King County, Washington. We are bringing together a working coalition of early childhood educators, housing providers, elected officials, philanthropic organizations and public stakeholders to help create more homes like that of Xochitl Rojas.
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Affordable Housing Wins Big in Washington State’s 2018 Legislative Session

Less than three months into 2018, the Washington Legislature has already had an incredibly productive year. Like most states, Washington is experiencing an affordable housing crisis, but this year affordable housing advocates achieved some significant victories that would spur the production of new units, provide more tenant protections, and improve services for the homeless.
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Celebrating the Financial Closing of Cornelius Place

Congratulations to BRIDGE Housing Corporation and Bienestar, Inc., on the financial closing of Cornelius Place! The new mid-rise development located in Cornelius, Oregon, will add 45 affordable homes for seniors in an ideal location near medical facilities and within walking distance of daily services. The ground floor of the building will be owned by the City of Cornelius and house a new public library and YMCA wellness center.
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