The Multicultural Child and Family Hope Center (MCFHC) closed financing to take ownership of a former church property near its current home on the edge of Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood. Enterprise is very excited to announce that this transaction is our first loan closing through our Washington Early Learning Loan (WELL) Fund.
Cedar Crossing is our Home & Hope ideal with its combination of affordable housing and early learning oriented towards walkable living and transit and the result of extraordinarily productive neighborhood engagement. Here's how it came to be.
As a fundraiser, Nikki Kealalio Sutton’s job is to tell a good story. Yet she often wondered if the tale of her Los Angeles nonprofit was perhaps a little too all over the place. Then the coronavirus emerged, toppling any notions about the organization taking on too much or running too many programs.
This blog breaks down recently-released Census data, showing that greater shares of renters – especially those with low income, children and renters of color – than owners are struggling to keep a roof over their heads.
Gov. Gavin Newsom released the May revised budget for the state of California, and even with a significant projected budget deficit, the revision maintains a strong commitment to addressing California’s housing and homelessness crises.
This new report calculates the percentage point change in the share of residents of color by neighborhood gentrification status in 93 cities and compares these changes across three definitions and three decades of analysis.
Raphael Bostic, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta president and CEO, joined Enterprise Community Partners CEO Priscilla Almodovar for a conversation about how affordable housing and nonprofit service providers can help low-wage and hourly workers during and beyond the Covid-19 crisis.
Enterprise's Northern California team is compiling local, state and federal Covid-19 tools and resources for low-income housing and service providers, nonprofits, residents and small businesses. We will provide regular updates on this page and on social media.
Enterprise’s Ohio team is compiling local, state and national Covid-19 tools and resources for low-income housing and service providers, nonprofits and residents. Our national Covid-19 response page is updated regularly with resources on the CARES Act, state and federal policy advocacy, Covid-19 data analysis and resources.
The latest update to Enterprise’s quarterly Housing Tenure Trends report shows continued growth in homeownership rates, up to 65.3 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis. This represents a new high in the homeownership recovery that began four years ago and the largest share of households owning their homes since 2012.
Covid-19’s economic fallout emphasizes that relief at all levels of governments and in partnership with the private sector is essential to mitigate the pandemic’s impact on renter households’ economic and housing stability. Enterprise urges Congress to work with the administration to offer much needed rental assistance. We also encourage state and local governments to work with property owners on ensuring flexibility and assistance for impacted renters in paying their back rent.
Congress included nonprofit organizations under the Small Business Administration Payroll Protection Program. This program provides a 1 percent loan that can be forgiven if certain conditions are met and allows recipients to cover payroll expenses and rent for 2-3 months.
The Bob and Marcia Almquist is a “Housing First” development that will provide 105 units of permanent, supportive housing in a six-story building for chronically homeless, single adults. This project, like most of Plymouth Housing’s portfolio, will include 24 hour on-site staffing and on-site case management for residents.
This unique partnership between Proud Ground, a Community Land Trust, and Habitat for Humanity, will enable families with incomes ranging from 35% to 100% AMI to purchase condominiums that will re-establish roots in an area experiencing a rapid rate of displacement. It is a return home for many Portlanders whose families lived here years ago.
Enterprise Pacific Northwest is closely following state and local resources for affordable housing as they become available. We will be providing regular updates on resources for residents and housing providers on this page, and on social media. You can also follow Enterprise’s list of national resources and federal policy response.
Covid-19 has essentially put a microscope over the structural and institutional racism that is embedded in our communities. The only way to remedy this is with legislation focused on racial equity, improved health outcomes in low-income and rural communities, and actively undoing structural racism.
As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to unfold quickly, Enterprise Southeast is closely following state and local resources for affordable housing as they become available. We will be providing regular updates on resources for residents and housing providers on this page.
Enterprise's Southern California team is compiling local, state and federal Covid-19 tools and resources for low-income housing and service providers, nonprofits, residents and small businesses. We will provide regular updates on this page and on social media. You can also follow Enterprise’s list of national resources and federal policy response.
As we shelter-in-place, we’ve come to acknowledge that self-isolation requires that you have a place to shelter, but half a million Americans don’t, and millions more will join the ranks of the homeless if we don’t take immediate and decisive action.