Tempering the influence of private equity in manufactured housing

Share List From: Shelterforce In March, C & C Community in Billings, Montana, became the 11th resident-owned manufactured housing community in the state. With technical assistance from ROC USA partner NeighborWorks Montana, the conversion from a traditional land-lease community to a cooperative took homeowners about six months to accomplish. Manufactured homeowners are particularly vulnerable to…

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16Apr

Housing Alliance Job Opening: Housing Specialist

Share List BACKGROUND The Housing Alliance of PA, under contract with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (PA DHS), seeks to fill the new position of Housing Specialist who will provide support to PA DHS on implementation of the housing strategy. (http://www.dhs.pa.gov/cs/groups/webcontent/documents/document/c_228399.pdf). POSITION OVERVIEW The Housing Specialist is an employee of the Housing Alliance of…

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06Nov

New Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania Blight Report Released

Share List Fighting blight has been the goal of many communities across Pennsylvania. Now… A new report is looking at ways communities can turn blighted properties into opportunities. A new report released called “Revitalizing Pennsylvania” looks at ways cities across the state have successfully turned around blighted properties and recommends ways others can do the…

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18Apr

2018 PHARE Funding Supports Pennsylvania Affordable Housing Projects

Share List 2018 PHARE Funding Supports Pennsylvania Affordable Housing Projects Last Thursday Governor Tom Wolf announced the 2017-18 projects that received PHARE funding. A total of $26.6 million was awarded to 137 housing and community development initiatives in 52 counties. “The projects that received PHARE-RTT funding will help the receiving organizations meet needs within their…

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