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Excerpt from Spectrum MyNews13
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — In the midst of an affordable housing crisis, Orange County leaders are celebrating the renovation and expansion of affordable apartments. The Wayne Densch Center is being renovated Ability Housing given grant to come from Jacksonville Private, […]
Excerpt from the Orlando Business Journal:
The affordable housing issue came into focus for local banker Sandy Hostetter in early 2018, after the completion of a new development west of downtown. Lift Orlando — the nonprofit started by some of the area’s most prominent business leaders to rejuvenate downtown’s struggling neighborhoods without gentrifying the existing communities […]
Officials offered a “sneak peek” Wednesday at a new $27.4 million lakefront apartment development on Mercy Drive — the start of a long-planned revitalization effort for the neighborhood and a cornerstone of Orlando’s ambitious affordable-housing strategy. “This is beautiful,” said Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, who toured the three-story buildings currently under construction and walked through […]
The Solution That Saves-Two Year Evaluation Report
Shannon Nazworth believes Central Florida government officials are on the right track when it comes to their latest efforts to add affordable housing to the region, which currently is ranked as the worst for that in the nation, according to Washington D.C.-based National Low Income Housing Coalition. Read More