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Magnolia Mothers Program Continues to Lead by Example in the National News

Click Here for NPR Interview! Click Here for Fortune Article! Click Here for TED Talk! Click Here for PBS Talk! Click Her for MS Magazine Article! Joe Wishcamper learned early in his career that many of the lowest income residents are often caught in generational beliefs and behaviors reinforced by systemic and institutional racism that… Read more »

PNC Tax Credit Group and Citi Community Capital to Provide $78M of Financing for Beaverton Affordable Housing Project. Colas Construction Selected as General Contractor.

December 2, 2020 | Press Release Beaverton, Oregon – Wishcamper Development Partners (“Wishcamper”) is pleased to announce that Colas Construction has been selected as the General Contractor for Wishcamper’s 309-unit affordable housing development in Beaverton.  PNC Real Estate’s Tax Credit Group (“PNC”) will be providing the equity financing and Citi Community Capital (“Citi”) will be providing… Read more »

Wishcamper Development Partners Closes on $51.6M in Funding to Build 240-Units of Affordable Housing

September 28, 2020 | Press Release Bend, Oregon – Wishcamper Development Partners (“Wishcamper”) is pleased to announce it has closed on the financing to construct Stillwater Crossing Apartments (“Stillwater”), a 240-unit affordable housing apartment community serving working families and individuals in Bend. Planning for the project began in 2019, and despite the COVID-19 pandemic that impacted… Read more »

Hermanson Preserve Apartments Awarded LIFT Funding

An affordable-housing apartment project in Woodburn was among the recipients of Oregon Housing and Community Services’ recent Local Innovation and Fast Track (LIFT) funding awards. Hermanson Preserve Apartments, a planned 168-unit development with a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, received a $7.35 million LIFT award. The development is sited for construction in southeast… Read more »

State grant helps local affordable housing efforts

State grant helps local affordable housing efforts SCOTT CARROLL The News-Review Work continues at Deer Creek Village apartment complex in Roseburg. Once completed, the NeighborWorks Umpqua project will provide 68 rental units for veterans and low income residents. MICHAEL SULLIVAN/News-Review file photo Efforts to increase the stock of affordable housing in the area got a… Read more »

$75 Million in State Funding Awarded to Increase Affordable Housing

OREGON HOUSING & COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 14, 2020 CONTACT:  Kate Gonsalves Communications and Public Relations Coordinator Oregon Housing and Community Services (503) 931-5087, [email protected] $75 Million in State Funding Awarded to Increase Affordable Housing More than 1,200 homes received funding SALEM, OR – Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) is excited to announce recent… Read more »