Groups ask Ohio to spend $300M of COVID relief funds on housing

American Rescue Plan Act money could help create thousands of affordable rental and housing units, reducing homelessness and bringing stability to the lives of many vulnerable Ohioans, said the Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio (COHHIO).

Dayton Daily News • June 27, 2022

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'Print' your next home: A possible solution to the affordable housing crisis

Homebuyers facing skyrocketing prices are looking for alternatives to traditional homebuilding that are both sustainable and more affordable. But an alternative is edging into the homebuilding environment: 3D printing, as contractors see potential for 3D printing as a solution to supply chain issues and affordable housing.

USA Today • June 30, 2022

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Financing offered to minority developers for affordable housing

KeyBank Community Development Lending and Investments (CDLI) recently provided a $20 million term loan to Enterprise Community Loan Fund Inc. to Equitable Path Forward, a $3.5 billion nationwide initiative “…to help dismantle the legacy of racism in housing,” officials said. The aim: To provide financing to minority developers keen on building affordable rental housing in marginalized communities.

MPA Magazine • June 30, 2022

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Local real estate developer constructs "micro-homes" as solution for housing in South Fulton

Georgia real estate developer and investor, Booker T. Washington, is on a mission to help people find housing solutions, particularly in the south metro. Washington says the development of the micro homes is the “different way.” The one- and two-bedroom micro homes are between 350 and 600 square feet. There are 29 units and they all sold out within two months of their launch at a price point between $200,000 to $230,000.

WSB-TV Atlanta • July 3, 2022

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