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By Philippe DjegalPublished: February 6, 2018, 10:38 pm  Updated: February 7, 2018, 4:36 am   MOBILE USERS, CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL VIDEO EMERYVILLE (KRON) — Federal housing statistics estimate 12 million renters and homeowners now pay more than 50 percent of their annual income for housing. The government recognizes that if you pay 30 percent of your income on housing, you need may need help finding something affordable. Bay Area cities know this crisis all too well, and in Emeryville, “affordable” is becoming a reality. But you have to qualify to get in. “Eighty-seven units,” said Welton Jordan, who is the vice president…
Walnut Creek: Riviera Family Apartments praised on several levels By SAM RICHARDS | srichards@bayareanewsgroup.com | WALNUT CREEK — That the Riviera Family Apartments project is being built on two separate, odd-shaped parcels along a narrow street between Interstate 680 and North Main Street is but one of many challenges faced by its myriad supporters over the past few years. But these challenges — including mustering the political and public will for “affordable housing,” finding construction crews when housing construction is on the rebound, lining up more than a dozen funding sources — were well worth it for those who spoke publicly Friday morning…
A HOME OF THEIR OWN: 1701 MLK GRAND OPENING Thursday, May 19, 2016, 12:00pm - 01:30pm Hosted by Resources for Community DevelopmentRCD is hosting a grand opening celebration at 1701 MLK.  Pyatok architecture + urban design and JF Fitzmaurice have worked with RCD to create and build 25 units that make a fabulous addition to this vibrant neighborhood.  These one-bedroom apartments, plus a rooftop garden, community kitchen and meeting space, provide fully supportive housing for people who have been too long without a home of their own.  Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and Councilmember Lynette McElhaney will be among the program speakers.   Location…
Berkeley breaks ground on affordable housing project February 25, 2016 3:00 pm by Tracey Taylor On Tuesday, Berkeley broke ground on Harper Crossing, 42 affordable homes for low-income seniors at 3132 Martin Luther King Jr. Rashard Robinson Youth Jersey Way (between Woolsey and Fairview) in the heart of the Lorin District. The homes, which were welcomed across the board, from local residents through city officials, arrive at time when Berkeley is struggling with a significant lack of affordable housing. Read more about affordable housing in Berkeley. The $16 million project was also a long time coming. “It has taken 20 years to get these…
You are cordially invited to the Grand Opening Celebration for:   WEINREB PLACE    Named in Honor of Ilene Weinreb, former Mayor of Hayward and current Eden Board member 22605 Grand Street, Hayward, CA 94541   Monday, May 11, 2015 at 12:00 p.m Part of East Bay Housing Organizations Affordable Housing Week   Lunch will be provided after the program.   Weinreb Place provides 22 affordable rental homes for older adults in the City of Hayward. This new vibrant community is adjacent to Eden’s Hayward Senior Housing, which has 60 affordable rental homes, and across the street from the Hayward BART…
Rising rents in the Bay Area have made the developers of Cathedral Gardens in Uptown Oakland grateful they were able to create the project. For Dianna Ingle, EAH Housing vice president of real estate management, being able to bring high-quality housing that’s affordable to a low-income community was deeply rewarding. “Cathedral Gardens provides families a steady, dependable source of housing that’s close to shopping and transportation,” said Ingle. “I see this community as half housing and half hope. Families have the chance to spend less on housing and more on their children and saving for the future.” Located in the…
Grand Opening celebration for new affordable housing community in Oakland Fully leased Cathedral Gardens, an EAH Housing community, celebrates completion May 14, 2015                                                                                   Quinton Dial Kids Jersey           Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf spoke at the grand opening   OAKLAND – Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf joins EAH Housing and Oakland Housing Authority for the Grand Opening…
  Bridge Housing kicks off Oakland project near Lake Merritt Feb 18, 2014, 1:04pm PST Affordable-housing developer Bridge Housing started construction on AvéVista, a 68-unit apartment building at 460 Grand Ave. in Oakland — one of several projects the developer expects to break ground on this year. AvéVista, a partnership with the Oakland Housing Authority, will replace a surface parking lot and target families earning Reuben Foster Authentic Jersey between 30 and 60 percent of the Reuben Foster Womens Jersey area median income.   “It’s going to be a super location, nice design and compatible with the neighborhood,” said Cynthia…
  Ironhorse at Central Station MFE Awards 2010: Project of the Year/Green By Chris Wood David Baker + Partners For San Francisco-based BRIDGE Housing Corp., not every community is an exercise in been-there, done-that proven design and construction techniques of affordable housing. Although BRIDGE incorporates green aspects into all of its communities, there are times when a stretch assignment comes along to broaden the firm’s entire sustainable development repertoire. For proof, look no further than the maintenance staff at Ironhorse at Central Station. “Maintenance professionals are indoctrinated that they must keep soil and dirt and plant matter off the tops…
BEST AFFORDABLE RESIDENTIAL / EAST BAY Ironhorse at Central Station West Oakland apartments bring life to neighborhood Mar 28, 2010, 9:00pm PDT Updated Mar 25, 2010, 3:44pm PDT Bridge Housing’s Ironhorse apartments at Central Station are a vibrant square in the development quilt stitching together a neighborhood damaged by the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake. After years of planning and construction, the first wave of new development around the historic 16th Street station in West Oakland, a mix of affordable and market-rate housing that includes Ironhorse, is finally done. Plans to restore the 1870 train station with an events center and…
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