Housing is essential: Local nonprofits provide new beginnings with vacant, foreclosed homes

June 24, 2019 [Jordyn Grzelewski, The Plain Dealer] CLEVELAND, Ohio — With beds for them and their children to sleep ...

After 10 years and 8,000 demolitions, Cuyahoga Land Bank shifts focus to rehabs

June 24, 2019 [Jordyn Grzelewski, The Plain Dealer] Over the last 10 years the Cuyahoga Land Bank has had a ...

Greater Cleveland Partnership to invest $50 million in economically distressed parts of Cuyahoga County

June 10, 2019 [Jordyn Grzelewski, The Plain Dealer] CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Greater Cleveland Partnership announced Monday it will create ...

Ohio land banks want state funds to raze commercial, industrial properties

May 26, 2019 [Columbus Dispatch] City and county land banks across the state are pushing Ohio legislators to approve $50 ...

Aging out of foster care, non-profit works to provide softer landing for young women

May 26, 2019 [Maia Belay, Fox 8] EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — Turning 18 can be liberating but for thousands of ...

The floodgates are about to open: Cuyahoga County, Cleveland leaders unveil opportunity-zone plan

Match 21, 2019 [Sam Allard, Cleveland Scene] CLEVELAND, Ohio – A new initiative aims to use an expected wave of ...

Cuyahoga County Approves $30 Million Housing Program

February 26, 2019 [Courtney Astolfi, cleveland.com] CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cuyahoga County Council on Tuesday approved a $30 million housing program ...

Proposed County Housing Program Shifts Focus From Demolition To Renovation

January 14, 2019 [Adrian Ma, Ideastream] Cuyahoga County Council is considering legislation that would direct $30 million toward neighborhoods still ...

Habitat gives war refugees a home for the holidays in Cleveland

December 18, 2018 [Steven Litt, cleveland.com] CLEVELAND, Ohio – Burundian refugees Jeremi and Speciose Krikumutima were thrilled Saturday to celebrate ...

Cuyahoga Land Bank may be re-tooled to focus on home rehabilitation rather than demolition

November 5, 2018 [Courtney Astolfi, cleveland.com] CLEVELAND, Ohio — Cuyahoga County officials have begun discussions about transitioning the county’s land ...

Osborne brothers emerge as potential buyers for troubled University Square shopping center

October 4, 2018 [Michelle Jarboe, The Plain Dealer] University Square October 2018  New marketing materials for University Square show a ...

University Heights council approves new community improvement corporation; new city magazine coming in 2019

October 4, 2018 [Jeff Piorkowski/special to cleveland.com] UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio -- City Council on Wednesday approved legislation creating the University ...