Displaying items tagged: affordable housing

Wednesday, 18 January 2023 15:22

Homeowner assistance toolbox to help expand housing options in Charlevoix County

CHARLEVOIX — Charlevoix County is exploring accessory dwelling units as a pathway to expand housing options, and will offer homeowners a step-by-step guide to consider creating such units on their property.

Friday, 16 December 2022 15:17

West Mich. housing organizations awarded $4.2M from state Missing Middle Housing Program

Four West Michigan housing nonprofits will receive $4.2 million in state grant funding to construct or upgrade 71 homes and rental units.

Tuesday, 13 December 2022 17:14

Whitmer signs 4-bill housing package into law

LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signed into law a bipartisan four-bill package that expands incentives to build more affordable housing across the state.

Thursday, 05 May 2022 19:52

Business owners, housing advocates call for $1.65B to meet affordable housing goals

A group of business owners and environmental and housing advocates are calling on the state to invest $1.65 billion in affordable, energy efficient homes as the Whitmer administration also pursues a statewide housing plan.

Thursday, 13 January 2022 20:50

Grand Rapids added 658 housing units in 2021 as needs continue

GRAND RAPIDS — The city of Grand Rapids experienced an increase of 658 residential units in its housing stock last year, 289 of which were low-income housing spaces. 

Thursday, 15 July 2021 17:22

Six Grand Rapids projects receive $6.7M in low-income housing tax credits

Several West Michigan housing projects were among 25 developments statewide to receive the latest round of Low Income Housing Tax Credits from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.

Tuesday, 02 March 2021 10:16

$14.7 million Creamery affordable housing development completed in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO — Construction recently wrapped up on the $14.7 million mixed-use Creamery development in Kalamazoo, which includes 48 apartment units at affordable rates. 

Thursday, 28 May 2020 18:02

NYC developer plans 240-unit affordable housing complex in Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS — A New York City-based developer has proposed a 240-unit affordable housing complex along Lake Michigan Drive on the city’s west side.