Empowering organizations, strengthening communities

We help affordable housing and human service providers develop and sustain mission-critical properties

  • Glisan Commons

    New service-enhanced
    housing in Newberg

    At Deskins Commons, a renovated historic farmhouse anchors a 3-acre development serving working families and people with chronic mental illness.

  • Glisan Commons

    Innovative partnership
    in Gateway

    At Glisan Commons and Gilman Court, three nonprofits join forces to provide transit access services linked to affordable workforce and senior housing.

  • Orchards at Orenco

    Raising the bar for green affordable housing

    Low-income families save on energy and transit costs at Orchards at Orenco, the largest Passive House multifamily housing structure in North America.

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HDC is hiring for the position of Construction Project Manager.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Housing Development Center is a group of talented professionals who share a commitment to creating equitable communities, where all people can meet their basic needs and thrive. We are currently accepting applications for the position of Construction Project Manager. Please click here to view the job announcement (PDF). 

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Oregon Housing Stability Council approves LIHTC funding for six HDC-assisted projects.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Congratulations to Farmworker Housing Development Corporation, Evergreen Union Retirement Association, REACH Community Development, ROSE Community Development, Human Solutions and Northwest Oregon Housing Authority! All six HDC clients are sponsors of affordable housing projects that received low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) awards in two application cycles that ended this month. 

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Andrea K. Sanchez joins Housing Development Center as Director of Project Finance.
Thursday, March 02, 2017

Housing Development Center is pleased to announce the hire of Andrea K. Sanchez as director of project finance. Andrea will lead HDC’s work assembling and structuring financing for the development of affordable housing and community facilities serving low-income people. A member of HDC’s management team, Andrea will supervise a staff of five and provide direct services to HDC development clients, working closely with HDC’s construction management and asset management teams to provide property solutions that meet the long-term needs of HDC clients, their partners and the people they serve. 

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