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

    A renovated historic farmhouse anchors a 3-acre development serving working families and people with chronic mental illness.

  • Glisan Commons

    Innovative partnership
    in Gateway

    Glisan Commons combines Ride Connection transit services with affordable workforce and senior housing.

  • Gray's Landing

    South Waterfront’s first affordable housing

    In a rising riverfront redevelopment, Gray’s Landing provides homes for low-income families and formerly homeless veterans, plus offices for REACH Community Development.

  • Lancaster Bridge

    Preserving housing opportunities in Corvallis

    Financially restructured and physically renovated, Lancaster Bridge will provide affordable homes to 50 low-income families for decades to come.

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HDC welcomes Senior Project Manager Mai Huynh-Carnes to our Comprehensive Development Services team.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Housing Development Center is pleased to welcome Mai Huynh-Carnes to our Comprehensive Development Services Team. As senior project manager Mai will work with nonprofits and housing authorities to develop high-quality, cost-effective, sustainable affordable housing and community facilities. 

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PDC awards $3.05 million for Asian Health and Service Center’s planned new facility in Lents.
Tuesday, August 04, 2015

A planned new home for the Asian Health and Service Center (AHSC) is one big step closer to starting construction with the award of $3.05 million in predevelopment and development loans from Portland Development Commission (PDC). 

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Take a photo tour of The Orchards at Orenco, North America's largest Passive House multifamily structure.
Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Housing Development Center recently completed work on REACH Community Development's The Orchards at Orenco, Phase One, North America's largest multifamily housing structure to meet Passive House energy efficiency benchmarks. The Orchards provides "affordable living" opportunities for 57 low-income households in Hillsboro, offering low rents, low utility bills and reduced dependency on auto transit.  

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