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.

Living in permanent service-enhanced housing helped homeless men and women with complex health issues cut their average annual health care costs by $8,724, says a recent Portland study.


HDC welcomes new staff members Charri Hearn Schairer, Lydia Slocum and Jacob Heitzman!
Thursday, December 11, 2014


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Glisan Commons Phase Two is halfway complete. View photos of Phase One.
Monday, December 01, 2014

As Glisan Commons Phase Two crosses the halfway point—construction is 56% complete, with windows and insulation now being installed—we’re pleased to share some beautiful photos of Phase One. Thanks to Holst Architecture, designer of Phase One, and photographer Andrew Pogue for making these available to HDC!  

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Deskins Commons creates 56 new affordable housing units in Newberg, preserves site’s natural and historic features. View photos.
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Check out Sally Painter’s new photos of Deskins Commons, courtesy Bremik Construction. Sponsored by Housing Authority of Yamhill County (HAYC) and assisted by Housing Development Center, Deskins Commons meets a rising need for affordable workforce housing in Newberg, Oregon.  

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