Empowering organizations, strengthening communities

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

  • 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.


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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"Portfolio Recapitalization" presentation for Housing Washington 2014 available for download.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Presented jointly by Housing Development Center Executive Director Robin Boyce and Recap Real Estate Advisors Senior Vice President Tom Davis at Housing Washington 2014 on October 7, "Portfolio Recapitalization: Planning and Implementing Strategies" gives practical ideas for affordable housing owners in the areas of setting priorities, preparing for recapitalization transactions, recognizing red flags, positioning assets in advance of the recapitalization year and "avoiding issues that will haunt you down the road." Download a PDF of the PowerPoint presentation

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HDC is hiring a Project Management Assistant! View the job announcement.
Monday, October 06, 2014

Housing Development Center is seeking a qualified individual to assist housing development staff with feasibility research, financing applications and other tasks. Download the position description (PDF). 

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