A four-point strategy to revive homeownership

June 22, 2017 It’s not looking good for homeownership these days. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 63.7 percent of households owned their homes at the end of 2016, down from a peak of 69.2 percent in 2004. While there… Read more

DEBUNKED! Three myths about buying a home

June 1, 2017 Stamford, CT  – Housing Development Fund announced an expanded series of homebuyer education workshops to help consumers debunk three persistent home buying myths. According to research from NeighborWorks America, 90 percent of consumers consider owning a home… Read more

Adams Gardens Construction Update

Work is continuing on the Adams Gardens development in Greenwich. The project is financed in part by HDF’s Multifamily Lending Program along with the Housing Authority of the City of Greenwich and the First Bank of Greenwich. The development adds… Read more

Cherry Street Lofts Groundbreaking

Janury 31, 2017 — HDF was excited to join partners and supporters for the groundbreaking of the new Cherry Street Lofts Project in Bridgeport’s West End.  “In many ways, this marks the rebirth of this part of the city,” said… Read more

Millport Apartments Phase 1 Complete

2016-12-27 — Wrapping up a productive 2016 at HDF, this month saw the completion of phase 1 of the Millport Apartments project in New Canaan, CT. Phase 1 will add 33 additional affordable housing units which will be available to… Read more

Adams Gardens Construction Update

December 22, 2016 – Work is progressing on the Adams Gardens development! Roofs are on and walls are wrapped up tight, just in time for some Christmas snow (or rain!) Adams Gardens, a project from the Housing Authority of the… Read more

Mill at Killingly Groundbreaking

On November 15th, 2016, HDF joined the Women’s Institute for Housing & Economic Development, Farmington Bank, and other partners to break ground  at the Danielson Mill. The Housing Development Fund, Inc will provide $4.1 million in financing for the Mill… Read more

NeighborWorks Week 2016 at New Covenant Center

STAMFORD, CT On June 10th, 2016, HDF staff volunteered at New Covenant Center in Stamford, kicking off a week-long celebration of neighborhood revitalization activities nationally recognized as NeighborWorks Week. During NeighborWorks Week (June 4-11), HDF and other NeighborWorks organizations across… Read more

2016 Benefit Breakfast

2016 Benefit raises more than $60k for homeownership. May 4, 2016 – Friends and supporters of the Housing Development Fund gathered at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. Following coffee and networking, guests were treated to updates about HDFs affordable housing… Read more

HDF Holds Seminar on LEAP and HomeLIFT

On Friday, November 20th 2015, the Housing Development Fund helped make homebuying in the New Haven area simpler and more affordable to all. Over 65 potential homebuyers looking to purchase in West Haven, New Haven and East Haven joined with… Read more