New Website Launches!

In November 2015, HDF launched a brand-new website. The new site is designed to make it easier for our borrowers, investors, and partners to find the information they need. A big thank-you to Westport, CT-based Madison Mott for site design… Read more

HDF Remembers Melvina Peters

HDF remembers Melvina Peters, a counselor at HDF for over 15 years and a pillar of the Stamford community. We will miss her passion for justice, her sense of humor, and her tremendous strength of character. She is remembered by… Read more

Home in a Day Assists Local First Time Homebuyers

HOME IN A DAY Event Prequalifies Local First-Time Homebuyers DANBURY, CT – On Friday, July 18, 2014, the Housing Development Fund partnered with six local banks in an effort to bring counseling and lending services to the community. Savings Bank… Read more

Home in a Day @ WCSU

Buying a home is simpler than ever thanks to HDF! On Friday, July 18, 2014, the Housing Development Fund partnered with six local banks in an effort to bring counseling and lending services to the community. Along with partner banks,… Read more

Mayor Joins HDF Kick-Off at HOME IN A DAY Event

Mayor Mark Boughton to Join HDF at Kick-Off of HOME IN A DAY Event on July 18th at Western Connecticut State University DANBURY, CT – On Friday, July 18th the Housing Development Fund (HDF) will host a one-day event called… Read more

What Does Home Mean to You: Danbury Students Answer in Essay Competition

Danbury Students Win Essay Competition Answering the Question, “What Does Home Mean to You?” DANBURY, CT –  This year, in celebration of its 25th Anniversary, the Housing Development Fund (HDF) held an Art & Essay Competition that invited elementary to… Read more

Partners Brave Inclement Weather to Participate in Danbury Training Event

Partners Brave Cold, Slushy Roads to Participate in HDF Training Event in Danbury HDF Quarterly Partner Training in Danbury On Monday, December 16th, HDF hosted Attorneys, Realtors, and Bank Representatives at Tarrywile Mansion for our 2nd Quarterly Partner Training. Our… Read more

Megacommuniites Simulation Attracts Public Attention in Shelterforce Magazine

Megacommunities Simulation Aimed at Residential Energy Efficiency Solutions Covered in Shelterforce Magazine When HDF convened leaders from business, government and the nonprofit sector for a unique Megacommunities event, the aim was to uncover new and creative solutions to a big… Read more

Superb Turnout at Norwalk Training Event

HDF Norwalk Partner Training Event HDF Norwalk Partner Training Event On Thursday, September 12th, attorneys, realtors, and bank representatives joined HDF staff at Hotel Zero Degrees in Norwalk for our first quarterly partner training event. HDF staff presented on details… Read more

HDF in the spotlight: features in Boston Communities and Banking Magazine

  HDF Featured in Boston Fed’s Communities & Banking Magazine The Boston Federal Reserve Bank’s quarterly Communities & Banking magazine featured a piece this fall from Sarah Berke, HDF CEO Joan Carty, and Barbara McCormick focusing on how, “Smart investment… Read more