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

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

HDF invests $1.3 million in affordable senior housing in Manchester, CT

December 22, 2017 — On December 22, 2016, HDF utilized $1,330,000 in Macarthur funding to purchase The Housing Authority of the Town of Manchester, CT Lease Revenue Custodial Receipts which is providing financing for energy improvements resulting in energy conservation… Read more

Eversource Energy Sponsors 11th Round of LWYW

December 16, 2016 — It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Tom and Tracey from Eversource Energy stopped by to award $500,000 to HDF’s Live Where You Work Program. LWYW, now in its 11th year, is funded in partnership… 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

People’s United Supports HDF with $10,000 FTHB Grant

People’s United Community Foundation supports first time homebuyers with a $10,000 grant to HDF. On September 30th, People’s United Community Foundation awarded the grant to support HDF’s First Time Homebuyer education and counseling program. The program’s counseling and education services… Read more

The Goodnow Fund Donates $10,000 for FTHB Program

On September 30th, The Goodnow Fund awarded a $10,000 grant to HDF. The grant will support HDF’s first time home buyer education and counseling program through 2017. HDF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge to… Read more

HDF Receives Phase 3 SHP Grant from NeighborWorks America

NeighborWorks America continues to support innovation and sustainable homeownership at HDF. On September 29th, NeighborWorks America awarded HDF a $25,000 grant as part of the third phase of the national Sustainable Homeownership Program. HDF has participated in the first two… Read more

HDF Awarded $1.4 million from CDFI Fund

September 28, 2016 The Housing Development has been awarded $1.4 million from the CDFI Fund to support our first time homebuyer lending program. Since its creation in 1994, the CDFI fund has awarded more than $2.2 billion to CDFIs, community… Read more

Statewide DAP Program Launches in Connecticut!

A new, statewide program for downpayment and closing cost assistance has launched in Connecticut. HDF and the CT Department of Housing are pleased to announce that the Statewide Downpayment Assistance Program is now available to eligble first time homebuyers. Statewide… Read more