2017 Benefit Breakfast

2017 BENEFIT RAISES MORE THAN $60K FOR HOMEOWNERSHIP. May 25, 2017 – Friends and supporters of the Housing Development Fund gathered at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. This annual event brought together hundreds of community leaders who are connected with… Read more

SBD Donates $2,500 for FTHB Program

On March 9th, the Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation awarded HDF a $2,500 grant to support its First Time Home Buyer education and counseling Program. DF’s first time homebuyer counseling services are provided completely free of charge, and they’re designed… 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

HDF Quarterly News – Winter 2017 Newsletter

Jan 31, 2017 Highlights of the newsletter: HDF secures $12.6 million of grant for our SmartMove downpayment assistance program and $1.4 million of grant from the Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) Fund to support all of our first-time homebuyer lending… 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

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

HDF Quarterly News – Fall 2016 Newsletter

Sep 30, 2016 Highlights of the newsletter: Liberty Bank and HDF will host Home in a Day event on October 8 at Gateway Community College. Potential first-time homebuyers joining our event will be able to see if they qualify for… 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