Network News: Updates from the Chicago Rehab Network

DOH Releases 2019-Q2 Report
The Department of Housing has released its housing production progress report for the second quarter of 2019. The report will be presented at the Committee on Housing and Real Estate tomorrow, Friday, October 11 at 11:30am in room 201A of City Hall. Join us to hear CRN's testimony on the report and to show your support for affordable housing! CRN's analysis of the report to come.

During September's Single Family Housing Development Workshop,
students learned the basics of single family development including
assembling a development team, acquiring property, securing financing,
and marketing.


Empowerment Series Continues This Month
Do you want to learn technical skills for affordable development from Chicago's community development leaders? The Empowerment Series continues October 17-18 with Multi-Family Housing Development taught by Teresa Prim of Prim Lawrence Group and Linda Greene of Lucas Greene Associates. Multifamily housing development will be discussed as one tool for creating community-based affordable housing. The development process, acquisition, sources of financing, development team, and legal issues will all be discussed.