Job: Housing Program Budget Supervisor
PHDC is looking for a self-starter to support PHDC's leadership team. This is supervisory and administrative work planning, developing, supervising and participating in housing program activities to achieve production goals.
Job: Housing Rehabilitation Inspector II
PHDC is looking for a self-starter to support PHDC's leadership team. This is housing rehabilitation work providing assistance to property owners in the rehabilitation of their property to meet code standards.
Job: GIS Systems Analyst
The Philadelphia Land Bank is looking for a self-starter to support the Information Systems and Data Analytics departments of the Philadelphia Lank Bank.
Philadelphia's $30 million HUD Choice Neighborhoods Grant
Philadelphia has been awarded a $30 million Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant which will support the implementation of a comprehensive affordable housing and economic development strategy to transform North Central Philadelphia from a struggling community to a vibrant, sustainable neighborhood. Mayor Michael A. Nutter said, “This grant is critical to our comprehensive revitalization strategy – it will help us to address many of the serious challenges facing this community: poverty, unemployment, poor educational attainment and decreased opportunities for residents.”
about the Choice Neighborhoods Transformation Plan.
about the HUD grant award announcement.
OHCD publishes June Bulletin
Read stories on the Nicetown CDC, the Housing Trust Fund, Workforce Housing, the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority's Pay It Forward events and more.
Philadelphia Developments Win LIHTC Awards
Governor Wolf and the Philadelphia Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) have announced $10.5 million in Low-Income Housing Tax Credits for the construction of 10 affordable housing developments in Philadelphia.
OHCD releases 2014 Housing Trust Fund Report
OHCD has released the 2014 Housing Trust Fund Report. The report outlines the impact of the Housing Trust Fund in Fiscal Year 2014, including nearly 350 new or rehabilitated homes; more than 130 homes now accessible for people with disabilities; nearly 200 families prevented from experiencing homelessness; and more than 1,000 construction workers employed.
OHCD Releases 2015 Resource Guide
OHCD has released its 2015 Housing Resource Guide, which provides easy-to-find information about housing, emergency shelter and community development resources and programs in Philadelphia.
OHCD Director Wins Lifetime Achievement Award
Photo courtesy Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC)
PACDC presented OHCD Director Deborah McColloch with its Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual gala. The highlight of the presentation was a surprise video appearance in which Mayor Nutter recognized McColloch for her long career promoting affordable housing, community development and neighborhood revitalization.
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