The last several months have seen a whirlwind of political activity with the talk of tax reform, proposed elimination of pretty much every program that supports the work of community economic development practitioners across our great state and the discussion of elimination of nearly every safety net that we have in place to help low-...
Tag: affordable housing
Twenty-two participants from differing economic development experience levels, five speakers from across the industry, four funding panel experts and a remote northern Michigan setting was the recipe for a successful Real Estate Development Boot Camp 2017. Every year the goal of Boot Camp is to equip attendees with the knowledge and skills needed to manage...
Written by Heidi Kurnaiwan, Policy Intern There is no state, county, or city in the United States where a full-time worker earning the prevailing minimum wage could afford a modest two-bedroom apartment. Only twelve counties and one metropolitan area has a minimum wage sufficient enough to even afford a modest one-bedroom apartment. These statistics are just...
The Michigan Historic Preservation Network fought to revitalize the historic Bell Building in Detroit and bring it back to its glory as supportive housing and a central location for Neighborhood Service Organization
A description of the Supportive Housing and PHA (Housing Commission) Toolkit
The latest BrightSide episode features a number of CEDAM members and their housing developments and resources.
CEDAM's Communication and Training Associate describes what some members in Michigan's Upper Peninsula are doing
CEDAM members take the stage at the 2012 BMCC.
Online database shows job creation alone is not enough; affordable housing is also needed.
New report highlights gaps between Michigan housing costs and wages.