In a new podcast, Andrea Ponsor and Adam Cohen of SAHF share their thoughts and research with Freddie Mac on the use of innovative construction methods such as modular and manufactured housing to address the shortage of affordable workforce housing.
The Board of Directors of Stewards of Affordable Housing for the Future (SAHF) announced the appointment of Andrea Ponsor as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer. On Wednesday, August 6Wells Fargo announced that Eileen Fitzgerald, President and Chief Executive Officer of SAHF since 2014, will become Head of Housing Affordability Philanthropy at the Wells Fargo Foundation .
CDT announced a new $70 million investment to turn a 452-unity Southeast Austin apartment complex into affordable housing. NHT made a loan for the property—showing the many different roles that high-capacity nonprofits such as SAHF members play in order to contribute to affordable housing solutions across the country.
Fannie Mae has announced that Vertical Harvest (VH), in partnership with the National Affordable Housing Trust (NAHT), received a contract award under the Sustainable Communities Innovation Challenge: Healthy Affordable Housing.
Scott Insurance, an employee owned insurance agency operating throughout the Southeast, brings new expertise to SAHF's Industry Leadership Circle and will help SAHF and its members identify opportunities to mitigate risk and continue to steward and grow the stock of affordable rental housing.