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HODC’s Coach House in Evanston Will Happen!

HODC is delighted to announce that it has been awarded funding to build a new coach house on its property at 1930 Jackson Avenue in Evanston. On Monday, 4/13/2020, the City of Evanston’s Planning & Development Committee voted unanimously to

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HODC Opens New Senior Living Building in Cary

The Housing Opportunity Development Corporation (HODC) and PIRHL Developers celebrated the completion of their new building, Cary Senior Living, on Tuesday, December 3rd.  The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), Cary Mayor Mark Kownick, and other local officials were on hand

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Richard Koenig Presents Mobile Workshop

HODC Executive Director Richard Koenig presented a mobile workshop “Planning for Affordable & Supportive Housing” as part of the 2019 APA-IL State Conference today. The annual conference brings together professionals from around Illinois to share ideas, grow professionally, and discover

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HODC’s Front Door: Fall 2019 Newsletter

Click here to view HODC’s Fall 2019 newsletter!

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Arlington Heights Welcomes Heart’s Place

More than 100 people joined HODC on September 11, 2019, to celebrate the opening of Heart’s Place in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Heart’s Place is an 18 unit supportive housing apartment building for residents with disabilities. This new development was the

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In the news – Community Gets Ready to Welcome Heart’s Place Residents

The Daily Herald shared the building excitement around the coming opening of HODC’s Heart’s Place. “Move in baskets” are being put together by members of The North/Northwest Task Force on Supportive Housing for Individuals with Mental Illness. HODC thanks them,

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In the news – State and County Leaders Visit Heart’s Place

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, 27th District Senator Ann Gillespie, and 14th District Cook County Board Commissioner Scott Britton visited Heart’s Place in Arlington Heights on 8/1/2019. The Chicago Tribune covered the highlights of their visit. Their interest was

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2018 Annual Report

2018 was a busy year for HODC! Read about our accomplishment in the 2018 Annual Report.

Richard Koenig Speaks at Housing Conference

HODC Executive Director Richard Koenig participated in a panel titled “Coordinating Services for Special Populations” at the 2019 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing last month. The annual conference addresses many aspects of affordable housing in the state of Illinois.

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Interns Expand HODC’s Service Coordination

HODC is pleased to announce the expansion of its service coordination with the addition of three DePaul University students who will be assisting at two suburban supportive housing developments. As interns, the students will assist Teandra G. Delancy, MSW, MPPA,

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