Press Release Archives


 2008

January 29, 2008

Preserve Lathrop Homes!

As city faces loss of affordable rentals and foreclosure crisis, Chicago Rehab Network says north side public housing development must be preserved as affordable community

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2007

October 30, 2007
Keeping housing affordable: Chicago Rehab Network training focuses on housing preservation, good ownership and active residents
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February 20, 2007
CRN Housing Platform Calls for More Dollars, Leadership on Affordable Housing
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January 23, 2007
CRN Analysis: Struggling Home Owers, Renters, Loss of Units Make Affordable Housing Major 2007 Election Issue
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2006

December 15, 2006
CHA Urged to End 'Vacant Lots' Policy
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September 20, 2006
CRN Analysis Lauds City Housing Department Transparency, Voices Concern About Impact of Poverty, Stagnant Budget on Affordable Housing
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August 24, 2006
CRN Awarded MacArthur Foundation Creativity Award for Small Nonprofits
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May 25, 2006
Summit Seeks to Save Thousands of South Side Affordable Units
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2005

 June 20, 2005
Governor Blagojevich Signs the Affordable Housing Tax Credit into Law
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May 9, 2005
CRN’s Affordable Housing Fact Book Goes Online
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April 11, 2005
CRN Convenes the First in a Series of Summits on Preservation
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2002

September 9, 2002
City Council Committee on Housing and Real Estate.
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2001

September 4, 2001
Tax Time: Cook County Board Moves to Expand Affordable Rental.
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August 24, 2001
Governor Signs Affordable Housing Legislation!.
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May 30, 2001
Relief for Renters and Homeowners: Affordable Housing Tax Credit Passes.
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May 29, 2001
City has decent first quarter in midst of rental housing crunch.
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March 29, 2001
Affordable Housing Tax Credit Passes Senate 53-3 Senate Republicans and Democrats agree Illinois needs affordable housing.
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March 15, 2001
Thousands of Tenants to Face Confusion, Uncertainty as Section 8 Contracts Expire.
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February 20, 2001
City Embraces Affordable Housing In Spite of Fact That 2000 Housing Production Misses Mark.
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