California Hotel Neighborworks


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LA County Board of Supervisors Affordable Housing Motion


Motion by Supervisors Kuehl and Ridley-Thomas Los Angeles County (County) is experiencing one of the worst housing crises in its history. A family living in the County is required to earn $71,000 per year in order to afford the average rent for an apartment in Los Angeles. Unfortunately, the average renter household earns only $39,000 … Continue reading LA County Board of Supervisors Affordable Housing Motion

Garcetti Proposes Linkage Fees for Affordable Housing


Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Friday, October 23, 2015 that he wants to impose new fees on developers that could raise more than $100 million a year to subsidize affordable housing in Los Angeles. Speaking at a conference at UCLA, Garcetti said his administration will lead an effort to levy “linkage fees” based on the … Continue reading Garcetti Proposes Linkage Fees for Affordable Housing

HOME Fund Crisis


By Dora Leong Gallo, CEO  At ACOF ground-breakings and grand openings, I often talk about how complicated it is to develop permanent supportive housing – affordable homes that include onsite supportive services – due to the complexities of piecing together financing for construction, social services and rental subsidies. Cobbling a patchwork of funding needed to … Continue reading HOME Fund Crisis

Going Green


Living a green lifestyle – or going green – can begin in small, easy to manage ways. Recycling is a huge, obvious part of helping to save the world through green living. Reducing one’s reliance on oil-based energy sources is another popular method employed in trying to save the world. Purchasing only all organic, chemical … Continue reading Going Green

Tenant Picnic 2015


The 2nd annual Tenant Picnic will be held next Friday, August 14th at Lincoln Park in Lincoln Heights (down the street from Amistad Apartments and not far from LA County  and USC General Hospital).  The picnic is from 12noon to 3pm. Thirty-four (34) buildings have been invited, with the exception of the four Orange County properties … Continue reading Tenant Picnic 2015