Montana

Beekeeping at Moon-Randolph Homestead, administered by North Missoula CDC
Big Sky CHT 1700 Lone Mountain Trail PO Box 160164 Big Sky, MT 59716 406-995-3696 https://bigskyhousingtrust.com

Date Incorporated: 2020 Purpose: Affordable Housing. Land Holdings:  52 units, with another development planned.

North Missoula CDC 819 Stoddard St. Missoula, MT 59802 406-829-0873 nmcdc@montana.com nmcdc.org

Date Incorporated: 1996 Purpose: Affordable housing, rural community vitality. Governance Notes: Not open-membership, but residents of the community can apply to join the self-perpetuating board of the CDC. Land Holdings:  Four sites that include 30 town-homes, a multi-unit residence, and three single-family houses. Partners: Received technical assistance from the Institute for Community Economics.

Northwest Montana Community Land Trust 214 Main Street, P.O. BOX 8300 Kalispell, MT 59901 406-758-5411 Kim Morisaki: kmorisaki@nwmt.org nwmtclt.org

Date Incorporated: 2012 Purpose: Affordable housing. Properties: 53 homes. Governance Notes: tripartite, self-perpetuating board.

Trust Montana 118 East 7th Street Anaconda, MT 59401 406-829-8414 Hermina Harold: hermina@trustmontana.org trustmontana.org

Purpose: Facilitate and maintain affordable housing, economic development, agricultural land preservation, and historic preservation. Land Holdings: Eight homes. Governance Notes: No membership structure; Currently governed by a working board of professionals, with members drawn from the affordable housing sector, finance sector, historic preservation sector, and legal profession; one third of the board will be homeowners once land holdings and  stakeholder homeowners increase. Partners: Homeword, Inc, Red Lodge Area Community Foundation. Additional Information: Aims primarily to work in areas around the state that do not have the capacity to operate their own CLT, but is chartered to work in any part of the state.

Historic image of North Missoula CDC's neighborhood