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Equity Community Land Trust

1124 S. IH 35
Austin, TX 78704
512-477-4488
hcd@hacanet.org
hacanet.org

Guadalupe Neighborhood Development Corporation
13 East 8th St.
Austin, TX 78702
512-479-6275
guadalupendc.org

Purpose: Affordable housing, revitalization of East Austin neighborhoods, sustainable design
Land Holdings: 87 homes built; Additional rental sites
Additional Information: Gives highest priority to families with generational ties to target neighborhoods; Collaborated on the Alley Flat Initiative, which seeks to repurpose the extensive alleyways of Austin
Funders
Media Coverage:
The Atlantic: Affordable Housing, Always (July 6, 2015)
Statesman:
In a first, community land trust building affordable home in East Austin (September 1, 2012)

Houston Community Land Trust
713-512-5575
info@houstonclt.org 
houstonclt.org

Date Incorporated: 2018
Purpose: Affordable housing.
Land Holdings: Five developed; Plans to build 250 new homes in 2019.
Media Coverage:
Grounded Solutions: Community Land Trust Business Plan
Houston Chronicle: City plan to expand affordable housing (March 1, 2019)
Urban Edge: In Houston, A Radical Approach to Affordable Housing (June 6, 2018)


 

Home built by the Alley Flat Initiative
CLT Resident in Austin, TX, Photo from Alana Semuels / The Atlantic