Date Incorporated: 1989
Purpose: Smart growth, prevent excessively consumptive patterns of land use, fragmented landscapes, and restrictive means of transportation.
Land Holdings: 78 homes.
Additional Information: Holds both ground leases and conservation easements; Stewards 6,000 acres of conservation land; Manages an additional 228 rental units and 340 sites in nine mobile home parks.
Champlain Housing Trust
88 King Street
Burlington, VT 054021
Date Incorporated: 1984
Purpose: Neighborhood improvement and affordable homeownership.
Land Holdings: 565 homes.
Governance Notes: Bylaws
Additional Information: Largest community land trust in the US, with over 6,000 members; Provides a range of affordable housing opportunities including homeownership, rental apartments, and co-op housing.