City to Help Fund Glenwood Housing

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A second developer is coming forward to help revamp the Glenwood area with an affordable housing project. The Springfield City Council approved funding for the project Monday night. Cornerstone Community Housing and the Housing and Community Services Agency are eyeing a piece of property along Franklin Boulevard. “It’s just a great location, … Continue reading »

Group Offers Affordable Housing Options

EUGENE, Ore. — An affordable housing group is working to not only keep people off the streets in Eugene and Springfield, but to also develop a sense of community. Metropolitan Affordable Housing consists of nine complexes throughout Eugene and Springfield, all aimed at helping people with low or fixed incomes. The group says all of … Continue reading »

Exhibit Promotes Affordable Housing

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene organization is pushing to bring more affordable housing to Lane County. The group says nearly 20,000 people qualify for affordable housing in Lane County, but there are only 4,500 units available. In an effort to bring awareness to that situation, the Metropolitan Affordable Housing Corporation has teamed up with Housing … Continue reading »

Affordable Housing Exhibit on Display

LANE COUNTY, Ore. — October is Housing America Month–a month when all of us are encouraged to recommit ourselves to meeting the affordable housing needs of our community. The Housing and Community Services Agency of Lane County (HASCA) says 20 million Americans spend 50 percent of their income on rent. The housing it provides brings … Continue reading »