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The Department of Planning and Development's housing initiatives provide assistance for singles, working families, seniors, first-time home buyers and renters. The initiatives also serve owners needing repairs, rehab and tax relief, and developers seeking new housing opportunities in local communities.


Most Recent News (Housing)

Sep 14, 2016 Land Sale Would Support Development of New Townhomes in Oakland
Sep 14, 2016 Mixed-Use Development Approved Near Cottage Grove CTA Stop in Woodlawn
Sep 14, 2016 Land Sales Will Support Two New Home Developments in Woodlawn
Sep 14, 2016 City Assistance Will Support Rehab of Southwest Side Senior Housing Complex
Sep 14, 2016 Housing Redevelopment Program Proposed for Northwest, Southwest Sides

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