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The Department of Housing and Economic Development promotes affordable, for-sale and rental housing in communities citywide, provides financial assistance for housing improvements, facilitate access and independent living for seniors and the disabled, and offers a variety of programs that help residents reduce property taxes, refinance their mortgages, and avoid foreclosure. It also helps locate for-sale and and rental homes for residents needing housing assistance.

Most Recent News (Housing)

Mar 29,2017 City Council Approved New Citywide Emergency Homeless Assessment And Response Center
Mar 09,2017 Mayor Emanuel Doubles “Day For Change” Homeless Pilot Program
Jan 09,2017 Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Pilot Program to Develop Vacant Homes in Areas in Need of Investment and Jobs
May 31,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Elks National Service Commission Grant To Support Chicago In Addressing Veterans Homelessness
May 23,2016 Mayor Emanuel And Alderman O’Shea Launch Operation Help-A-Hero To Support Formerly Homeless Veterans Citywide

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