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NetApp Invests $10 Million in Housing Trust’s TECH Fund

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Housing Trust Silicon Valley, a nonprofit community development financial institution (CDFI) focused on affordable housing in the greater Bay Area, is announcing a significant new investment in its TECH Fund, which was created to enable philanthropists and Bay Area employers to be a part of the affordable housing solution.

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New Down Payment Assistance Program Has Launched

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Empower Homebuyers SCC – a 2016 Measure A down payment assistance program created by the County of Santa Clara and administered by Housing Trust Silicon Valley – is now open. Empower Homebuyers is intended to put the dream of home ownership within reach for low to moderate income people – including nonprofit workers, teachers, healthcare…

Housing Trust Welcomes Four New Board Members

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Housing Trust Welcomes Four New Board Members

Housing Trust Welcomes Four New Board Members

Lisa Gutierrez of US Bancorp, Sparky Harlan of Bill Wilson Center,  Nathan Ho of Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and Jim Morgensen of LinkedIn have joined Housing Trust Silicon Valley’s board of directors, bringing decades of wisdom and intelligence in affordable housing and Bay Area issues with them. Lisa Gutierrez is the vice president, assistant director of business development at US Bancorp Community Development…

More affordable housing coming to Mountain View thanks to TECH Fund

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More affordable housing coming to Mountain View thanks to TECH Fund

More affordable housing coming to Mountain View thanks to TECH Fund

Housing Trust Silicon Valley, a nonprofit community loan fund based in San Jose, has announced LinkedIn’s $10 million investment in TECH Fund has already been used to assist in the construction of 163 affordable housing units in Mountain View. LinkedIn’s investment is part of a $8.1 million loan to Palo Alto Housing (www.pah.community) to purchase a…

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LinkedIn Invests $10 million in TECH Fund

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LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network based in Silicon Valley, has invested $10 million in TECH Fund, an initiative of Housing Trust Silicon Valley to get more high-tech organizations, large employers and philanthropists involved with creating affordable housing in the Bay Area.