Updates

March 13, 2020 is Housing Trust's Investor Briefing!

This is the time of year when we’re ordering new calendars for 2020. When you get yours be sure to save the date of Friday, March 13, 2020, 10:30am to 1:00pm, for our annual Investor Briefing. Last year, as you all know, we had a record crowd of about 600 at the Santa Clara Convention Center, and…

Updates

Another Big Year for Turkey Trot

On Thanksgiving Day – November 28th, 2019, the 15th Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot took place. About 23,000 runners came together to support five area nonprofits and experience a long and proud tradition of downtown San Jose.  For years Housing Trust has been among five area nonprofits – which include Health Trust, Healthier Kids…

Villas on the Park in downtown San Jose

Success Stories, Updates

Villas on the Park Starts Welcoming Residents

Villas on the Park in downtown San Jose

We believe our communities are more diverse, sustainable, and vibrant when everyone has a safe, stable and affordable place to live. While we’ve been able to practice this belief throughout the thirteen county greater Bay Area, we’ve had the pleasure of seeing it up close, too. Villas on the Park, an 84 apartment complex on…

The Veranda in Cupertino

Success Stories, Updates

The Momentum, Direction and Movement of Measure A

The Veranda in Cupertino

Measure A – the affordable housing bond measure passed in 2016 – is projected to fund 120 affordable housing developments over ten years and has already been at the heart of several multifamily projects that have been in the news lately. As reported in The San Jose Mercury News, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors recently…

Kevin Zwick speaking at On the House 2019 in downtown San Jose

Updates

‘On the House Comes to Downtown San Jose

Kevin Zwick speaking at On the House 2019 in downtown San Jose

On the House, our annual fall celebration, took place on Oct. 7th at District SJ and gave us a chance to share our recent successes and give thanks to all who support our work. In addition, On the House was when we released our 2019 annual report for the fiscal year that ended in June….

Fathia Macauley

Updates

Welcome Fathia Macauley – our new Chief Lending Officer

Fathia Macauley

Today Housing Trust Silicon Valley is excited to announce Fathia Macauley has joined the Housing Trust team as Chief Lending Officer, where she will be overseeing our multifamily lending program – which lent more than $73 million in fiscal 2019 to help create 1,843 homes across 13 developments throughout the greater Bay Area. Fathia comes…

Turkey Trot image

Updates

Turkey Trot Time!

Turkey Trot image

The 14th annual Applied Materials Silicon Valley Turkey Trot is just around the corner: Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 22nd) in downtown San Jose. Led by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation, the Turkey Trot benefits Housing Trust and other great area nonprofits: The Health Trust, Second Harvest Food Bank, Food Bank of Santa Cruz County, and…

Alexa and Son, Empower Homebuyer SCC

Press Releases, Updates

Empower Program Welcomes New Homebuyers

Alexa and Son, Empower Homebuyer SCC

Empower Homebuyers SCC, the down payment assistance program created by the County of Santa Clara and administered by us has already helped ten individuals and families buy their first home.  This Measure A-funded program was created to help first-time homebuyers earning up to 120% of the area median income – the ‘missing middle’ in terms…