Orchard Gardens Rendering

Updates

TECH Fund at Work: FCH Receives $6.7M Loan for Sunnyvale Homes

Orchard Gardens Rendering

First Community Housing, which was just recognized as an Outstanding Developer by the U.S. Green Building Council for its ongoing efforts to create buildings with sustainability in mind, received a $6.7 million loan to revamp and expand a property in Sunnyvale – which is also the home of the recently opened MidPen development Edwina Benner Plaza. Near transportation…

Edwina Benner Plaza in Sunnyvale

Updates

Edwina Benner Plaza Becomes a Home in Sunnyvale

Edwina Benner Plaza in Sunnyvale

During Affordable Housing Week we celebrated the grand opening of Edwina Benner Plaza with MidPen Housing and their partners. The development got its name after California’s first female mayor, Edwina Benner, who served as mayor of Sunnyvale from 1924 to 1926 and again from 1937 to 1938.

Ruby Street Apartments rendering

Newly Funded, Updates

In Alameda County: 72 Affordable Homes for Castro Valley

Ruby Street Apartments rendering

Housing Trust has made a $4.6 million loan to Eden Housing for Ruby Street Apartments. As our 8th loan in Alameda County in the last six years, this Castro Valley loan continues Housing Trust’s regional expansion and brings the total number of affordable homes Housing Trust has helped finance there past 500.

Charlie Giancarlo, CEO of Pure Storage, Katie Ferrick, Sr. Director of Workplace, Community & Environment of LinkedIn, and Kevin Zwick, CEO of Housing Trust Silicon Valley, presenting Katie with the 2019 Housing Champion Award

Updates

Investor Briefing 2019: Great Event, Greater Speakers

Charlie Giancarlo, CEO of Pure Storage, Katie Ferrick, Sr. Director of Workplace, Community & Environment of LinkedIn, and Kevin Zwick, CEO of Housing Trust Silicon Valley, presenting Katie with the 2019 Housing Champion Award

We cannot thank you enough for making Investor Briefing 2019 our most successful one yet. Because you helped us spread the word on social media, signed up to attend or both, we had a record number of sponsors – including champion sponsors Google and Silicon Valley Bank – and over 600 people at the event.

TECH Fund Logo

Press Releases, Updates

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

TECH Fund Logo

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.