Housing Trust’s COVID-19 Response

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Housing Trust’s COVID-19 Response

Housing Trust’s COVID-19 Response

Dear Neighbors and Partners, We believe safe, stable affordable housing opens the door to better lives for everyone. In support of this belief, we carry on our work as a nonprofit lender and our job is to be here for our borrowers and our community – supporting those who require unique and flexible financing to…

Apple Affordable Housing Fund News: RFP Deadline Extensions

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Apple Affordable Housing Fund News: RFP Deadline Extensions

Apple Affordable Housing Fund News: RFP Deadline Extensions

We hope that each of you is well and has the space to take care of your most pressing needs. For this reason, we will be extending the deadlines for the Apple Affordable Housing Fund Request for Proposals. Both the due dates for questions and proposal submissions will be extended by two weeks. The last…

For Our Community: An Important Housing Trust Update

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For Our Community: An Important Housing Trust Update

For Our Community: An Important Housing Trust Update

Dear Neighbors, In accordance with Santa Clara County’s shelter in place order given to protect the health and safety of our community amidst the coronavirus outbreak, the staff of our organization will work remotely until further notice. Our employees are equipped to conduct all daily operations from their homes. At this time, Housing Trust remains…

Notifications to Clients About No In-Person Meetings

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Notifications to Clients About No In-Person Meetings

Notifications to Clients About No In-Person Meetings

Dear First Time Homebuyer Clients, Realtors, Lenders, and Homeowners, Housing Trust Silicon Valley will not be taking in-person meetings at this time. We are available to communicate with you via phone and email and kindly ask to please be patient with our response times. Below is our contact information: Empower Homebuyers SCC (Santa Clara County’s…

Kevin and Jim Beall

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Sen. Jim Beall Presents Housing Trust Resolution

Kevin and Jim Beall

We had been looking forward to the honor of having Senator Beall and several of his counterparts from the assembly join us to celebrate on stage at Investor Briefing. We are thankful we could still accept this honor from Sen. Beall in person this afternoon. Sen Beall was the recipient of our Housing Champion Award…

Bolder Measures, Greater Equity

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Bolder Measures, Greater Equity

Bolder Measures, Greater Equity

by: Kevin Zwick, CEO, Housing Trust Silicon Valley Today, I had planned to welcome more than 600 friends and neighbors at our annual Investor Briefing to celebrate our collective work and Housing Trust’s 20th anniversary. But a week ago, we heeded the call to do our part to slow the spread of the COVID-19 and…

Investor Briefing is on March 13

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Important Update on Investor Briefing

Investor Briefing is on March 13

Like you, we’ve been watching the news about coronavirus and following the advice of Santa Clara County Public Health Department to postpone or cancel mass gatherings. To that end, we are announcing today that we are cancelling our annual Investor Briefing scheduled for March 13. It was a disappointing decision to make given the knowledge…

Villas on the Park ribbon

Success Stories, Updates

A Grand Opening for Villas on the Park

Villas on the Park ribbon

The morning of March 6 was a morning long in the making. Villas on the Park – an 83 home permanent supportive housing development in San Jose just up the street from our office – had its grand opening. Jim Silverwood, President and CEO of Affirmed Housing correctly referred to the project as “a Rubik’s…

Rep. Zoe Lofgren Headshot 2020

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Welcome Representative Zoe Lofgren to Investor Briefing!

Rep. Zoe Lofgren Headshot 2020

Housing Trust’s Investor Briefing is in two weeks, and we’re delighted to announce Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren is joining our lineup of distinguished speakers! Lofgren represents California’s 19th district and is the Chairperson of the Committee on House Administration and Chair of the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship. She currently serves on the House Judiciary Committee, the…

Five Board Members

Press Releases, Updates

Housing Trust Welcomes Five New Members of the Board of Directors

Five Board Members

Housing Trust is pleased to announce Mike Beasley of Beasley Consulting, Kevin Deeble of Cisco, Jonathan Fearn of Greystar, Papia Gambelin of Platinum Advisors and Meg McGraw-Scherer of California Housing Partnership have joined the Board of Directors at Housing Trust Silicon Valley. Mike Beasley is the retired Chairman of the Board of Rocket Software. Before…