Hilda Hispanic heritage month 2021

Success Stories, Updates

Representation & Leadership: Coffee and Chat w/ Hilda Ramirez

Hilda Hispanic heritage month 2021

We just had another one of our ‘Representation and Leadership’ coffee & chat meetings. It’s a regularly scheduled event we have as part of our ongoing diversity, equity and inclusion work and just a good chance for our still-mostly-virtual teams to get together over Zoom. This time we met with Hilda Ramirez, CEO of Keller…

Shovel Shot of Agrihood

Press Releases

Agrihood Breaks Ground in Santa Clara

Shovel Shot of Agrihood

On the morning of September 15th, 2021, we gathered with a lot of friends and partners for the groundbreaking of Agrihood; a development which will provide 361 new homes – including 181 below-market rate homes for seniors and senior veterans. Read the press release here and see the rendering of the Agrihood project. Agrihood was…

Join Our Team

Updates

We’re Hiring! Chief Development & Communications Officer

Join Our Team

Housing Trust Silicon Valley has always been a place where public and private resources come together in creative ways to support housing opportunities for all our neighbors – from those experiencing homelessness to renters to first-time homebuyers. To date, we have invested over $335 million to create more than 20,105 homes in the greater Bay…

Path Groundbreaking

Success Stories, Updates

Breaking Ground with PATH in San Jose

Path Groundbreaking

This morning we got to see our friends from PATH and attend the groundbreaking celebration of Villas at Fourth Street in San Jose – a project that will bring 93 affordable homes for chronically homeless seniors age 55 and above. Two key collaborations brought us to today: Google, which first invested in our TECH Fund…

Chestnut Square ribbon cutting 8.20.21

Success Stories, Updates

A Grand Opening for MidPen’s Chestnut Square in Livermore

Chestnut Square ribbon cutting 8.20.21

In 2017, Housing Trust provided a $2 million pre-development loan to MidPen for Chestnut Square, an affordable housing development in Livermore. Friday, August 20, 2021 was the grand opening – and our own Noni Ramos was among the speakers, along with Mayor Bob Woerner of Livermore, County Supervisor David Haubert, MidPen’s Matt Franklin, and others….

Lupita with Housing Trust Sign

Updates

Welcome Lupita – Housing Trust’s First Human Resources Director

Lupita with Housing Trust Sign

Some big news just happened internally: Housing Trust, which has been growing quite a bit in recent years – we only had a staff of three about twelve years ago – just hired our very first Human Resources Director! Please meet Lupita Medina, who has years of experience and leadership in building HR infrastructure, strategic…

Staff online meeting

Updates

Come Work With Us – We’re Hiring!

Staff online meeting

At Housing Trust Silicon Valley, we believe our employees are the greatest asset in supporting our quest to create affordable housing opportunities. Join us!  We offer competitive salaries, generous vacation and sick time, paid year end shutdown and short workdays on Summer Fun Fridays – in addition to medical and retirement benefits. If a career at…

Kent Brown of Leigh Avenue

Success Stories

Meet Kent from Leigh Avenue

Kent Brown of Leigh Avenue

Leigh Avenue, a First Community Housing development in San Jose, has been welcoming residents over the last few months. Our role in the creation of these 63 homes for seniors began with predevelopment lending made possible through our TECH Fund, and continued with a bridge loan and a liquidity line during construction. Our Finally Home…

Ryan, Teresa and sons

Success Stories

Empowered by Home: Ryan and Teresa’s Story

Ryan, Teresa and sons

When Ryan and Teresa’s landlord told them that the townhome they were renting for seven years was going to be placed on the market, the couple knew it was time to make some big decisions. Their choices were to either move to a new rental and likely pay more for rent, or they could finally…