7 Myths about HUD-Approved Counseling Busted

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Union Tribune – Friday, April 6, 2012 By Lily Leung Borrowers on the brink of losing their homes or are in need of advice often face unhelpful lender reps, or worse yet, unscrupulous companies who take up-front fees, promise housing relief and ultimately deliver nothing. So, where can frustrated homeowners in San Diego County turn… Read more ›

Solar Training Program Leads to New Jobs for Affordable Housing Residents

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Vista, CA February 28, 2012 – PR WEB Everyday Energy recently hosted an Introduction to Solar Photovoltaic Installation course for residents of Los Robles Apartments, an affordable housing community owned by Community Housing Works. Everyday Energy (everydayenergy.us) recently hosted an Introduction to Solar Photovoltaic Installation course for residents of Los Robles Apartments, an affordable housing… Read more ›

CHW partners with I-CAN E-File to offer free tax services!

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FREE Federal & State | No income limits | Certified IRS volunteers Last year, I-CAN!  E-file returned over $140 million dollars to individuals!         WHAT IS I-CAN! E-FILE? I-CAN! E-file is a free, internet-based program that enables taxpayers to prepare their income tax returns free of charge.  There are no income limitations for the program.                                        HOW DOES… Read more ›

New affordable housing coming to North Park

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San Diego Union Tribune Written by, Lily Leung Oct. 21, 2011 New affordable housing is coming to North Park. Ground has broken on an 83-unit apartment building that will be available to qualified residents, San Diego nonprofit group Community HousingWorks said earlier this week. Construction is scheduled through winter of 2012 for the “Kalos” building,… Read more ›

Solar Power System Completed at San Diego Affordable Housing Property

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Multi Housing News Jun 17, 2011 By Dees Stribling, Contributing Editor San Diego–Community HousingWorks (CHW) and HelioPower have completed a Multifamily Affordable Solar Housing (MASH) project at Las Serenas, an affordable housing property in San Diego. Going forward, the 108-unit complex will receive solar energy from the new system, which CHW and HelioPower estimate will… Read more ›

San Diego homeownership drops in past decade

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By Lori Weisberg | May 11, 2011 A prolonged housing crisis and recession erased all of the homeownership gains of the last 10 years, leaving San Diego County with a lower proportion of owners than at the start of the decade, new census figures show. The county’s 2010 homeownership rate now stands at 54.4 percent,… Read more ›