Charlotte Journalism Collaborative

Future of affordable housing in Brookhill in doubt as bid to secure funding fails

By Lauren Lindstrom and Danielle Chemtob October 10, 2020 Funding requests to redevelop a historically Black community that has fallen into disrepair have been rejected by city and nonprofit leaders again, putting at risk efforts to preserve affordable housing and potentially displacing its residents. Brookhill Village, near Charlotte’s rapidly growing…
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Laurel Street and Little Rock CDC partner on mixed-income housing in uptown Charlotte

By Katrina Louis September 17, 2020 A new partnership is bringing mixed-income housing to uptown Charlotte. Laurel Street and Little Rock Community Development Corporation announced Thursday that “a sustainable and inclusive apartment community” is coming to the corner of East Seventh and North Alexander streets in First Ward. Construction is…
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