The Eastside Food Cooperative broke ground on Monday, August 17, 2015 for its site expansion in the Northeast Minneapolis neighborhood. This expansion is expected to create 20 new jobs for the Co-op and to be completed by January 2016. Click here to read more about this exciting new addition!
Landon Group, LLC client Episcopal Homes has been recognized by Finance and Commerce as one of the area’s Top Projects for its high-quality affordable housing in the Midway neighborhood of Saint Paul. Click here to read more!
Landon Group would like to thank Katya Pilling for her work over the last several years. She has been an asset to our team, especially in the area of commercial development. We congratulate her on her new position as Director of Business Development at Knutson Construction (www.knutsonconstruction.com) and wish her all the best.
Landon Group would like to thank Noel Nix for his work with us and congratulate him on his new position as an Outreach Coordinator with the Metropolitan Council. We are grateful for the opportunity to have worked with Noel and are excited for him as he takes off on this new endeavor.
We would also like to welcome Sarah Larson, our new Landon Group team member, joining us from Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative. Sarah’s extensive experience in the affordable housing industry will be an asset to Landon Group. We are excited to have her working with us.
Landon Group’s client Mill City Quarter implements the first “woonerf” (inspired by the Dutch) in Minneapolis, MN. Woonerfs are designed for pedestrians, cyclists, and low-speed motorists (particularly for parking purposes). Click here to read more about this development in Minneapolis.
Landon Group’s own Katya Pilling was featured in Star Tribune’s article on urban farming in vacant city lots around the Twin Cities. Click here to read more about the thought processes behind and the benefits of these recent developments.
Landon Group client East Side Foods is one of Foodtank’s “10 Amazing Food Co-ops Across America.” Click here to read more!
As announced earlier, Schuett Development LLC was awarded a Developments of Distinction Award from Novogradac & Company LLP. The Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits recognized Schuett’s Park Manor Estates II LP in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota as the “LIHTC Development that Best Preserves Existing Affordable Rental Housing.” Click here for the January 8, 2015 ceremony video.
We are proud to be a part of this exciting development!
CommonBond Communities received $10.24 million in funding from the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency. Plans to rehabilitate property along Saint Anthony Avenue in the Midway neighborhood of Saint Paul are underway for this summer 2015. Congratulations to CommonBond on this funding award! Click here for more details.
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