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Beyond Homes Impact: 2019 Reflection

American Gold Star Manor, the Pearl of Long Beach

American Gold Star Manor is affordable housing primarily for seniors with a priority for mothers who have lost sons or daughters in the military along with U.S. veterans. Through the renovations, affordability of the apartments is preserved and the facility is sustainable for the future.

Abode Communities Awarded Capital One’s $100,000 Blueprint to Buildings Grant

Abode Communities is Los Angeles’ sole recipient of Capital One’s Blueprint to Buildings grant, bringing vital predevelopment funding for Grandview Apartments.

Maintenance Team Participated in AHMA’s “Maintenance Madness”

Abode Communities|Property Management team will add new services to our residents.

Abode Communities|Architecture Expands Leadership

Welcome Pooja Bhagat, associate principal, and Paola Vezzulli, project director to Abode Communities|Architecture.

New Design of The Children’s Clinic in Long Beach Underway

Abode Communities|Architecture is exploring ways to create a meaningful experience and improved health outcomes for the new clinic.

Abode Communities Awards $50,000 in Financial Aid through Building Hope Scholarship Program

The 2019 Building Hope Scholarship Awards celebrated five graduating high school senior residents in their pursuit to higher education.

KPCC AirTtalk with Larry Mantle: President & CEO Robin Hughes Discusses Proposition 1 Ballot Initiative

President & CEO Robin Hughes featured on KPCC’s AirTalk with Larry Mantle discussing Proposition 1: Veterans and Affordable Housing Act

Island Life: Robin Hughes Partners with ULI on Advisory Panel for Affordable Housing in St. Croix

President & CEO Robin Hughes joined Urban Land Institute (ULI) in St. Croix as a panelist comprised of economic and affordable housing leaders to help develop a strategic economic development vision and housing plan for the town of Christiansted in the Caribbean island of St. Croix.

Robin Hughes Serves as Panelist for Fannie Mae-UCLA Ziman Symposium on Affordable Housing

Robin Hughes joined a panel of real estate and housing experts to discuss affordable housing financing in underserved markets at the Fannie Mae and UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate’s Affordable Housing Symposium: The Supply Crisis in California.

Going Beyond Homes to Build, Transform & Connect

This fall, Abode Communities hosted its inaugural Building Hope Breakfast in support of the organization’s signature onsite resident (social) services program, Beyond Homes.

Robin Hughes Serves as Panelist for LABC’s Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit

Robin Hughes joined a prominent panel of housing experts to discuss how to meet California’s housing needs at Los Angeles Business Council’s Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit.

KCET’s City Rising Series Spotlights Rolland Curtis Gardens

In chapter six of KCET’s six-chapter City Rising series, KCET examines the positive impact of Abode Communities’ and TRUST South L.A.’s plan to increase affordable housing and bring vital health services to Rolland Curtis Gardens in South Los Angeles.

Selma Community Housing Receives Prestigious Charles S. Edson Honorable Mention

Abode Communities is pleased to announce that Selma Community Housing received honorable mention in the Green Housing Category at the 23rd Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards.

Abode Communities Featured in HCIDLA’s Phases & Faces of Affordable Housing Exhibit

Abode Communities’ Selma Community Housing featured in the Los Angeles Housing + Community Investment Department’s Phases & Faces of Affordable Housing Exhibition.

KNBC: Robin Hughes Discusses Effects of L.A. Ballot Measure S

Robin Hughes featured on NBC News discussing the damaging effects of L.A. Ballot Measure S.

KPCC SoCal Storylines: Housing LA’s Future

President & CEO Robin Hughes featured guest on KPCC’s SoCal Storylines Series: Conversations with Movers & Shakers

Abode Communities Sponsors LABC Summit

Abode Communities was cooperating sponsor for LABC’s 2016 Mayoral Housing, Transportation & Jobs Summit, promoting transit-oriented development and sustainable workforce housing in Los Angeles.

Greenbulid TV: Rene Rodriguez and Noel Toro

Abode Communities | Architecture’s Rene Rodriguez and Noel Toro at USGBC Green Build International Conference discussed sustainable developments for underserved communities

KNBC: Robin Hughes Discusses Affordable Housing in LA

Abode Communities’ President & CEO Robin Hughes discusses affordable housing development in Los Angeles with KNBC News. Abode Communities’ affordable housing development, Rio Vista Apartments, is highlighted