Category: Housing

Broadview Moves Closer To Building Senior Housing

Sunday, February 10, 2019 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A vacant lot on 17th Avenue in Broadview, which the village hopes is the future site of affordable housing for seniors and veterans. | Google Maps 

During a Feb. 4 regular meeting, the village of Broadview Board of Trustees approved a special use permit and a preliminary land lease deal necessary to allow Ross Financial Services to build a 70-unit, three-story affordable housing development for seniors and veterans at 2111 S. 17th Ave. in Broadview.

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Crain’s: Maywood Among ‘Most Improved’ Suburban Housing Markets

Thursday, January 31, 2019 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews

Featured image: A historic house in Maywood. | YouTube

Crain’s Chicago Business recently reported more positive news for the Maywood housing market.

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Housing Forward Opens Shelter Sites During Deep Freeze, Fears Another Federal Shutdown

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews

As temperatures dip to what could be record-breaking lows, Maywood-based Housing Forward, which serves people experiencing homelessness or housing insecurity, has opened shelter sites to serve as warming centers for those in need, while also facing uncertainty over what federal funding will look like in the coming months.

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