Registration Now Open For County Land Bank’s Third Annual Free Home Giveaway

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Lovise Jiles, Jenia Hart, Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Rob Rose and Raheem Trull pose for a photo last year after Hart learned that she had won a home in Maywood through the Cook County Land Bank. | File

The Cook County Land Bank Authority, which was established by the county in 2013 to help attract developers to tax-delinquent properties, announced recently the opening of the lottery registration period for its third annual Home Giveaway.

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Woman Wins Free Maywood Home From Cook County Land Bank Authority

Friday, December 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Lovise Jiles, Jenia Hart, Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Rob Rose and Raheem Trull pose for a photo on Dec. 21, after Hart learned that she had won a home in Maywood through the Cook County Land Bank. | VFP

When Jenia Hart, 21, walked into the home at 1008 N. Maywood Drive in Maywood, on Dec. 21, she didn’t expect that the space she was entering would be her own.

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The Cook County Land Bank Is Giving Away A Rehabbed Home In Maywood

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

The Cook County Land Bank Authority, an agency created in 2013 to help attract developers to tax-delinquent properties, announced on Nov. 26 that it’s giving away a move-in ready, fully rehabbed home in Maywood to the winner of the authority’s Home Giveaway Lottery.

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