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Seminar for CDC Project Managers – 2018-2019

The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the Mel King Institute for Community Building, in collaboration with Henry Joseph, Development Consultant, invite your CDC to participate in the next LISC Project Manager Seminar. Please contact Marilyn Sanchez at for applications.

Developers break ground on Bartlett Station project

A major new development in Roxbury is set to transform a contaminated, overgrown bus yard once owned by MBTA into new businesses, apartments and jobs that will both expand economic opportunity and protect long-time residents from displacement. LISC provided nearly $19 million in loans and equity investments, in partnership with Bank of America, to finance ...

New Fund Helps Developers Protect Against Displacement

The Vacant Site Acquisition Fund, created by LISC, CEDAC, and the City of Boston, will help developers acquire substantially vacant and underutilized parcels of land and buildings for future development as mixed-income and affordable housing. The funding will target Boston neighborhoods that are at risk of gentrification with potential displacement of long term residents.