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Kensington Lending Partnership Launches $5 Million Neighborhood Initiative

(Philadelphia, PA): This morning, the newly formed Kensington Lending Partnership formally launched a significant funding source focused on small business and mixed-use real estate development, housing improvements, and affordable homeownership in the heart of Kensington. The Partnership, comprised of four Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI), includes Community First Fund, FINANTA, Impact Services Corp’s Impact ...

We're Seeking a Real Estate Development & Housing Intern

The Philadelphia office of LISC seeks a summer intern for May to August 2019. Reporting to the Program Officer for Housing & Health, the Intern will provide the Lending and Housing programs with research and analysis, data collection and management, and project support. The Intern will make substantive and valued contributions that advance Philadelphia LISC’s ...

Request for Proposals: Recoverable & Catalytic Grant Funding for Affordable Rental Housing Preservation

Philadelphia LISC is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) that seeks to provide funding to non-profit community based organizations to further advance the preservation of affordable rental housing in the City of Philadelphia in the following ways: (1) LISC will provide recoverable grants for predevelopment activities associated with affordable rental housing preservation and; (2) LISC ...