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Community Partners for Affordable Housing Documents

CPAH Brochure

Income Limits

Participating Lenders

CPAH Resident Selection Criteria

Highland Park Inclusionary Housing Program Resident Selection Criteria

Highland Park Affordable Housing Plan

We Need The People Who Need Affordable Housing Brochure

CPAH Employer Verification Form

CPAH 2014 – 2017 Strategic Plan

Annual Reports

2013 - 2014

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CPAH In The News

Rehab one year later

CPAH Brings Rehabbed Homes to Community

Volunteers Clean Out Foreclosed Homes

CPAH Keeps Family in Lake Forest

Highland Park’s Approach to Affordable Housing

New owners "proud and excited" to move into CPAH's latest home

Lake Forest Pilot Program

Many forces unite to remake home green

Communities consider options for affordable housing

Highland Park touts new housing project

Shared Equity and Community Land Trust Information

Shared Equity Video

National Public Radio Story: Community Land Trusts

Understanding Subsidy Retention

Relevant Links

Affordable Housing Corporation of Lake County

Highland Park Housing Commission

City of Evanston Housing Commission

City of Evanston Affordable Housing Plans and Information

City of Lake Forest Housing Trust Board

Lake County

Illinois Housing Development Authority

Burlington Associates: Additional information on Community Land Trusts!/home

National Community Land Trust Network

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Current Spotlight:

Executive Director

Job Posting

CPAH is seeking an Executive Director with proven leadership abilities, relevant experience, a strong commitment to affordable housing and the ability to continue expanding CPAH’s impact in the community. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced affordable housing professional to lead a strong, well-respected and growing nonprofit organization that is making a tremendous difference in the community. Click here for the full job posting.

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Picture this - a family of six - mother, father and 4 sons coming together to celebrate Thanksgiving. But two days before the holiday, at a time when dad cooked his most delicious meals, dad (my husband) suddenly drops dead from a heart attack. My sons and I muddled through the thickness of grief, trying to move forward. We were no longer able to afford housing. I learned about CPAH and I attended an information session. For the first time in a very long time, I felt hope. My CPAH experience is and will always be the most amazing and important turning point in my family’s journey. Today, two and a half years after learning about CPAH, we continue to cope with our loss, but the waters are calm. CPAH changed our lives and offered the opportunity to rebuild and achieve stability.



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