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/ March 5, 2019 / Newswire

Established through a partnership between OFN members Florida Community Loan Fund and New Jersey Community Capital, as well as Central Florida Foundation, the Parramore Asset Stabilization Fund (PASF) aims to purchase, renovate, and preserve 83 scattered-site residential units across 44 different

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Jennifer Vasiloff / February 13, 2019 / Policy

Today, the U.S. Department of Treasury's CDFI Fund announced 38 recipients of the FY 2018 Capital Magnet Fund Award, totaling $142.9 million in grants. OFN congratulates all awardees, especially our 19 members, who received $70.64 million, 49.4 percent of the amount awarded.  

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/ August 14, 2018 / Newswire

NPR Weekend Edition explores the reality of affordable housing (or lack thereof) in rural America, where one of the problems that residents face is housing that requires significant upgrades in order to make them suitable for today's market, "Many homes here were built for a far different time, b

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