Appreciating Mark Santos-Johnson
Mark Santos-Johnson, the Community Development & Housing Manager at the City of Renton, retired on May 20th. Mark has worked tirelessly in the housing sector for more than 40 years – from working to develop and manage the Broadview Emergency … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: The Nehemiah Initiative
The Nehemiah Initiative Seattle has had quite a start-up year. The nonprofit formed on January 1 of this year but has been a functioning group and mission for almost 20 years. The Nehemiah Initiative Seattle is a faith-based community development … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: BUILD LLC
BUILD LLC is a multi-disciplinary architectural design firm with a diverse portfolio of work that demonstrates elegance, integrity, and simplification of the complex. With over 20 years of experience rooted in integrated design and a working knowledge of construction, BUILD … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: BEE Consulting
It was BEE Consulting’s mission-driven work that led them into the affordable housing sector. Formed in 1999, BEE Consulting’s primary focus has always been to perform superior building envelope design for their clients and community. Over the years, the team … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: Whitley Evergreen
Over 75 years of off-site construction experience comes with a suite of services and benefits when building with Whitley Evergreen. Whitley Manufacturing Co., Inc. was founded in South Whitley, Indiana, after World War II to provide homes for returning veterans. … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: Square Peg & Weld Seattle
It is no secret finding a pitch perfect team is difficult. For the owners of Square Peg, Amy and Brady King, this challenge was heightened by the recession and workforce shortages in 2014. Square Peg had the work, the clients, … read more.
HDC Project Highlight: Cedar Crossing
Congratulations to HDC members, Bellwether Housing and Mercy Housing Northwest, on the upcoming development Cedar Crossing, located in Seattle’s Roosevelt neighborhood. The joint project will feature 254 affordable homes, 91 of which are 2 and 3-bedroom apartments for larger families. … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: Tiscareno Associates
A thoughtful approach to affordable and workforce housing architecture We all know that designing affordable housing architecture is a constant balancing act: Owners need optimal space usage within a finite budget and site constraints, while tenants need places of comfort, … read more.
HDC Project Highlight: Plymouth’s Bob & Marcia Almquist Place
Congratulations to Plymouth Housing in opening their newest development, the Bob and Marcia Almquist Place, this April. Located in the Chinatown-International District, Almquist Place is the first building of the recent PROOF campaign, which serves as proof that Seattle can … read more.
HDC Member Highlight: Rebuilding Together Seattle
HDC’s membership represents the housing continuum with several organizations and causes carving out their own specific approach to ensuring everyone in King County having an affordable, healthy, and safe home. Rebuilding Together Seattle (RTS) is no exception and has their … read more.