What is Affordable Housing?

Charlotte resident, Linda Mendez, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership President Julie Porter and City of Charlotte Housing and Neighborhood Services Director Pam Wideman sit down with Around the Crown host Gina DiPietro to discuss the current need in Charlotte for affordable housing, where we are in meeting our target goals and who are the real people in need.

The Housing Partnership Wins $500,000 Grant for Community Stabilization

Funds used for blight removal and new home construction in Druid Hills CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 28, 2017 – Charlotte Mecklenburg Housing Partnership, Inc. (DreamKey Partners) has been awarded a $500,000 grant through the nationally-competitive Project Reinvest for Neighborhoods program. A total of $27.5 million in neighborhood stabilization grants were awarded to 55 nonprofit organizations nationwide…

Realtor® Volunteers to Rehab Homes in the Genesis Park Neighborhood

DreamKey Partners and Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association team up again for Realtors® Care Day, April 28 CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 26, 2017– Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership, Inc. (DreamKey Partners) and the Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association collaborate for a second year to make a difference in the Statesville Avenue Corridor. On April 28, an army of Realtor® volunteers…

Property Tax Clinics Lesson Financial Burden on Seniors & Disabled in North End

DreamKey Partners and Legal Services of Southern Piedmont offering assistance to eligible homeowners CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 20, 2017 – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership, Inc. (DreamKey Partners) and Legal Services of Southern Piedmont (LSSP) will provide assistance to homeowners in the completion of their low-income homestead exclusion or property tax deferment filings for the current tax year.…

The Housing Partnership Receives a NeighborWorks Neighborhood Marketing Grant

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2017 – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership, Inc. (DreamKey Partners) has received a $25,000 Pride in Place grant from NeighborWorks® America for a project at the Brightwalk community located on Statesville Avenue. The grant will be used to provide the support needed to implement and establish a neighborhood marketing campaign and facilitate neighborhood…