Welcome Chealon!

Welcome Chealon! Chealon Shears started full-time with LGG in May 2018 and we are so excited for her to be joining our team with over 15 years of experience. Chealon has worked for the City of Chicago in their Department of Planning and Development, Department of Housing, and became the Senior Development Manager at The […]

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Congrats Midtown!

Congrats Midtown!

Congrats Midtown! On Wednesday,  June 13, 2018 Midtown Crossing Apartments was presented with a commemorative certificate at this year’s Capitol Hill luncheon ceremony. Midtown was named a Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Awards Honorable Mention Recipient in the Special Needs category. The Edson Awards are a yearly event where leaders from Congress, businesses and […]

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Anthony Place Yorkville

Anthony Place Yorkville

Anthony Place Yorkville has opened their doors! On May 30th 2018, the senior housing development located at 1050 Freemont Street in Yorkville, IL hosted their grand opening. At the time of the opening, the development had already leased 60% of their units. Anthony Place was created for seniors aged 55 and older with incomes at […]

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2018 IHDA Award Winners!

Congratulations! Lightengale Group would like to congratulate the winners of the 2018 Illinois Housing Development Awards (IHDA) 9% LIHTC awards made in May. Six of these developers are LGG’s clients. 3 Diamond Development, LLC  – Diamond Senior Apartments of Breese GC Housing Development – Anthony Place Ottawa GC Housing Development – Anthony Place of St. […]

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Stonebridge Has Opened!

Stonebridge Has Opened!

Stonebridge opened its doors! Since closing on the construction financing in 2016, The Burton Foundation and Moon Development have been working together tirelessly to create the 85,346 square foot facility for disabled adults. On April 27th, 2018, Stonebridge of Gurnee officially opened the doors to its Supportive Living Facility (SLF) which contains 120 units, 98 […]

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Congratulations SSOC!

Congratulations are in order for SSOC (South Side Office of Concern) on the closing of their new development! The new permanent housing units will be located in downtown Peoria, IL and will be rehabilitating 202 NE Madison. The Madison Avenue Apartments will include 10 units, a mixture of 8 one bedroom (603 square feet) and […]

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Construction Has Begun!

Groundbreaking at 206 Chicago Ave. in Oak Park! Congratulations to New Moms, Inc. (NMI) which has started construction on their newest development; New Moms Oak Park. The newest building will provide permanent supportive housing to homeless parents and children, as well as a service center for NMI to continue to transform the lives of these […]

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Congratulations Oak Park Muscatine Senior Living!

Congratulations MCC Development and Iceberg Development for obtaining the 2018 IFA Tax Credit Award for their proposed Oak Park Muscatine Senior Living facility. The credit was awarded to the development teams on March 14, 2018 at the Iowa Finance Authority Board Meeting. This development is looking to provide much needed housing with affordable rent to […]

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Congratulations Rosenwald Courts!

Congratulations Rosenwald Courts!

Rosenwald Courts wins The Outstanding For-Profit Neighborhood Real Estate Project Award at the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards! Alderman Pat Dowell received the award on behalf of the development team that over 1,500 people attended. Alderman Dowell cited the importance of the project in helping to revitalize the larger Bronzeville community and her excitement […]

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Congratulations Ogden Avenue!

Congratulations Ogden Avenue!

Congratulations are in order for Ogden Avenue Supportive Housing! Doors have officially opened at their new location in La Grange, 9601 W. Ogden Avenue. Since 1988 BEDS Plus has provided housing, food, counseling and job services in order to assist the homeless community in stabilizing their lives. This new housing provides 20 studios for people […]

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