Welcome Alice!

Welcome Alice!

Lightengale Group is pleased to announce the addition of Alice Mwinzi to our team. Alice has joined LGG as a Project Manager. She brings with her experience as a Graduate Assistant at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the Human Resource Center. We are excited to add such a valuable resource to our team and […]

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Rosenwald Courts wins “Gem of the Community Award”!

Rosenwald Courts wins “Gem of the Community Award”!

Congratulations are in order for the Rosenwald Court Apartments! On July 26, 2018, Rosenwald was awarded the “Gem of the Community Award” at the archi-treasures Jewels in July Celebration “Ultra Violet” for their “We Carry the Light” public art installation. “We Carry The Light” was created to capture the past, present and future of Bronzeville […]

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Marison Mill Suites Project Closing!

Marison Mill Suites Project Closing!

July 31, 2018 marked the project closing and start of construction for the Marison Mill Suites in Elgin, IL. Marison Mill Suites is being built south of the Water’s Edge development site that was also constructed to provide safe and affordable housing. With the success of Water’s Edge, the Burton Foundation created Marison Mills to […]

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Construction Begins at Altamont Senior Residences!

Construction Begins at Altamont Senior Residences!

The ground was broken and construction has begun for the Altamont Senior Residences. Altamont, IL in Effingham County was chosen as the new development site to provide affordable housing for independent seniors. This new construction will cover over 30,000 square feet (sq. ft.) and house 30 units for seniors 55 and older that make between […]

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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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