Alice Place of Boone Groundbreaking

Alice Place of Boone Groundbreaking

Construction has begun at Alice Place of Boone! The project, located at 1704 Hawkeye Drive in Boone, Iowa, is the second Alice Place prototype developed by Iceberg Development, this time in partnership with MCC Development.  Iceberg and MCC sought out Boone as the community lacks sufficient affordable housing for their senior residents. The City of […]

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HOW Evanston Development Closes on Financing.

HOW Evanston Development Closes on Financing.

A new construction, 3-story, 16-unit development located in the northern suburb of Evanston and sponsored by HOW (Housing Opportunities for Women) has closed on financing.  Construction is slated to begin in April of 2018.  The project, once built, will offer on-site case management, daily living/life training skills, job training, mental/physical health case management as well […]

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Midtown Crossing is Open!

Midtown Crossing is Open!

Residents have been excitedly waiting for this development as Over The Rainbow (OTR) has completed Midtown Crossing in downtown Des Plaines. Under Weese Langley Weese’s direction, the design provides maximum accessibility for people who require wheelchairs for mobility. This development was created with features to assist those who are mobility impaired to be able to […]

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The Mayfair Commons Apartments in Albany Park is getting a multi-million dollar renovation!

The Mayfair Commons Apartments in Albany Park is getting a multi-million dollar renovation!

The Mayfair Commons Apartments ​in Albany Park is getting a multi-million dollar renovation! The building, has been providing ​affordable housing for seniors since 1997. The 6-story building currently houses 97 units, with a breakdown of 11 studios, 64 ​one-bedrooms, and ​22 two-bedroom apartments. Mayfair Commons is located ​in the vibrant neighborhood of Albany Park at the corner of Elston […]

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Construction begins at the Concord at Sheridan!

From left: Audra Hamernik, Executive Director of IHDA, Eugene Jones, Executive Director of the Chicago Housing Authority, Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago, 49th Ward Alderman Joe Moore, Rob Ferrino, CEO of Madison Construction, Larry Huggins, CEO of Riteway Construction, Sandi Price, Executive Director, Rogers Park Business Alliance, and Kris VanderMeer, Senior Project Manager at Madison […]

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LGG proud to announce 2017 Novogradac winner!

Rosenwald Apartments is thrilled to be the recipient of the 2017 Novogradac Journal of Tax Credit Historic Rehabilitation Award! This 5 story walk up, previously known as the Michigan Boulevard Garden Apartments,  has been transformed since the closing in December of 2014. Nearly two years of construction went into this project in order for the […]

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ICADC Closes 4th LIHTC Deal with LGG

Illinois Community Action Development Corporation (ICADC) recently closed on the financing of their new construction family development Prairie Meadows Phase II.  Prairie Meadows II is a thirty (30) unit new construction single family development located in Hoopeston, IL. The single-family home development will provide options of two and three-bedroom units.   Units will be affordable to […]

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Galena Park Terrace Re-Dedication Celebration

Galena Park Terrace Re-Dedication Celebration

Lightengale Group congratulates Galena Park Terrace Board of Directors and Cottingham Property Management Company for completing the successful renovation of Galena Park Terrace. The reopening celebration included a barbeque for residents, lenders and professionals who worked on the transaction along with local singing talent. Audra Hamernik, IHDA’s Executive Director talked with several of the residents […]

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Tierra Linda Closing

Latin United Community Housing Association (LUCHA) closed on the financing for their new project, Tierra Linda, with the help of Lightengale Group. Tierra Linda is a forty-five (45) unit new construction project that will create rental apartment for low-income families in the Humboldt Park and Logan Square Communities. The goal of the project is to […]

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Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Award winner

Rosenwald Courts Apartments is a 2017 Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Award winner sponsored by Landmarks Illinois! The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Preservation Awards is used to inspire others to preserve, protect and promote historic resources. The winners will be recognized on September 16, 2017 at the awards ceremony in Chicago. For more information on […]

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