POAH continues expansion in Chicago and Suburbs

POAH continues expansion in Chicago and Suburbs

per Preservation of Affordable Housing – Chicago (POAH) Press Release: POAH significantly extended its footprint in the Chicago area this spring with the acquisition of nearly 700 affordable rental apartments in the City and two suburbs, bringing to close to 1,800 the number of units it has preserved or created in the area since establishing a presence […]

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Groundbreaking Ceremony at Anthony Place, Prairie Centre.

Groundbreaking Ceremony at Anthony Place, Prairie Centre.

Groundbreaking Ceremony at Anthony Place, Prairie Centre. St. Charles, IL – GC Housing Development LLC (GCHD), an affiliate of Crane Construction Company LLC, and Fox River Affordable Housing Corp. (FRAHC), the real estate development division of the Housing Authority of Elgin announce that construction has begun on Anthony Place at Prairie Centre, a four-story development […]

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New $15M Living Facility Breaks Ground in Ottawa.

New $15M Living Facility Breaks Ground in Ottawa.

New $15M living facility breaks ground in Ottawa. Construction commenced on Monday, May 22nd, at the project site: 727 Clinton Street. Andrew Block, co-president of Crane Construction Company, said they’re excited to bring one of their independent senior living facilities to the area. The near 72,000 square foot, four-story facility will offer 42 one-bedroom units […]

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Lightengale Group’s June Celebrations

Lightengale Group’s June Celebrations

June 2019 Lightengale Group (LGG) Celebrations include: Work Anniversaries – Liz Reyes’ 3 year & Maggy Jares’ 12 year Birthdays – Laura Nading’s Here at LGG we love to share in the excitement with our staff that only birthdays and special milestones can bring us. Last week, on the First of June, Liz Reyes and […]

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Anthony Place at Prairie Centre Deal Closes

Anthony Place at Prairie Centre Deal Closes

Anthony Place at Prairie Centre Deal Closes   Congratulations are in order to GC Housing Development! On April 25th, their newest location for Anthony Place Senior Residence closed. This new development will be in St. Charles, Illinois. This is the second project Lightengale Group (LGG) closed with GC Housing Development, LLC. LGG previously worked with […]

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Lightengale Group Attends the 25th Annual CNDA

Lightengale Group Attends the 25th Annual CNDA

Lightengale Group Attends the 2019 Community Neighborhood Development Awards. On May 9th, 2019 Lightengale Group (LGG) attended the 25th Annual Community Neighborhood Development Awards (CNDA). The CNDA’s were established in 1995, the Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards recognize the essential role that both nonprofit and for-profit developers play in building communities in Chicago-area neighborhoods. The Awards […]

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Lightengale Group’s May Celebrations

Lightengale Group’s May Celebrations

May 2019 Lightengale Group (LGG) Celebrations include: Amy Sanford’s Birthday Liz Reyes Birthday Asya Patterson’s 5 year Work Anniversary Here at LGG we love to share in the excitement with our staff that only birthdays and special milestones can bring us. Last week we celebrated in-office with Amy; she got lucky this year and celebrated […]

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Congrats are in order, Oak Park Senior Living deal closed.

Congrats are in order, Oak Park Senior Living deal closed.

MCC Development & Iceberg Development close Oak Park Senior Living Congratulations are in order for MCC Development and Iceberg Development. In February 2019, the Oak Park Senior Living deal closed. This new development will be in Muscatine, Iowa. Construction began in March 2019 and occupancy will begin in March 2020. Oak Park Senior Living will […]

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Miriam Financing Closes

Miriam Financing Closes

Congrats to Mercy Housing on the Finance Closing for Miriam Apartments. On March 29, 2019 Mercy Housing’s Miriam Apartments closed on their financing; construction is set to begin this month in April, after the relocation of the residents. This is an important preservation project consisting of 66 units of affordable housing. The building is historic […]

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April Celebrations at Lightengale Group

April Celebrations at Lightengale Group

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Deborah Schwartz! Here at Lightengale Group (LGG) we love to share in the excitement with our staff that only birthdays and special milestones can bring us. Debbie will celebrate her Birthday this week, April 24th. – Help us wish Debbie a very Happy Birthday week. “There are two great days in a person’s […]

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