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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Anthony Place Yorkville Senior Apartments Groundbreaking & Closing

GC Housing Development LLC, the development arm of Crane Construction, celebrated the groundbreaking and closing of their first LIHTC development, Anthony Place Yorkville Senior Apartments. Anthony Place will be a 51-unit building for seniors aged 55 and older and includes many amenities and is well located in the heart of Yorkville. Lightengale Group worked with […]

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Rosenwald Courts Apartments is an Affordable Housing Finance Magazine Readers’ Choice Finalist!

Rosenwald Courts Apartments is a 2017 Affordable Housing Finance Magazine Readers’ Choice Finalist! Rosenwald is 1 of 36 finalists selected from 120 entries that will complete in a total of 10 different categories: Family, Green, Historic Rehab, Mixed-Use, Preservation, Public Housing Redevelopment, Rural, Seniors, Special Needs, and Urban . Rosenwald will compete in the historic […]

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