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2.12.2020 | RISE Apartments

Update alert! Check out these photos of RISE Apartments under construction taken this morning. Taken from 4050 South Figueroa Street

First-time Homebuyer Programs for 2020

Homeownership is heralded as a part of the American Dream for many Angelinos, but rising costs have priced out much of the population. The following is a *list we've compiled of resources for first-time homebuyers that helps close the affordability gap for many cash-strapped and credit-compromised borrowers. FHA loans The Federal Housing Authority insures the … Continue reading First-time Homebuyer Programs for 2020

RISE Apartments | Progress in Action

from Urbanize LA The $32-million development, located at 4050 S. Figueroa Street, will consist of a five-story building featuring 56 units of affordable housing priced at the low- and very low-income levels.  Rents for the studio apartments will are to be set at $473 per month for very low-income households and $788 per month for low-income households. … Continue reading RISE Apartments | Progress in Action

RISE Offices Farewell

After 25 years at the same location, serving over 106,000 local residents and entrepreneurs, delivering over $10.4 Million in micro- and small business loans, helping over 315 families purchase First-Time Homes accessing over $300,000,000 in mortgages from area banks, delivering over 1200 workshops and training sessions, well, there was a lot to do! There were … Continue reading RISE Offices Farewell

Powering Forward | Power Luncheon 2018

In support of our new affordable housing project and community reinvestment efforts, we invite and encourage you to purchase one or more event sponsorships and share this information with colleagues, to help us increase the awareness and support of our work. The sponsorship levels are described on the attached reservation form. All sponsorships purchased at the Investor level … Continue reading Powering Forward | Power Luncheon 2018

USC Retail Space Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

{This special opportunity is a result of a Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) negotiated by United Neighbors in Defense Against Displacement (UNIDAD) Coalition. CD Tech, RISE, Conaxion, and a host of other partners have been tasked with identifying a small business(es) to occupy retail space at The Lorenzo Apartment Complex (USC student luxury housing). Types of businesses preferred are retail and food-based … Continue reading USC Retail Space Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

A Women Veteran Role Makes Sitcom History

Legendary producer Norman Lear (“Good Times”, “All in the Family”, “Maude”, “The Jeffersons”) has remade the hit “One Day at a Time” to feature a female veteran as the head of house. WOVEN (Women Veteran Entrepreneur Network) has been invited to attend a taping of the Netflix show on Sony Studios lot in Los Angeles! … Continue reading A Women Veteran Role Makes Sitcom History