The Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors voted to contribute more than $2.3 million to three affordable housing projects through 0 percent interest deferred loans.
Published: August 30, 2012
Tags: Bill Boerigter, Dave Porterfield, Elven Sted, foreclosure, foreclosures, General Capital Group, Gorman and Co. Inc., Northcott Neighborhood House Inc., restoration, Sheriff sale, Sheriff Sales, Victory 44 Construction Inc., Victory Simmons, WHEDA, Wilson Wells
A spindly vine snaked out of a mound of debris in a second-floor room on North 37th Street in Milwaukee. Water and sunlight come through a hole in the eaves, but so do small animals, and one was scurrying through the ceiling the morning of Aug. 21.
The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Association’s Housing Grant Program will award $500,000 in grants to special-needs housing providers in Wisconsin, Gov. Scott Walker announced in a news release Monday.
Published: July 25, 2012
Tags: anaerobic digester, DNR, Foremost Farms USA, Lower Wisconsin River, New Markets Tax Credits, permits, phosphorus, Pine River, pollution, renewable energy, Richland Center Renewable Energy, Schreiber Foods, Scott Walker, Todd Fischer, Tom Mugan, treatment plant, waste, WHEDA, Wisconsin Economic Development Corp., Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority
The potential for phosphorus pollution has residents downstream nervous to the point of filing a formal petition with the state’s Department of Natural Resources.
Two Wisconsin dairies will receive $23 million in New Markets Tax Credits to build a new industrial wastewater treatment and energy plant outside of Richland Center, state officials announced Monday.
At its meeting Wednesday, the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Association’s Members Loan Committee approved a loan of nearly $13.4 million for a new, 122-unit family development project at 1150 E. North Ave., Milwaukee.
Published: May 3, 2012
Tags: Belmont Hotel, Dave Torkelson, Debra Schwabe, Electric Construction Inc., Hooper Corp., Isthmus Architecture Inc., Madison, Mifflin Street, North American Mechanical Inc., Peter Szotkowski, Vogel Bros. Building Co., WHEDA, YWCA
When a leaking roof and outdated mechanical systems began to threaten the YWCA’s central mission — providing shelter and affordable housing to Madison’s disadvantaged population — the organization knew it was time for a major renovation.
Gov. Scott Walker announced a $100 million Transform Milwaukee investment Monday that he said is intended to attract businesses by fixing up blighted areas and providing economic incentives.
Published: March 2, 2012
Tags: jobs, Lapham Park, tax credits, WHEDA, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority
The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority will pay $12.5 million in tax credits and $16 million in tax-exempt bonds to rehabilitate 201 housing units in Milwaukee’s Lapham Park.
Published: January 30, 2012
Tags: LightHorse|4041, Mandel Group, North End, WHEDA, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority
The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority has completed the sale of $54.6 million of tax‐exempt Midwest disaster area bonds to private investors, the Mandel Group Inc. announced Friday.