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Housing

Get more information on assistance with housing issues:

COVID-19 Housing Resources:
Metropolitan Tenants Organization 
Housing Action Illinois
National Fair Housing Alliance & Foreclosure Relief Summary
Legal Aid Chicago COVID-19 Updates for Homeowners
LCBH COVID-19 and Renters Rights

Preserving Affordability Together: A Blue Print for Community Action: a community-created booklet that shares recommendations from an eight-month process to develop recommendations to preserve affordability in East Garfield Park.  Created with Metropolitan Planning Council and Institute for Housing Studies at DePaul University.

Targeted Home Improvement Grant Program: home improvement grants for qualified homeowners, administered by Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago.

Chicago Bungalow Association Energy Savers Program: free energy upgrades for eligible vintage homes

Preserving Affordable Housing in East Garfield Park Fact Sheet, November 2019

Rentervention Fact Sheet

Presentation for the Institute for Housing Studies at DePaul University, July 2019

City of Chicago DPD Presentation Maps, May 2019

City of Chicago DPD Presentation: East Garfield Park Housing Opportunity and Analysis, May 2019

City of Chicago DPD Presentation: East Garfield Park Housing Opportunity and Analysis, April 2019

MMRP Data and Maps, June 2019

Full list of MMRP Properties, including vacant lots and rentals, June 2019

2019 HUD Income Limits

West Garfield Park Micro Market Recovery Program

Property Research Resource Guide May  2017

City of Chicago Homebuyer Assistance Program

Tenants in Foreclosure Brochure

Foreclosure Timeline for Tenants

Purchase Assistance Grant flyer and map

UIC Gentrification Toolkit

Community Receivership Manual

Housing Resources

Chicago Rehab Network Housing Report

Lending Resources for Homeowners

27th and 28th Ward Housing Fact Sheets

Forfeiture Process for Vacant Buildings


Hours and Locations
Call 312-983-2226 to schedule an appointment with Housing Specialist, La Shone Kelly