- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Activists Attempt To Create Community Garden On Old Gas Station Site — Even Though Affordable Housing Is Being Built There
“I was expecting NIMBYs and the other challenges people face when supporting affordable housing," Ald. Rossana Rodriguez said. "It’s really bizarre I’m arguing with a leftist organization."
60 Affordable Apartments Proposed For Albany Park Using City Tax Credits
Celadon Holdings wants to build an apartment building called Metropolitan Apartments in the empty lot at 3557 W. Lawrence Ave.
Affordable Housing Planned Next To Western Brown Line Stop Misses Out On $1.5 Million In Tax Breaks
But developers say they'll try again amid some pushback from Lincoln Square neighbors about the loss of a parking lot.
Mark Fishman And Logan Square Landlords Sue To Block Affordable Housing Project Near Blue Line
The lawsuit argues replacing a surface parking lot with 100 subsidized apartments would cause them “irreparable injury.”
As Citywide Crisis Deepens, Residents Await Lightfoot’s Master Plan On Affordable Housing
LENS ON LIGHTFOOT: "I don’t want us to go into the future continuing to be known as one of the most segregated cities in the country," the mayor said.
New Report Outlines City’s Plan For Woodlawn’s Development Near Obama Center Site
A draft report reviewing 11 plans for Woodlawn over a 15-year span was released Thursday, but residents wondered why some community groups weren't included.
Logan Square All-Affordable Apartments Score City Council Approval Despite Ald. Lopez’s Push To Stall Project
Ald. Ray Lopez said people called his South Side ward office to speak out against the proposal, but the zoning change was ultimately granted.
Need To Speak With A Lawyer About An Issue With Your Lease? Attend This Free West Town Housing Clinic
Residents will also be able to consult one-on-one with a professional to discuss a particular housing or rental issue. Services will be offered in English and in Spanish.
Ald. Rodriguez Demands Better Security At Albany Park Apartments After Break-Ins, Landlord Moves To Evict Tenants
Landlord George Triff says he's evicting tenants in three apartments because he needs to work to make repairs to the units.
Fighting To Keep Pilsen Affordable, Group Wants To Build 45 Units In Booming Part Of The Neighborhood
The Resurrection Project wants to build a six-story building with retail and parking at 19th and Racine.
To Keep These 94 Austin Apartments Affordable, A Nonprofit Developer Bought The Buildings
The Preservation of Affordable Housing group has amassed over 1,700 units in Chicago since 2008.
Controversial Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Complex Set To Get State Tax Credits — On Arena’s Last Day In Office
Ald. John Arena's support for the affordable housing development likely cost him his seat, supporters say.
Affordable Rental Options Vanishing Rapidly In Logan Square, Jefferson Park, New Study Shows
The study highlights the quick pace of change in affordable rental units — and the falling population of lower-income renters — in neighborhoods like Logan Square.
Anti-Gentrification Activists To Recreate Jesus’ Entry Into Jerusalem During Affordable Housing Event
“Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem was about overturning the 'powers-that-be' that keep systems of injustice thriving," said Rev. Erin Coleman Branchaud.
Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century
Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.
City Council Approves New Pilsen, Little Village Affordable Housing Plan
The city’s affordable housing requirement increases from 10 to 20 percent in a 7.2-mile area on the city's Southwest Side.
Shuttered Pilsen Church Could Transform Into Affordable Apartments Under Bold New Plan
The 42-unit affordable housing plan would include community gathering areas and a small commercial space, according to The Resurrection Project.