September 24, 2008
Homeownership provides a sense of security to families and promotes strong neighborhoods. So, we are proud to announce that as of September 2008, Houston Hope has helped 120 families to purchase quality affordable homes in re-energized areas of the city. Houston Hope is Mayor Bill White's initiative to reinvest in several of Houston 's historic neighborhoods through a combination of stabilizing activities such as coordination of public safety programs, rehabbing existing homes, providing quality new affordable homes, and improving infrastructure and drainage.
Did You Know?
Felix Cook, Jr. Elementary School, located in Trinity Gardens , opened its doors for the 2006-2007 school year and it offers a Fine Arts Magnet Program. The school is a $16-million facility that replaced three old elementary schools in the district's North Region.
If you're interested in the Trinity/Houston Gardens area, please contact:
Greater Houston Development Incorporated: 713-635-2300 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to learn more about Houston Hope, please call 713.522.HOME or visit www.houstonhopehomes.org. If you are a builder and would like to partner with a HUD Certified Community Development Corporation to build in targeted Houston Hope Neighborhood, please go to www.houstontx.gov/lara.
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