Before & After: The Dramatic Transformation of an NCHI Property

  Before we can put keys in the hands of a new homeowner or renter, a building must be either built from scratch or remodeled to become a suitable home for our residents. When it comes to rehabbing buildings, the transformation can be quite dramatic!…

It Takes A Village: Behind the Scenes of Affordable Housing Development at NCHI

  Have you ever wondered how Northside funds our housing development projects? In short, the work we do is the result of federal, state, and local government partnerships combined with generous help from individual, foundation, and corporate supporters. To help residents and community members understand the…

Meet the Community: Cathy Marion

  This is the first post in an ongoing series where we highlight the neighbors, residents, and organizations who make up the community where Northside works. Keep reading to meet Cathy Marion, a longtime Northside resident and first time homebuyer! First of all, tell me a little…

The Journey to Offering Financial Education Classes at NCHI

  Last summer, Northside Community Housing Inc. had the opportunity to participate in a truly innovative initiative aimed at strengthening collaboration between banks and communities. The Community Builders Network, along with Rise, Midland States Bank, and the St. Louis Community Foundation (InvestSTL) partnered with each…

Cranes of Hope with St. Louis Friends Meeting and Saint Louis University

  There is a Japanese legend that anyone who folds a thousand paper cranes is granted one wish. Last year, Diana Pascoe got together with students from SLU’s English as a Second Language Program and the International Student Group to make a thousand cranes of…

Intern Profile: Nichole Murphy

  Where do you go to school and what are you studying? I am currently a student at Wash U’s Brown School of Social Work. I am a quarter of the way to my masters in social work in which I am focusing on community…

Intern Profile: Nay’Chelle Harris

  Over the next two weeks we’ll be highlighting our spring 2017 interns at NCHI. Check back soon for a profile of our other intern, Nichole! Where do you go to school and what are you studying?  I’m a Masters of Social Work student at…

MHDC Approves Tax Credit Application for St. Ferdinand Homes II

In December 2016, Northside Community Housing was selected by the Missouri Housing Development Commission to be a recipient of federal and state Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) to help fund the construction of a new housing development in the Ville & Greater Ville neighborhoods,…