Category Archives: PRESS RELEASES

Housing Works Awarded Funds to Convert School to Housing in Prineville

Prineville, OR. Housing Works is excited to announce the funding of Ochoco Elementary School apartments, a repurposing of Ochoco School into multifamily housing in Prineville. The project involves the conversion of the 70-year-old Ochoco Elementary School into 29 affordable apartments. The property is located at the junction of Highways 26 and 126. “This is a […]

Powerful Partnerships Making Affordable Housing a Reality in Madras

MADRAS, OR – Thanks to a number of local partners, a new affordable home for an agricultural workforce family has been completed. The Casa Soñada (Dream Home) development will provide a total of 6 homes for low income families that work in qualifying industries. Co-developers Housing Works and NeighborImpact have partnered with Heart of Oregon […]

Housing Choice Voucher Program – Waiting List

Redmond, OR. Housing Works announced today that the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, formerly known as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 8 program, will open Monday, January 11th, 2016 at 8:00 am and stay open through January 15th, 2016, at 5:00 pm. This program is open to […]

Housing Works Awarded Funds to Construct New Senior Housing in Redmond

Redmond, OR. Housing Works is excited to announce the funding of Cook Crossing, an affordable apartment community serving seniors that will be located in Redmond on Veterans Way.  The project includes the new construction of Cook Crossing, a 4-story, 48-unit apartment community with commercial space on the ground floor. The building site is located on […]

Raising Walls to Better Lives – Wall Raising Celebration in Madras

MADRAS, OR – Thanks to a number of local partners, walls will be raised on Casa Soñada (Dream Home) in Madras, thus providing an affordable home for a local agricultural family. Co-developers Housing Works and NeighborImpact have partnered with Heart of Oregon Corps YouthBuild to build the first of 6 new affordable homes in Madras.  […]

New Affordable Apartment Community Taking Applications One Week in June

Bend, OR. EPIC Property Management, LLC (EPIC) is excited to announce the lease-up of The Parks at Eastlake, an affordable apartment community located on Bend’s east side behind Eastlake Village.  The development provides Bend with new affordable housing for 40 households. As an affordable property, income restrictions will apply and rents will be well below […]

Non-Elderly Disabled (NED) Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List Opening

Redmond, OR — Housing Works has announced that the waiting list for the Non-Elderly Disabled (NED) Housing Choice Voucher Program will be open February 9th, 2015 at 8:00 am through  February 13th, 2015, 5:00 p.m. This program is open to low-income qualified residents of Deschutes, Crook and Jefferson counties who are under the age of […]

HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM WAITING LIST OPENING

Redmond, OR –Housing Works has announced that the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher program (formerly known as the HUD Section 8 program) will be open January 12, 2015 at 12:01am through January 16, 2015, 11:59 p.m. This program is open to low income qualified residents of Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook counties. Applicants must […]

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