Do you believe America's road to recovery begins in our local neighborhoods? These stories are about people and organizations working hard to preserve and revitalize communities. We're proud to support their efforts and do our part by investing in impactful, local and national programs that help to provide affordable housing, offer neighborhood residents home retention and foreclosure counseling, and promote neighborhood stabilization across the country.
Jul 24, 2015
The Southeast District received some much needed curb appeal on Friday after volunteers and police officers added new landscaping to the Eastern Avenue police station. "These buildings are old. We have some rehab to do but it's the little things," said Interim Commissioner Kevin Davis. "Just like that curbside value in the real estate market, what your house looks like on the outside is often indicative of what it looks like on the inside, and the pride that is associated with it."… learn More about Southeast district gets a facelift
Apr 17, 2015
Potential homeowners who have been stymied by Detroit's low real-estate values have a new path to home ownership in a mortgage program that offers easier rules for eligibility, lower interest rates and the ability to include money to rehabilitate homes… learn More about New Detroit mortgage program offers big buyer incentives
Feb 26, 2015
The new financial center in Ft. Lauderdale’s Sistrunk neighborhood is expanding access to financial services, in addition to spurring revitalization… learn More about New financial center helps restore Sistrunk Boulevard to its former glory
Feb 18, 2015
Mayor Martin J. Walsh put out a call yesterday looking for 1,000 adults -- from business executives to scientists to City Hall employees -- to step up and volunteer as mentors to help guide Boston school kids… learn More about Marty Walsh wants 1,000 new mentors for school kids
Jan 31, 2015
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — With welders on site, members of Habitat for Humanity made strides toward history for the state organization as they recently worked to convert a shipping container into a home… learn More about Habitat converts container into home
*Bank of America provided more than $1.6 billion to help create more than 12,000 affordable housing units for individuals with special needs, families, seniors and veterans in 2011.