GHF in National Conversation on Infrastructure Development

In March 2021, Knox White, mayor of Greenville, and Mary Duckett, President of Southernside Neighborhood in Action, spoke as part of the Inspiring Design speaker series at Northeastern University. They highlighted the need for community-oriented infrastructure development, pointing to the city’s efforts to address inequities and gentrification as it has constructed its park system. The […]

Update: Affordable Housing Near Unity Park

Greenville Housing Fund is excited to be involved in the creation of affordable housing in the city’s Southernside neighborhood.  Following the City of Greenville’s February 2021 donation of nearly six acres of property to be developed for affordable housing, GHF has been involved in planning affordable and workforce housing.  The production of senior housing has […]

GHF Receives TD Bank Housing for Everyone Grant

Greenville Housing Fund has been named one of 32 recipients of the 15th Annual Housing For Everyone grant program from the TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, for the innovative Home Again partnership. The Home Again partnership, a joint venture of Greenville Housing Fund and United Housing Connections, identifies families with […]

City Council Donates Unity Park Parcels to GHF

On February 8th, Greenville City Council voted unanimously to donate 19 parcels of land near Unity Park to the Greenville Housing Fund.  This land, totaling nearly six acres valued at over $8 million, will be used to develop affordable and workforce housing, as well as housing for seniors.  The goal is for longtime Southernside residents […]

Upcoming Affordable Housing Development in West Greenville

Greenville Housing Fund and Greenville Housing Authority, in partnership with Saint Capital LLC, are excited to bring the Mosaic at West End to the West Greenville Neighborhood.  25% of units in this development are designated as rent-restricted, and the project will also feature ground-level retail and community-oriented spaces as well as apartments and townhouses.   Construction […]

GHF and GCRA Launch Affordable Housing Strategic Plan

On October 15th, 2020, Greenville Housing Fund and Greenville County Redevelopment Authority presented their Affordable Housing Strategic Plan, developed by Thomas P. Miller and Associates, in a dual workshop with members of City and County Council.  The plan details the shortage of affordable housing units in the Greenville area and outlines strategies to help address […]

Unity Park Affordable Housing Construction Updates

The Greenville Housing Fund is in the planning stages for almost 400 affordable housing units in the area surrounding Unity Park, which was recently covered in an article in the Greenville Journal.  A recent feasibility study has helped us to more precisely identify the trajectory of affordable housing development in Southernside.  From this feasibility study, […]

Groundbreaking on New Senior Affordable Housing Development

Greenville Housing Fund is excited to support the development of Renaissance Place Senior Apartments, an affordable housing development for seniors.  In August, NHE Inc., Creative Builders and SCG Development Partners broke ground on the development.  Renaissance Place is located on Pleasantburg Drive and will provide 57 affordable housing units to seniors, an important addition to […]

A Call to Action: Commit to Justice

Greenville Housing Fund is devastated by the police violence and racism that is plaguing our country. It is the continuation of a long history of targeting and killing people of color. In light of the recent taking of black lives — the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and Ahmaud Arbery– as well […]

Greenville Housing Fund in Search of Development Partner for Unity Park Parcels

The Greenville Housing Fund (GHF), in partnership with the City of Greenville and the Southernside Neighborhood In Action Association, is seeking a development partner as part of its role to create affordable and equitable housing in the Unity Park area in Greenville, South Carolina. The planned developments are for multi-family mixed market rate, affordable and […]