ADU update webinar: April 21, 6pm

ADU update webinar: April 21, 6pm

Newly-updated webinar for ADUs highlights the pilot Accessory Dwelling Units being built, new cost estimates, and community input.  Register: tinyurl.com/aduofficehours    Join us for a short presentation followed by Q&A about what ADUs are, how to pay for one,...
Light Tree Apartments update

Light Tree Apartments update

Construction Progress and pictures, as reported by Eden’s Project Manager on April 9: Building U (128 homes) – New Construction: First half of the concrete slab foundation is poured. We are officially moving vertical with the rebar in for the concrete columns...
Light Tree Apartments renovation begins!

Light Tree Apartments renovation begins!

Now happening! In a press release last December (2020),  Eden Housing celebrated the groundbreaking of Light Tree Apartments’ renovation project., excerpted here: Light Tree Apartments has long been a 94-apartment family community in East Palo Alto, originally...
EPA CAN DO now hiring!

EPA CAN DO now hiring!

This year we are launching or expanding two programs, one to help low-income homeowners build or install accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to help meet local needs for housing, the other to oversee and expand permanently affordable homeownership opportunities.   To...

EPA affordable housing gets $20 million

The City of East Palo Alto’s plan to build 500 new affordable units in 5 years got a big boost from a grant of $20 million by the Strategic Growth Council (a state agency).  On July 23, Channel 5 KPIX evening news ran a feature on the projects which the grant...

Ownership Opportunity 2019!

1765 East Bayshore Road, EPA Current Purchase Opportunity! A lottery will be held in July for a one (1) bedroom condo at 1765 East Bayshore Road. Please see the flyer for introductory informational event May 14th at City Hall. A qualified buyer will be selected from a...

EPACANDO to administer City’s BMR program

EPACANDO got the go ahead at a recent East Palo Alto City Council meeting to coordinate the process of choosing a new buyer when a price-controlled unit is for sale. In addition, EPACANDO was charged to assure that owners of existing BMR homes are caring responsibly...