Housing Developments

Boulevard Lofts Groundbreaking

Boulevard Lofts

For the first time in 60 years, new high-quality rentals are coming to the Douglass/Sumner neighborhood. Prairie Fire Development Group and CHWC are working together to construct 50 units of high-quality, mixed-income housing at the corner of Washington and 8th Street. The title of the project is Boulevard Lofts. Residents hope Boulevard Lofts will revitalize…

Development Type: Multi-Family Mixed Income

Delaware Place

Delaware Place is located in Valley Falls, KS and consists of Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties for senior citizens.

Development Type: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit, Senior Housing

Meadowlark Valley

CHWC purchased this subdivision, previously known as Escalade Heights, out of foreclosure and began developing new single-family homes. CHWC homes in Meadowlark Valley are a mixture of market-rate and rent-to-own (LIHTC) homes (House to Home Riverview/Escalade homes are rented out of this neighborhood as well as the Riverview neighborhood). The Meadowlark Valley neighborhood is located…

Development Type: New Home Development, Single-Family Residential

Floor Plans: Meadowlark Ranch, Meadowlark Pawnee Split Level, 502XL Kimball Plan, 301 Split Level

House to Home Riverview / Escalade

CHWC’s House to Home initiative was commenced through a partnership with Mesner Development Company to build 24 new single family homes using LIHTCs in two different neighborhoods, Riverview and Escalade Heights (now called Meadowlark Valley). House to Home allows families to rent while undergoing homeownership counseling or education with the end goal of becoming homeowners. …

Development Type: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit, Single-Family Residential

Douglass-Sumner

CHWC has completed several new single-family homes in the Douglass-Sumner neighborhood. The Boulevard Lofts development will also be located in this neighborhood.

Development Type: New Home Development, Single-Family Residential

House to Home Bethany

CHWC received tax credits from the Kansas Housing Resource Corporation to build 20 single family homes for lease to purchase.  This rental program is designed to make renters into owners by the end of the fifteen year rental period. Currently all 20 homes are constructed and fully leased.  Currently there is a wait list for…

Development Type: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit, Single-Family Residential

St. Peter’s / Waterway / McKinley

A Tax Increment Finance district was established for the revitalization of the St. Peters/Waterway neighborhood in 2005.  This neighborhood had not seen investment in over 80 years and experienced an increase in blight and crime.  Since 2004, CHWC has constructed over 70 new homes and is devoted to the construction of over 60 additional new…

Development Type: Home Renovations, Single-Family Residential

Floor Plans: 640 Seneca, 620 Waverly, 431 Russell

St. Benedict’s

In 1999, CHWC constructed 13 new single-family for sale homes as part of an infill revitalization project in the St. Joseph’s / St. Benedict’s neighborhood.  Each home was built with the assistance of local HOME funds, and property tax abatements were offered to the homeowners as incentives. CHWC  partnered with the Archdiocese of Kansas City…

Development Type: New Home Development, Single-Family Residential

Floor Plans: Meadowlark Ranch, 1203 Cheyenne, 812 Delavan, 511 Laurel, 502XL Kimball Plan

Strawberry Hill Neighborhood

A Tax Increment Finance District was established in 2007 in the Strawberry Hill neighborhood to aid with the construction of 30 new townhomes.  Previously, in 2003 CHWC constructed and sold 6 new townhomes.  Presently, 5 new units are in the development stage.

Development Type: New Home Development, Single-Family Residential, Town Homes

Mt. Zion

Between 2004 and 2005 CHWC constructed and sold 29 new, single-family homes in a cul-de-sac redevelopment project on previously blighted property in the Northeast Neighborhood.  This project was called Mt. Zion after the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, which began the redevelopment project earlier in 2000.

Development Type: Single-Family Residential