Cleveland Housing Network is Now CHN Housing Partners

Thirty six years after its founding, the Cleveland Housing Network (CHN) has changed its name to CHN Housing Partners.   “While we have a new name, our board, staff and exceptional commitment to affordable housing remain the same,” said Rob Curry, executive director of CHN Housing Partners. As CHN’s capacity and accomplishments have grown, so have…

CHN Receives Ohio Tax Credit Awards

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) awarded Low Income Housing Tax Credits to CHN for two affordable housing projects: Emerald Alliance XI, permanent supportive housing for the chronically homeless. Our newest permanent supportive housing partnership with EDEN will be located on the site of the YMCA in Cleveland’s Brooklyn neighborhood. This is part of the…

A Year of Discovery in CHN Offices

This past year, CHN intentionally focused our attention on new ways to leverage the delivery of housing stability services that in the years to come, will lead to deeper solutions to interrupt and break the cycle of poverty. We invite you to learn more about CHN’s recent work in these areas by taking a few…

Kevin Nowak joins CHN as General Counsel

A few months ago, Kevin had a decision to make – continue a successful career in the corporate sector, or use his talents to benefit a Cleveland non-profit. Kevin chose the latter. An expert in affordable housing and community development, Kevin has a passion for using stable housing as a means to build lives and…

Welcome to our New Real Estate Development Staff!

Lisa McGovern has worked in the affordable housing industry for 20 years, beginning as a property manager for CHN’s scattered site portfolio. She spent 10 years working in development in Seattle and Cleveland, where she completed $100M in real estate development including multifamily and commercial buildings. Most recently, she worked at a regional bank as…

CHN Receives 2 Tax Credit Awards for 2015

In June 2015, the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) announced its 2015 Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) awards which included two awards to CHN Housing Partners. The first, Emerald Alliance IX, is a permanent supportive housing building for Cuyahoga County’s Housing First Initiative, to be located at E. 131st and Miles Avenue in the…