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South County Task Force meeting: Evictions in the Corridor

By: coveringthecorridor.com The Eviction Lab in Richmond has mapped our census tracks for race and the percentage of evictions. You can see that the rate of evictions is high in the Richmond Highway Community. Speakers: Dipti Pidikiti-Smith, Deputy Director of...

Enjoy the 2019 Good Shepherd Housing Annual Gala

By Debby Critchley, www.thezebra.org Attend a magnificent evening and enjoy cocktails, tantalizing plates, live and silent auctions, unique entertainment offerings, casino gaming, desserts and dancing at the Good Shepherd Housing Gala. Every attendee will receive...

GSH: As region booms, no household should be left behind

By David Levine, Good Shepherd Housing President & CEO This week is something of a milestone. Amazon announced plans to open its new East Coast headquarters site in New York City and Crystal City. The plans are for 25,000 new high-paying jobs, averaging $150,000...

Embark Housing Advisory Group formed

Embark Housing Advisory Group formed

A new affordable housing advisory group mandated by the Embark Richmond Highway comprehensive plan amendment has been established and is meeting monthly.

SFDC Hosts Discussion of Area Housing Affordability

SFDC Hosts Discussion of Area Housing Affordability

Last Wednesday evening, about 50 local residents attended a conversation on housing affordability hosted by the Southeast Fairfax Development Corporation. The speakers were Tom Fleetwood, Director of Fairfax County’s Department of Housing and Community Development, David Levine, President/CEO of Good Shepherd Housing, and Kyle Talente, Economist/Principal at RKG Associates (and former President of SFDC).

GSH Adds Affordable Housing

GSH Adds Affordable Housing

Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday celebrating the acquisition of its 60th unit preserving affordable housing in Fairfax County. Its newest unit is a one-bedroom apartment in the Colchester Towne complex on Audubon Avenue for a senior citizen aged 62 or older, or an individual with a disability.

GSH Names Its New Board of Directors

GSH Names Its New Board of Directors

Mount Vernon Voice-Good Shepherd Housing, a non-profit affordable housing developer and provider, has announced the Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 year, led by Board Chair Alexis Feeney Tallman of Alexandria.