Cornerstone’s Top 10 Blog Posts of 2014

Happy Holidays from Cornerstone Partnership! As an end-of-the-year special, we gathered the top 10 blog posts from this past year so you can remember the themes, ideas, and stories of 2014! Happy reading!     A Look at the Data: Greater Social Impact Through Long-Term Affordable Homeownership by Thane Maxwell,…

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Five White Papers for Affordable Homeownership Advocacy

This guest post comes from Chris Donnely, Director of Community Relations, of the Champlain Housing Trust (CHT). In this post, Chris pens the story about a series of five white papers CHT published this year to advocate for affordable homeownership in the state of Vermont.  Over the last year, several…

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Educate, Inspire, Motivate! Telling the Land Trust Story in Florida

On June 17th, Cornerstone Partnership sponsored Bright Community Trust’s second annual CLT Forum, an event that aimed to bring key stakeholders into the CLT movement. This blog post is reviews the success of the CLT Forum and takes a larger look at the CLT movement in the state of Florida. Bright Community…

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Unraveling the Mystery of CLT Financing

This is the first in a series of blog posts from Cornerstone Partnership’s CHIP grantees. They’ll be reflecting on their experiences seeking to implement best practices, build capacity and scale their long-term affordable homeownership programs. This post is brought to you by Brian Guyer from Mountainlands Community Housing Trust (MCHT),…

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Christian Science Monitor: One Path to Affordable Housing

From the November 22, 2006 edition of The Christian Science Monitor: One path to affordable housing: You own the house, but a trust owns the land By Amy Green | Correspondent of The Christian Science Monitor ORLANDO, FLA. – A single mom and X-ray technician, Jennifer Sorrentino couldn’t keep up with Orlando’s racing…

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