07-21-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, Events, News, Programs, Resources

  If you’re interested in buying a fixer-upper and would like to learn more about a unique financing option, PCRG will hold an info session for the Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan (CARL) on Wednesday, July 29th from 6-7PM at 1901 Centre Ave., Suite 200 (food will be provided). With only a 5% down payment* and no private mortgage insurance, [...]

07-9-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Advocacy, Members, News, Policy, Vacant Property Working Group (VPWG)

On Monday, July 6th at 1pm in City Council chambers, the six (6) appointed members of the full Pittsburgh Land Bank Board met for the first time. A historic moment for the City, after 15 minutes of public comment and a crowded room, they moved to the business of the meeting: The board elected Councilman [...]

In preparation for the inaugural land bank board meeting on Monday, July 6 (from 1-3PM in City Council Chambers - 414 Grant Street #510, Pittsburgh, PA 15219), we felt it was important to remind everyone of the important work done by PCRG’s members and partners in the creation of a responsible and equitable Land Bank. You [...]