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03-10-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Banking, Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, News, Resources

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) of Pittsburgh Board of Directors voted on Thursday, March 10, 2016 to expand the Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan (CARL) to an additional 32 census tracts, which means CARL will be available in 48 City of Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG) offers the CARL Program as a part of [...]

Table of Contents Member Highlight: Hazelwood Initiative Pittsburgh Transit Frequent Service Asset Mapping CARL Program Expanded to More Neighborhoods Keynote Speakers Announced for the Summit Community Leader Spotlight on Olivia Baker March Banking Policy Update March Events and Announcements Member Highlight: Hazelwood Initiative, Inc. Last modified on 2016-03-14 17:48:38 GMT. 0 comments. Top. Image: James [...]

03-3-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Banking, Members, News, Programs, Resources

The March 2016 banking policy update covers our work with the bankers councils, current mergers and acquisitions that will affect the region, and our upcoming trip to Washington DC. Bankers Councils: The bankers councils were created to increase communication between PCRG’s member organizations and the banks that invest in the Pittsburgh region. At the Midtier Bankers [...]

10-6-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News

PCRG Events CARL Info Session Tuesday, October 27 6-7PM GoBurgh Meeting Thursday, November 5th 12-1 PM Vacant Property Working Group (VPWG) Friday, November 13 9-11 AM Announcements The Pittsburgh Land Bank Board of Directors meets in the City Council Chambers on the second Friday of each month from 1-3 PM. The meeting is open to the [...]

09-11-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in About, Advocacy, Events, Members, Newsletter Archives, Programs, Resources

Table of Contents Member Highlight: ACTION-Housing 21st Annual Mortgage Lending Study Press Release PCRG Seeks Candidates for AmeriCorps VISTA Position PCRG Welcomes AmeriCorps VISTA Members to the Team PCRG Welcomes Majestic and Sarah CARL Info Session on September 23 Hilltop Bike Ride Tell Port Authority How You Want to Pay for Transit Events & Announcements [...]

08-13-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Members, Resources

NeighborWorks Western PA (in partnership with Allegheny River Towns Enterprise Zone, PCRG, UPMC Health Plan, and S&T Bank) is hosting a FREE Homebuyer Education Workshop on Saturday, August 29 from 8:30AM-4:30PM.  The event will take place at Roots of Faith Ministry Center (800 N. Main Street, Sharpsburg, PA 15215) and lunch will be provided. Click [...]

05-27-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, News, Programs

So, it’s your first time buying a home and you’re thinking about taking on a fixer upper. Where do you start? Luckily, CARL can help. CARL, the Community Acquisition and Rehabilitation Loan, simplifies the financing process for borrowers who want to buy and rehab a home by combining mortgage financing and rehabilitation financing into one [...]