Articles about Affordable Housing with Services

2020

Jamboree is dedicated to raising the bar on affordable housing for both workforce and formerly homeless families, seniors and those living with special needs. In a state with real estate and rent prices out of the reach of many people integral to our communities thriving, Jamboree focuses its expertise on the creation and long-term maintenance of innovative housing communities.

Read articles about Jamboree’s award-winning properties, services and leadership to learn more about how our work positively impacts our resident and communities, resulting in both permanent improvements for neighborhoods and changed lives.

Jamboree Closes on $55.3 Million in Homekey Funds
December 23, 2020 – OC Breeze: Jamboree has secured $55.3 million in Homekey funds to purchase and convert existing structures into housing for homeless...
River District Project in Stasis

November 13, 2020 – Sacramento Business Journal: Jamboree has decided not to pursue a Project Homekey hotel conversion project in the River District...

Sacramento Got State Funding to Turn a Hotel into Homeless Housing. The Project was Nixed
November 12, 2020 - Sacramento Bee: A plan to convert a Hawthorne Suites into housing for homeless with Project Homekey funding along Sacramento's River District has ended due to land appraisal issues...
Milpitas City Council Pushing to Halt Homeless Housing Project
October 19, 2020 – Mercury News: The Milpitas City Council is seeking to stop a permanent supportive housing project approved by Santa Clara County...
CA State Homekey Program to Fund Two OC Projects
October 10, 2020 – OC Breeze: A total of $23.1 million in Project Homekey funds will be used to convert two Orange County motels into permanent housing for the homeless...
OC Gets $23.1 Million in Project Homekey Funds
October 9, 2020 – OC Register: Orange County has secured $23.1 million from Project Homekey to convert two motels into homeless housing...
Project Homekey to Flip Milpitas Motel into Long-Term Housing
September 22, 2020 – San Jose Inside: Santa Clara County has secured $29.2 million in funds from Project Homekey to convert a former motel into permanent housing for the homeless...
High Housing Costs Keep Californians Poor
September 20, 2020 – OC Register: California’s high cost of living leads to a lack of affordable housing for many Californians...
People on the Move 8.20.20
August 20, 2020 – Affordable Housing Finance: Jamboree Housing Corporation hires Jim Francis as Chief Financial Officer...
Sacramento City Council Backs Plan to Convert Hotel to Housing for Homeless
August 13, 2020 – Sacramento Bee: The Sacramento City Council and Jamboree hope to secure $12.5 million in Homekey funds to convert the Hawthorn Suites into housing for the homeless...
Project Homekey to Fund $12.5 Million River District Hotel Conversion Project
August 12, 2020 – Sacramento Business Journal: Jamboree Housing Corporation plans to use Project Homekey funds to convert a River District hotel into affordable housing in Sacramento...
Affordable Apartments May Join Senior Center on Costa Mesa's Property
July 23, 2020 – OC Register: Jamboree Housing Corporation proposes to add 60 units of affordable housing to the Costa Mesa senior center…
Developers get Funding to Build Housing for OC Veterans
June 18, 2020 - Patch.com: Housing First enables veterans a place to call home without making them meet unrealistic requirements...
Motel Conversion in Anaheim Will Provide Housing for Struggling Veterans and Homeless People
May 22, 2020 – Orange County Register: Jamboree Housing Corporation will convert a former Econo Lodge into permanent supportive housing for homeless in 2021...
Jamboree Housing Continues to Build Affordable Housing Complexes in O.C.'s Fight Against Homelessness
May 05, 2020 - Los Angeles Times (Daily Pilot): Jamboree Housing Corporation continues to develop affordable and permanent supportive housing throughout Orange County...
Economic Fallout Threatens Housing OC's Most Vulnerable Residents
April 21, 2020 – Orange County Register: Kelsey Brewer, Communications and Policy Manager for Jamboree Housing Corporation, addresses economic impact of COVID-19 on homelessness...
City of San Juan Capistrano Considering Affordable Housing
April 8, 2020 – The Capistrano Dispatch: Jamboree Housing Corporation and the City of San Juan Capistrano negotiate proposal for new affordable housing near City Hall...
Top 5 California Markets for Affordable Housing Construction
March 20, 2020 - Multi-Housing News: Yardi Matrix data provides a look into the five Golden State metros with the highest percentage of multifamily construction geared toward affordable projects...
Affordable Apartment Complex OK’d in Downtown Pomona
February 9, 2020—Daily Bulletin: Nonprofit developer wants to build 57 affordable apartments that would house families, veterans and special needs individuals...
60 Apartments with Rents as Low as $400 Coming to Fontana
January 29, 2020 - The Sun: City leaders and representatives with Irvine-based developer Jamboree Housing Corporation broke ground Wednesday, Jan. 29, on the Ramona Avenue lot...
Affordable Housing Units for 60 Families Will be Built in Fontana
January 29, 2020 – Fontana Herald News: Jamboree Housing Corporation and the City of Fontana break ground on Sierra Avenue Apartments, to be completed in spring 2021...
Jamboree Adds VP of Business Development
January 7, 2020 – Affordable Housing Finance: Jamboree hires Liz Tracey as Vice President of Business Development...