The Arizona Department of Housing is currently committed to or actively involved in financing 6,528 affordable rental units, in various stages of production: 3,024 units in pre-development, 3,504 currently under construction or renovation and an additional 239 units with a request for funding presently under review. Of the 3,504 in production, 1,686 units are expected to receive Certificates of Occupancy in the next quarter and be ready to receive new renters.
Transforming Lives Center – Phoenix
On May 5, ADOH staff members were pleased for the opportunity to tour the Transforming Lives Center at the Phoenix Rescue Mission in Phoenix. This four-story building of 63,426 square feet is new construction with the upper floors segmented into six wings to accommodate different programs related to recovery and transition. ADOH awarded $3 million in Housing Trust Funds dollars toward the shelter building that will provide recovery services for 120 very low-income individuals facing homelessness, addiction or life-controlling problems.
Housing Matters | Summer 2021