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    Providing Capital to Ensure Long-Term Affordability

    The Community Development Trust provides debt and equity capital to create and preserve affordable rental housing throughout the United States.

    Featured Investment

    Asher Apartments

    Austin, Texas

    452 units

    CDT acquires its fifth property with the Austin Affordable Housing Corporation, bringing their joint portfolio to over 1,700 units. For the Bridge at Asher, CDT also worked with the HOPE fund, an initiative created by National Housing Trust and the Kresge Foundation.

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    Featured Investment

    Classical Charter Schools III

    Bronx, New York

    558 students in grades K – 8

    CDT and its financing partner, Raza Development Fund, provided long term first mortgage financing of $14,000,000 for the development of a 53,075 SF facility for Classical Charter School III. The mission of Classical Charter Schools is to prepare students to excel in college preparatory high schools through a rigorous and highly structured classical curriculum that is designed to allow its students to become liberated scholars.

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    CDT has invested over $2.0 billion in affordable housing across the United States. CDT currently…

    Owns more than 9,550 units
    Holds mortgages and commitments on 20,000 multifamily rental units

    Investing with impact

    All of our investments...

    Improve the lives of individuals and families living in the properties we finance...

    Press Release

    The Community Development Trust Announces Election of Andrew Ditton as Chairman of its Board of Directors

    Aug 5, 2019

    New York, N.Y. — Aug. 5, 2019 — The Community Development Trust (“CDT”), which provides long-term debt and equity capital for the creation and preservation ...