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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 ...