"The six finalists for this year’s ULI Kemp Award show that mixed-income housing is achievable in a wide range of markets, with benefits for neighborhoods as well as residents."
Stockton Williams, executive director, ULI Terwilliger Center for Housing
About the Award
ULI’s Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards, established in 2008 and named in memory of Jack Kemp, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, recognize exemplary developments that demonstrate creativity in expanding housing opportunities for America’s working families.
The Jack Kemp Awards honor developments that meet affordable and workforce housing needs and help to create mixed-income communities of opportunity. The award focuses on developments that serve households earning up to 120 percent of area median income (AMI).
The 2016 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards finalists are:
- Anthem on 12th in Seattle, Washington
- Celadon at 9th & Broadway in San Diego, California
- Columbia Parc at Bayou District in New Orleans, Louisiana
- Market Street Village in Wilmington, Delaware
- Olney Springs in Olney, Maryland
- South Quarter IV in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Charlesview Residences and Town Homes at Brighton Mills in Brighton, Massachusetts, was selected as the recipient of the 2015 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award. Home to 260 Boston families of all incomes, the 28-building, five-city-block development includes 25,000 square feet of vibrant commercial and community space, along with rental apartments and for-sale middle-income town homes.