Items Tagged with 'Ryan VerWys'


ICCF buys 28 parcels for housing

Nonprofit’s affordable housing portfolio now includes 205 properties containing 245 units.

October 26, 2018
The nonprofit Inner City Christian Federation closed on a purchase earlier this month of 28 houses and duplexes in the Grand Rapids area. Read More

City mulls changes to housing strategy

Neighborhood groups encourage city to further examine affordable housing plans.

March 30, 2018
Public reaction to the city’s Housing NOW! strategy is mixed, with many saying little attention is being paid to neighborhood concerns. Read More

West Michigan feels affordable housing crunch

ICCF deal for 177 properties is done with intention of keeping those sites in reach of lower-income owners.

July 7, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) More than 175 residential properties are set to return to local ownership and geared toward lower-income families. Read More

Affordable housing deserves ‘intentional investment’

July 7, 2017
Inner City Christian Federation is expected to close soon on single-family homes and other residential properties in the Grand Rapids area, specifically to develop affordable housing, an urgent need as the city’s residential market continues to climb in value with new construction and escalating existing home prices. Read More

Inner City Christian Federation names CEO

July 8, 2015
The Inner City Christian Federation has found its next leader. Read More