Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Developer buys infamous housing site

NEW HAVEN — Almost a decade ago, the plan was to move out the low-income residents of the Church Street South project to less isolated quarters with access to neighborhood amenities.
It never came to pass.
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But with the purchase this month of the 300 units by the Northland Investment Corp. of Newton, Mass., city officials are hopeful the prime property will eventually accommodate a mix of housing, both market rate and low-income, retail, commercial development and maybe even a hotel.

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http://www.nhregister.com/site/news.cfm?newsid=19839226&BRD=1281&PAG=461&dept_id=635049&rfi=6

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