Grounded Solutions Network is currently accepting applications to the Resident Ambassador Initiative for residents/leaseholders of our member organizations. Through the Resident Ambassador Initiative, Grounded Solutions Network will amplify the voices of our members and their residents in order to move policies on a national level. We will accomplish this by engaging Ambassadors in skill development... Read More
Dear Members, We have two important announcements to share with you. First, Grounded Solutions Network’s Nominations Committee is pleased to put forth the slate of candidates for the two Community of Practice Representative seats that are up for election this year. The candidates represent 1) the Community Land Trust and 2) the Inclusionary Housing Communities... Read More
Dear Members, It was great to see so many of you join us in Park City at our first National Conference as Grounded Solutions Network. For those of you who could not make it, you were missed. I hope you’ll all start planning for Intersections 2017 in Oakland, CA. The conference last week gave us,... Read More
In many cities, manufactured housing communities (also referred to as mobile home parks) are one of the only sources of affordable market-rate housing available to lower-income households. As such, they play a critical role in preserving economic and racial diversity within our cities and towns. However, these communities are increasingly at risk of being lost... Read More
Check out some of the highlights of Intersections 2016 – our annual conference hosted in Park City, Utah, September 26 – 29, 2016.
We’re celebrating six months as Grounded Solutions Network -and we’re thrilled to report that they have been full of member engagements, policy advances, new team members and impactful partnerships. Grounded Solutions Network is also happy to share that our Board has appointed Melora Hiller as Chief Executive Officer and Rachel Silver as Chief Operating Officer, consistent with their current... Read More
By Jenee Gaynor, Capacity Building Senior Specialist Are you weighing whether an indexed or appraisal-based formula is best for your program? Or maybe trying to calculate the value of capital improvements for your latest resale is driving you crazy, but the woman in the office next door has no idea what you’re talking about? Whether it’s... Read More
by Melora Hiller & Rachel Silver, Co-Executive Directors Spring is such a great time to start fresh. Earlier this year, the National Community Land Trust Network and Cornerstone Partnership announced that we have joined forces to form Grounded Solutions Network. This spring, we’re sharing our new look and personality to match our new name! By combining our... Read More