Illinois Housing Development Authority

After the recent economic downturn, many Illinois communities were left with a significant number of abandoned houses. Cook County alone is estimated to have 55-thousand such vacancies which drives down surrounding property values.

State officials to host housing event in Peoria

May 8, 2013

Officials with the Illinois Housing Development Authority will be in Peoria next weekend to help area residents with down payment assistance on a home and foreclosure prevention. The event aims to give residents access to various housing programs all in one place.