Community Land Trust (CLT) Initiative
We are in the process of building a CLT to defend our homes and our neighborhood. The COVID-19 crisis has made our mission all the more urgent. Financial crises have had a devastating impact on East New York residents and the NYC Lien Sale has put numerous homeowners at risk.
How Do CLTs Work?
A tool for economic stability and community wealth generation
THE LATEST FROM EAST NEW YORK CLT
OpEd: Supporting the East New York Community Land Trust: A tool to Increase and Protect Affordable Homeownership
In 2008, Barack Obama was elected President of the United States with hopes and promises of a better tomorrow. Many naively believed Obama’s election single-handedly ended racism and the American
CLTs were initially created as a tool for collective racial and economic justice in the Civil Rights Movement- to secure a material basis and organizational framework for self-determination. The first
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