Investment from Austin Community Foundation will help Austin Habitat for Humanity complete East Austin project

Austin Habitat for Humanity's new development in the Mueller neighborhood will provide 11 affordable housing units. (Courtesy Austin Habitat for Humanity)
Austin Habitat for Humanity's new development in the Mueller neighborhood will provide 11 affordable housing units. (Courtesy Austin Habitat for Humanity)

Austin Habitat for Humanity's new development in the Mueller neighborhood will provide 11 affordable housing units. (Courtesy Austin Habitat for Humanity)

Austin Habitat for Humanity's project at 2602 Philomena St., Austin, has received $1 million in investment from Austin Community Foundation to support construction costs.

The low-interest loan will help advance the development, which will provide 11 row homes in the Mueller neighborhood to families making less than 80% of the area median family income.


The project is scheduled to finish in early 2021. 512-472-8788. www.austinhabitat.org
By Jack Flagler
Jack is the editor of Community Impact Newspaper's Central Austin and Southwest Austin editions. He began his career as a sports reporter in Massachusetts and North Carolina before moving to Austin in 2018. He grew up in Maine and graduated from Boston University, but prefers tacos al pastor to lobster rolls. You can get in touch at jflagler@communityimpact.com


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