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CLT Job Postings

September 2021

Operations Manager, Richmond LAND, Richmond, CA:  The Operations Manager (OM) is responsible for overseeing and improving Richmond LAND’s organizational sustainability, capacity, and growth. The OM will lead internal management and infrastructure development to ensure that the organization increases its ability to sustain community programs . . . Read Full Listing

Director of Homeownership and Stewardship Services, Homestead Community Land Trust, Seattle, WA:  Homestead seeks an experienced community land trust specialist who will have both hands-on and leadership responsibility for homeownership services and stewardship. The Director of Homeownership and Stewardship Services is a member of the senior leadership team who . . . Read Full Listing

Director of Home Ownership, Champlain Housing Trust, Burlington, VT:  Champlain Housing Trust, the largest community land trust in the country, is seeking a talented leader to serve as the Director of its NeighborWorks® Home Ownership Center. The individual in this exciting role is responsible for the daily operation of the organization’s signature Shared Equity . . . Read Full Listing

Building Affordability in High Cost and Disaster Areas though Community Land Trusts and Manufactured Housing, Housing Land Trust of Sonoma County in collaboration with Fannie Mae, July 20, 2021

New Communities and community land trusts in movements for Black lives, land and liberation, Shirley Sherrod et al., Local Housing Initiatives Support Corporation, June 29, 2021

City of Toronto to transfer TCHC’s single-family housing to non-profit housing sector, City of Toronto press release, June 25, 2021

Next phase progresses for establishing Community Land Trusts across Brazil, World Habitat, June 14, 2021

Community Land Trusts and Informal Settlements:  Assessing the Feasibility of CLT Instruments Developed by the Caño Martin Peña Communities in Puerto Rico for Favelas in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Line Algoed, Alejandro Cotté Morales, Tarcyla Fidalgo Ribeiro, María E. Hernández Torrales, Lyvia Rodríguez Del Valle, and Theresa Williamson, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, May 2021

The Social Housing Movement Picks Up Steam:  old models of affordability gain new momentum, but scaling up remains a struggle, Kathryn Brenzel, The Real Deal, May 26, 2021

Partners for Dignity and Rights Releases Resource Toolkit on Creating Community Controlled, Deeply Affordable Housing, May 18, 2021

Marlborough Community Land Trust brings hope and ownership to its community, Savannah Hawley, Pitch Magazine, April 26, 2021

Mayor Bowser Announces Community Land Trust Approach to Revitalize Langston-Slater Schools Site, Executive Office of the Mayor of the District of Columbia, April 20, 2021

Affordable Housing Forever:  nonprofits that purchase land, build homes on it and sell them below market rate are giving low-income buyers a chance, The New York Times, April 15, 2021

How Community Land Trusts Could Make Los Angeles More Affordable, Zoie Matthew, LAist, February 2, 2021


Community Land Trusts and the Struggle for the Right to the City: Dialogue on Rio and Mozambique, Rio On Watch / Catalytic Communities, October 20, 2020

Perspectives on the Community Land Trust An interview with John Emmeus Davis, Line Algoed, and María E. Hernández-Torralesby James Tracy, Shelterforce Magazine (October 14, 2020)

Opening Doors:  Land Banks and Community Land Trusts Partner to Unlock Affordable Housing Opportunities, Emma Zehner, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, October 7, 2020

En busca de tierras a perpetuidad para la agricultura sostenible, Cándida Cotto, CLARIDAD, August 2020

Community Land Trust Builds Social Housing to Curb Affordability Crisis, Brittany Ebeling, Shareable, July 23, 2020

How to Make This Year’s Eviction Crisis Our Last, Peter Sabonis, Nonprofit Quarterly, June 17, 2020 (English)

Flexibility Key to Vermont Nonprofit’s COVID-19 Homeless Housing Pivot, Nicole Martinez, Shelterforce Magazine, June 3, 2020 (English).