- Puerto Rico
- On Common Ground
- CLT Roots
ARC OF JUSTICE: The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of a Beloved Community The trailer for Arc of Justice, which traces the remarkable journey of New Communities, Inc. (NCI) in southwest Georgia, a story of racial justice, community organizing, and perseverance in the face of enormous obstacles.
A BOOST FOR COMMUNITY CONTROL OF LAND: Prof. Penn Loh and Eliza Parad discuss the new CLT network in Boston, MA. (2016, English)
BUILDING HOMES THAT LAST - COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS: Habitat for Humanity NYC, US (English)
COMMUNITY LANT TRUSTS - BUILDING THE HOMES WE CAN AFFORD: National CLT Network, UK (English)
COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS IN A NUTSHELL: A production of National CLT Network (UK), showing various places and applications for the CLT. (English)
EL FIDEICOMISO DE LA TIERRA DEL CANO MARTIN PENA: Caño Martín Peña CLT, Puerto Rico (Spanish)
COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS EXPLAINED: Grounded Solutions Network, US (English)
GAINING GROUND: Building Community on Dudley Street The trailer for Gaining Ground, a follow-up to the award-winning documentary Holding Ground (1996), shows how the Dudley Street neighborhood in Boston has managed to stem the tide against enormous odds.
HOLDING GROUND: The Rebirth of Dudley Street The trailer for the story of the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative, which has gained international recognition for organizing residents to fight to close down illegal dumps, gain unprecedented control of land from City Hall and create a comprehensive plan to rebuild the fabric of their community.
HOMES AND HANDS: Community Land Trusts in Action The trailer for the inspiring story of three communities that have found an empowering way to bring the American dream of owning a home to low-income residents.
IT TAKES AN ISLAND: About the Island Housing Trust, in Martha's Vineyard, MA. (English)
LE COMMUNITY LAND TRUST BRUXELLOIS: Une terre partagée pour un habitat responsable: Brussels CLT, Belgium (French)
MEET THE CO-EDITORS OF ON COMMON GROUND: Contributing author (and CLT Center staff member) Dave Smith interviews the three co-editors of On Common Ground: Line Algoed, John Davis, and María E. Hernández-Torrales.
POWER TO THE PEOPLE - COMMUNITY LAND TRUSTS AND ANACOSTIA: At 2 minutes and 45 seconds into the video, Ground Solutions Network Executive Director Tony Pickett provides an excellent overview of the CLT model, as well as the roots of the CLT movement.
ROOTS OF THE CLT - Chapter 1: This chapter provides a general introduction to what has come to be known in the United States as the “classic CLT.” Described here are those characteristics of ownership, organization, and operation that distinguish the CLT from more familiar models of affordable housing and community development.
ROOTS OF THE CLT - Chapter 2: This chapter examines ideas, pioneers, and precedents behind the CLT’s distinctive approach to the OWNERSHIP of land and buildings. Explored here are the model’s roots in the single tax movement of Henry George, the Garden Cities of England, and various intentional communities in the United States inspired by Ralph Borsodi and Arthur Morgan.
ROOTS OF THE CLT - CHAPTER 3: This chapter introduces the people who put the “C” in the CLT, giving rise to the model’s distinctive approach to ORGANIZATION. Explored here are the model’s roots in the Civil Rights Movement in the American South and the Gramdan Movement in India, accompanied by profiles of the men and women behind the first CLT, New Communities Inc.
ROOTS OF THE CLT - Chapter 4: The final chapter traces the changing meaning of the “T” in CLT, as the OPERATION of community land trusts became increasingly focused in the 1980s on serving the poor, revitalizing urban neighborhoods, and preserving the affordability, condition, and security of resale-restricted, owner-occupied housing.
SENATOR BERNIE SANDERS: An address by Bernie Sanders as he accepts the 2010 Swann-Matthei Award from the National Community Land Trust Network. (English)
STREETS OF DREAMS: Development Without Displacement in Communities of Color The trailer for Streets of Dreams, which tells the stories of grassroots activists in communities of color around the U.S. who are using CLTs to preserve the affordability of their homes, prevent displacement and shape the future of their communities.
THE BURDEN OF PATIENCE IN A LONG MARCH TOWARD RACIAL JUSTICE: Grounded Solutions Network Executive Director Tony Pickett talks with John Emmeus Davis about On Common Ground, by Terra Nostra Press. (English)
THE COMMUNITY LAND TRUST: An interview about first 300-unit CLT project being built in Canada by the Cooperative Housing Foundation of British Columbia. (English)
THE HOUSTON CLT: Permanently Affordable Homes for Houstonians The Houston Community Land Trust is guided by the belief that secure, quality, affordable homeownership is a foundation on which families build legacy and cultivate opportunity, both for themselves and for their community.
WHAT IS A COMMUNITY LAND TRUST? New Yorkers Are Owning Land for Economic Empowerment, BRIC TV (English)