Home Forward offices will open at 10 am on Friday, January 13th.

Current News

Please note that the waiting lists discussed in the following news item were open in 2014 and are now closed.   Home Forward is opening waiting lists at more than half of its public housing...
Home Forward has started the process of finding a replacement for Executive Director Steve Rudman.  Rudman announced in January that he was planning to leave the agency at the end of 2014 after...
More than 200 people, including a leadership class from Robert Gray Middle School, gathered on June 6 to celebrate the opening of Stephens Creek Crossing, Home Forward’s third and final HOPE VI...
Waiting lists for some of New Columbia’s subsidized apartments will open starting Tuesday, May 27.  The waiting lists, which are for four-, five- and six- bedroom apartments, will remain...
Home Forward's new Beech Street apartment community in Northeast Portland is accepting applications for the waiting lists for two- and three-bedroom apartments.  The homes,...
In March 2014, the Center for Outcomes Research and Education (CORE) at Providence Portland Medical Center completed a study focused on health care outcomes at Home Forward's Bud Clark...
Home Forward has started to issue Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8) again after freezing its waiting list a year ago due to the federal budget cuts known as sequestration. The waiting list, which...
We will delay our opening for visitors today, Monday February 10, until 10 a.m.  Employees who get to work by 10 a.m. will be paid for the entire day. Those who don't will be expected to use...

January 22, 2014 -- David Widmark was recently elected chair of Home Forward’s board of commissoners and took office in January 2014.  A member of the commission since 2009, Widmark is the...

January 28, 2013 -- Home Forward has promoted Peter Beyer, the agency's controller, to chief financial officer.  He reports to Executive Director Steve Rudman and replaces Todd Salvo, who...

January 16, 2013 -- Home Forward and Vitus Group announced today that Home Forward will sell its St. Johns Woods apartment complex in North Portland to Vitus Group, a Seattle-...

Note:  The Section 8 waiting list is closed.  This news release dates back to fall 2012 when it was last open.

October 1, 2012 -- Individuals and families with...

June 28, 2012 -- Home Forward and the Housing Authority of Clackamas County (HACC) have reached an agreement to cooperate on an innovative new program that will expand housing options for people...

June 20, 2012 -- Waiting lists are opening at several Home Forward apartment communities that provide homes for people who need subsidized housing.  Rent for these apartments is income-based...

April 12, 2012 -- Benita Legarza has been appointed to the resident seat on Home Forward's Board of Commissioners.  She replaces Amie Pico, who left the board to spend more time with her...

February 6, 2012 -- Harriet Cormack is the new chair of the Board of Commissioners of Home Forward.  Cormack replaces Lee Moore, who will serve as chair emeritus.  Additional board...

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