The Philadelphia Housing Development Corporation (PHDC) is a nonprofit housing corporation dedicated to improving the lives of low-income Philadelphians. Through our home preservation programs we make it possible for residents of Philadelphia to remain in their homes by improving the structural integrity, mechanical safety, energy efficiency and accessibility of their homes.
PHDC has created many Philadelphia jobs through its preservation programs which have helped hundreds of thousands of Philadelphia residents since 1964.
RFP for Early Childhood Education Facilities Fund
PHDC is soliciting proposals from qualified architects to provide architectural services, including site visits and bid document preparation, for facility improvements at certain child care centers throughout the City of Philadelphia. Click here for information.
PHDC Official Testifies in Support of Land Bank
PHDC Executive Vice President Michael Koonce testified on October 28 in support of creation of a Land Bank for Philadelphia. A Land Bank is a strategic property acquisition and disposition tool and will be the next step in Philadelphia’s efforts to address the problem of vacant and blighted properties and to return those properties to productive reuse. Click here to read the complete testimony.