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Affordable housing coming to Escondido

Affordable housing coming to Escondido

“Construction is under way at a new apartment project in northern Escondido that will provide housing to low-income families and disabled veterans.

The 36-unit development, named Avocado Court, is expected to open in February, based on information from Community HousingWorks, a non-profit that provides affordable housing and is the builder of this project.

The community’s location is North Broadway and East El Norte Parkway, a corner the non-profit said was “vacant” and “blighted.” After the city of Escondido bought a site on that corner using $250,000 in government grant money, Community Housing Works picked up four surrounding parcels to make the future Avocado Court community, according to project details.

The North County Times reported the total cost of the project is $11.7 million, $3 million of which is from Escondido…”

Read the rest of this article by SignonSanDiego.com here: “Affordable housing coming to Escondido”.