Good Neighbor Awards Honorable Mention

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Ted K. Gilbert

HOST Development Inc.,
Portland, OR
Portland,, OR
United States
97205
US

Gilbert is the visionary of HOST Development, an affordable housing developer that has helped more than 300 low- and moderate-income renters become homeowners since 1989. Gilbert’s innovative strategies include obtaining low interest loans on land to help keep home costs down; partnering with banks to give low interest mortgages to buyers; and obtaining loans from large local employers in return for providing employees with closing costs, home buying seminars and low interest mortgages. Gilbert, chair and co-founder, is also the brains behind HOST’s new Building Blocks campaign to revitalize inner-city neighborhoods and prevent young families from leaving for the suburbs.

You can contact Ted Gilbert at Gilbert Bros., 503/221-9424;, or by contacting HOST Development Inc., 503/331-1752 x104.