50th Anniversary of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Showcased in National Sector Publication

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, August 27, 2020 –  Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH), the organization is showcased this month in leading sector publication Affordable Housing News (AHN).

AHN is a key player in the delivery of information for this vitally important industry sector, covering the provision and implementation of affordable housing options across the United States. Striving to serve as a vital resource tool in spreading news of current developments and good works undertaken in this sector, the magazine informs both investors and operators, providing guidelines about strategy and regulation in the affordable housing industry.

Through in-depth interviews, case studies and strategic leadership spotlights, AHN includes the industry’s most well-known managers and recognizes those who epitomize the best in affordable housing.

“It is enormously gratifying to be recognized in AHN for our five decades of service,“  said CEO & President John Fowler, “and to be showcased in a publication so widely read by national investors will be extremely beneficial.”

As part of the organizations fifty years of service, Affordable Housing News’ wide-ranging article also acknowledged the 40+ years of service from founder Jeanette Duncan. Duncan’s initial vision of home ownership has evolved into an organization serving over 5,000 residents with affordable housing, wrap-around services, and an education program that operates 10 learning centers and supports over 450 students per day. To learn more about Peoples’ Self-Help Housing and their 50th Anniversary, visit pshhc.org.

About PSHH

Founded in 1970, PSHH is the longest-serving nonprofit affordable housing organization on the Central Coast. With a mission of building homes and providing services to strengthen communities and change lives, PSHH serves low-income households, working families, seniors, veterans, those living with disabilities and the formerly homeless. It also provides homeownership opportunities through a self-help, “sweat equity” program that has seen over 1,200 homes successfully completed. PSHH has a presence in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura and Monterey counties, manages nearly 2,000 rental units, and employs over 200 staff members. For more information, visit pshhc.org, email info@pshhc.org or phone (805) 781-3088.


Media Contact: communications@pshhc.org, (805) 548-2340

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