CULVER CITY, Calif., April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Century Housing will be inducted into the Housing Hall of Fame in Santa Monica, California on May 12th by the California Housing Consortium. Currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, Century has provided over $1 billion in development financing throughout California, resulting in the creation or preservation of more than 27,000 affordable homes.
"It is indeed a special honor to be inducted into the Housing Hall of Fame by the California Housing Consortium. The Consortium is a non-partisan advocate for the production and preservation of housing affordable to low- and moderate-income Californians, representing the development, building, financial, and public sectors united in the goal that every Californian has a safe, affordable place to call home," said Ron Griffith, President & CEO of Century Housing. "Century is pleased to be recognized by the Consortium for our part in addressing the severe shortage of affordable homes in California that is putting our families and future at risk."
Ray Pearl, Executive Director of the Consortium, stated that, "The Board of Directors of the California Housing Consortium are pleased to honor Century Housing and the leadership of their President and CEO, Ron Griffith. Over their 20 year history, Century Housing has had a profound impact in the affordable housing field by investing more than $1 billion towards the creation of more than 27,000 homes. By adhering to their mission, they have made a real difference in the lives of low and moderate income Californians and are a testament to the impact an innovative and effective organization can have on California's families. Congratulations to Century Housing and Ron Griffith."
Ranked among the Top 25 National Affordable Housing Lenders by Affordable Housing Finance magazine for both 2015 and 2014, Century has recently expanded its operations to include a new office in San Francisco to better serve the needs of the affordable housing community in Northern California.
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