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Jan 05, 2016, 10:29 ET

HIT Invests $24.9 Million To Rehabilitate Casa del Pueblo Apartments For San Jose Senior Citizens

 The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) today announced a $24.9 million investment in the rehabilitation of the Casa del Pueblo apartments,...

Dec 14, 2015, 10:19 ET

AFL-CIO HIT Partners with Houses of Worship to Invest $300 Million in Affordable Housing in the Bronx, Brooklyn and Jersey City

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced a partnership with the Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York, the New...

Dec 11, 2015, 09:44 ET
Dec 10, 2015, 09:18 ET
Nov 24, 2015, 08:11 ET

Home Repair Program To Invest Up To $30 Million To Rejuvenate Blighted Detroit Neighborhoods

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced that it will invest up to $30 million in the Detroit Neighborhood Home Repair Program, a...

Nov 20, 2015, 11:40 ET

Press Conference: Home Repair Program To Invest $30 Million To Rejuvenate Blighted Detroit Neighborhoods With Union Labor

 The following was released today by AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust: WHO:   - Mayor Mike Duggan, HIT Staff  -...

Oct 15, 2015, 10:43 ET

NYC Retirement Systems $150 Million Investment Helps Expand Affordable Housing In NYC's Five Boroughs

 The five New York City Retirement Systems today announced that they will invest $150 million in pension capital in the AFL-CIO Housing...

Oct 15, 2015, 08:15 ET

Press Conference: NYC Retirement Systems To Invest $150 Million To Expand Affordable Housing In NYC

The following media advisory is being released by AFL-CIO HIT: WHO:   - Scott M. Stringer, New York City Comptroller -...

Oct 14, 2015, 10:20 ET

Press Conference: NYC Retirement Systems To Invest $150 Million To Expand Affordable Housing In NYC

The following media advisory is being released by AFL-CIO HIT: WHO:   - Scott M. Stringer, New York City Comptroller -...

Sep 10, 2015, 09:50 ET

South Bend Indiana's Jennifer Johnson Receives Inaugural John J. Sweeney Scholarship to University of Ulster in Northern Ireland

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) and the American Labor Movement announced yesterday that Jennifer Johnson, a US Navy veteran from South...

Jun 30, 2015, 11:56 ET

HIT Invests $25.9 Million Into Westmoreland's Union Manor in Oregon

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust ("HIT") announced today that it is investing $25.9 million of union and public pension capital for the...

Jun 09, 2015, 11:58 ET

AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Invests $46 Million in Two St. Louis Area Multifamily Projects

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced today that it is providing $46 million in financing for two multifamily developments in the...

May 20, 2015, 12:00 ET

AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Investments Create Union Construction Jobs And Affordable Housing In San Francisco Neighborhoods

 The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) has been a catalyst for the remarkable recovery in San Francisco since the Great Recession and...

Apr 21, 2015, 10:10 ET

HIT Invests $8 Million In Brooklyn's Harry Silver Housing Co-Op

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced today that it is investing $8 million of union pension capital for the refinance of Harry...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:07 ET

AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Invests $8.26 Million Towards Hunter's Point South In New York, NY

The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced today an investment of $8.26 million towards construction of Hunter's Point South Building A,...

Nov 21, 2014, 11:12 ET

Labor Mourns Passing Of Former Boston Mayor Menino

America's labor movement lost a big supporter last month with the passing of former Boston Mayor Thomas Michael Menino. Mayor Menino's first...

Jul 31, 2014, 10:44 ET

AFL-CIO and Labor Community Honor the Life and Work of AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney

 John J. Sweeney, President Emeritus of the AFL-CIO, was honored last night at a reception hosted by the AFL-CIO, AFL-CIO Housing Investment...

Jul 29, 2014, 10:15 ET

The AFL-CIO, The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust And The American Labor Community To Host Reception Honoring The Life And Work Of AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney

 The following is being released by AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust: Who:   - Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO -...

Jul 28, 2014, 11:07 ET

AFL-CIO HITWIRE Article Chronicles The Life And Many Contributions Of AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney

The AFL-CIO HITWIRE today released a story on John J. Sweeney, President Emeritus of the AFL-CIO and currently chairman of the AFL-CIO Housing...

Jul 17, 2014, 09:41 ET

The AFL-CIO, The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust And The American Labor Community To Host Reception Honoring The Life And Work Of AFL-CIO President Emeritus John J. Sweeney

 The following is being released by AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust: Who:   - Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO -...