In Lake Placid, NY, the Fawn Valley project was developed by a specially formed nonprofit to help people afford homes. When completed, it will house about 50 people in capes and townhomes costing between $180,000 to 220,000.
“We created an example for others to follow,” said Steve Sama, one of the project developers. See how it’s working in the video above.
And read more about how individuals, organizations and local governments are working to find solutions to critical housing problems, in the Explorer’s “Taking Stock of Housing” project