Details on the 18th & Howard housing development, including the project summary, timeline, objectives, and architectural renderings

18th & Howard Housing Development

Current Project Status:
  • Building permit pending
  • Grading permit and public works permits have been secured
  • Construction begins August 2023

Project Budget: $37 million

Project Details

18th & Howard in Omaha

14,000 sq ft of attached commercial space
120 apartments
  • 56 studio units
  • 52 units with 1 bedroom
  • 12 units with 2 bedrooms

Development Summary

Housing available only to individuals/families with incomes at or below 60% of the area median income

Site Location

The 18th & Howard development is located in Downtown Omaha. It's 2 blocks Northeast of the Omaha Children's Museum and to the east of the Modus Coworking Building.

Combat the stigma of affordable housing as "cheap looking"
Develop affordable housing that's convenient for the Downtown /Midtown population

Development Objectives

Execute a minority-developed and owned project
Fill commercial space with minority-owned businesses/ enterprises and women-owned businesses/enterprises

Support this Development

This project is made possible by generous donors like you. 

True Purpose is committed to a collaborative approach to community improvement. Our 18th & Howard housing development will come to life in partnership with our friends at Clarity Development.

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