Entries by AHC Inc.

Land Swap and Affordable Housing Bring Development to Life

AHC’s first and only (so far) land swap was the catalyst for a successful five-acre mixed-income, mixed-use site in Arlington, VA. Thanks to an innovative land exchange between AHC Inc. and The JBG Companies, an aging apartment building and adjacent car dealership have been transformed into a vibrant corridor with 90 affordable apartments, 28 luxury town homes and two commercial buildings with 450,000 square feet of office and retail space…

The Shell Named Multifamily New Construction Project of the Year at Sustainable Leadership Awards

March 30, 2016 – The Shell received the award for Multifamily New Construction Project of the Year at the recent 2016 Sustainable Leadership Awards held in Richmond, VA. The annual award recognizes the region’s premier developers, builders, architects, government officials and other industry professionals for their work in advancing the benefits of sustainable building. The Shell […]

Patti Sanner & Rosemarie Harrington/Reading Specialists

Patti Sanner and Rosemarie Harrington have helped dozens of children build literacy skills since they began working with AHC as part-time reading specialists nearly seven years ago. Each works one-on-one for about 30 minutes a week with children who have been identified as struggling readers…

Investing in a Baltimore Neighborhood

In the last 15 years, AHC Inc. has invested nearly $60 million in Baltimore’s Park Heights neighborhood through four properties that provide more than 500 affordable homes for a variety of residents, including senior citizens, homebuyers, families and the disabled. “AHC believes we can make a bigger impact in the community by focusing our investment in a specific area,” explains Andrew Vincent, AHC Greater Baltimore Director. “Providing more opportunities for quality affordable housing in a concentrated area can help tip the balance in a neighborhood and bring it to life.”…

Davis Place Wins DESIGNArlington 2015 Award

February 5, 2015 – Davis Place, a 10-unit condominium in Arlington’s Nauck neighborhood, has received a DESIGNArlington 2015 Merit Award. The biennial awards program aims to increase public awareness of outstanding design in Arlington. Davis Place, which was developed by AHC Inc., provides affordable homeownership opportunities for moderate-income families. The project was designed by Cunningham Quill […]