Barrington Farms Subdivision Rent to Homeownership

Bluestem signed and recorded Regulatory Agreements with the Illinois Housing Development Authority pursuant to which Bluestem has agreed to provide 32 units of affordable housing to persons with incomes of <60% Average Median Income for 31 years.

This project was the new construction of 32 single-family homes in a rent to own program in Robinson, Crawford County, Illinois in partnership with Capstone Developments.

Special Needs Tenants:
  • 7 Units for special needs households
Lenders:
  • Low Income Housing Tax Credits
Period of Affordability: 31 years
  • Bluestem plans to continue to operate the project in accordance with its purpose after the period of affordability expires.
Income Restrictions:
  • All tenants must have incomes <60% Average Median Income
Property Management: Cohen-Esrey
  • Bluestem has hired a property management firm to insure the daily operational and compliance requirements are met. Bluestem oversees the property manager to insure that the operating, maintenance, financial and lender compliance is being met through reviewing monthly reports and communicating directly with the property manager at least monthly, visiting the property, managing the audit process, completely compliance documents for lenders, conducting Housing Quality Standard inspections at least once a year, attending resident council meetings throughout the year, and getting to know residents.
Americans with Disabilities Act Compliant

Placed in Service in 2012