love thy neighbor: englewood

Updated: Oct 15, 2018

On the Near Eastside of Indianapolis, the Englewood Community Development Corp. strives to embody the adage of “love thy neighbor” by creating affordable housing to a wide array of Hoosiers, including some who have trouble finding a welcome elsewhere.

Recently, purchased a property that had been on the Indianapolis mayor’s list of worst houses. Renew Indianapolis aims to help facilitate more ECDC purchases like this in the future.

Today, thanks to the work done by the ECDC, the two-story house with a redbrick front porch has become a home for its new homeowner and an asset for the neighborhood.