Fun Fact!

The Cuyahoga Land Bank keeps busy in acquisition and demolition of abandoned and nuisance properties throughout the county. After each property is demolished, the contractors are required to properly grade the lot. During demolition, inspections occur before, during, and after Read more ›

The City Mission

Michelle Mendez had a big dream – to find housing for her and her seven children.  In October, her dream became a reality when the ribbon was cut on the first Hope House, a collaborative project with the Cuyahoga Land Read more ›

Did You Know?

The Cuyahoga Land Bank recently partnered with Cleveland State University to host a graduate student from the Marshall College of Law and Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs. Graduate student, Ben Scott joined the Cuyahoga Land Bank this past Read more ›

A County Melting Pot

Inside, the Cuyahoga Land Bank staff consists of a diverse group of professionals at all levels.  The Cuyahoga Land Bank’s largest operational expenditure is attributed to the cost of demolition and related demolition charges.  Of the Cuyahoga Land Bank’s 30 Read more ›

Fun Fact

The Cuyahoga Land Bank works hard to maintain all of the properties in their portfolio.  The summer and spring are one of the busiest season for the field service crews. Over this past season, the Cuyahoga Land Bank maintained 1,604 properties Read more ›

2014 Ohio Land Bank Conference

This year’s Ohio Land Bank Conference hosted by The Thriving Communities Institute saw an ever increasing number of participants.  The conference was a success, and is a testament to the increase in “land banking” throughout the State. The conference is Read more ›