In-House Renovation Spotlight

The Cuyahoga Land Bank’s innovative renovation programs provide quality housing opportunities and encourage responsible homeownership. Acting as a developer itself, the Cuyahoga Land Bank completes dynamic in-house renovations throughout the County. Since 2009, the Cuyahoga Land Bank has renovated nearly Read more ›

CMA Conference Opens Eyes to Work of Urban Ministries

In September, Cuyahoga Land Bank President Gus Frangos discussed urban neighborhood housing at the annual Christian and Missionary Alliance’s Central District Conference in Cleveland. Themed “Open Our Eyes,” the conference showcased the work being done through urban ministries, church missionaries and volunteers throughout the City. Read more ›

Behind the Scenes: Demolition

We are often asked about the day-to-day work of the Cuyahoga Land Bank from curious residents and community leaders.  In this ongoing Behind the Scenes series, we look at the extensive work that goes into the demolition of blighted abandoned properties in the Cuyahoga Land Bank inventory. Read more ›

Paw Paws in the City

At the Cuyahoga Land Bank, we encourage people to think outside the box when it comes to envisioning sustainable re-use of vacant land left behind after the demolition of abandoned and vacant houses.   Lakewood resident Justin Husher is among Read more ›