Making a Difference

Dedicated to its mission, firm develops comfortable affordable housing for seniors and limited-income families

With  more  than  50  years  of  combined  experience  in  affordable  housing Connecticut-based  Real  Estate  Diagnostics.  Inc.  is  a  small  firm  that  has  found success in an ever-evolving field rife with challenges.

“Affordable  housing  is  a  vocation  and  an  avocation.”  says  Harvey  Edelstein. President  of  Real  Estate  Diagnostics.  “It  is  what  we  do  and  what  I  do.  and  it  has been a passion, interest and recognized need ...

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Connecticut Housing Finance Authority HTCC Application Scoring 2016 Awards

On July 1st, 2016, The Connecticut Housing Finance Agency (CHFA) announced awards for the second round of State Housing Tax Credits (HTCC). The Avery Park Revitalization Initiative was awarded $500,000 in HTCC proceeds which will be used as part of the first phase of the new Woodland Springs housing development in Stafford, CT totaling the value of the project at more than $20,000,000.

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Stafford Officials Break Ground On Woodland Springs Senior Housing Community

By: Annie Gentile
Courant Community

On Monday, Dec. 21, with shovels firmly planted in the ground, local and state elected officials, members of the Stafford Housing Authority and the Housing Revitalization Committee, representatives from Big Y, and many other key supporters broke ground on the soon-to-be-built first phase of the Woodland Springs senior housing community project.

The project will replace the existing, decades-old 110-unit ...

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Officials Dedicate Second Phase of Woodcrest Updates Affordable Housing

By Heather Linder
Journal Inquirer
Published: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 11:06 AM EST

SOMERS Connecticut — Though construction crews are several months into work on phase two of the Woodcrest housing complex, officials broke ceremonial ground Tuesday morning at 71 Battle St. to dedicate the structure.

Somers town officials joined with private and government investors who financed the Woodcrest renovation and addition to celebrate their accomplishment.

“Woodcrest provides a level of safe and reasonable quality housing for low-income folks that would certainly not ...

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A Beautiful Gem

Officials dedicate first phase of Woodcrest elderly housing complex in Somers

By Brendan Rimetz, Journal Inquirer

SOMERS — Four years after its inception, the First phase of the new Woodcrest elderly housing project is complete.

An official dedication ceremony for Phase 1 of die project was held on Friday morning in the Lois Matczak Community Center, locat ed at the complex on Battle Street.

The ceremony brought together Woodcrest residents and state and local dignitaries as well as members of ...

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