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Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation
  • Community Loan Fund
    The Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation’s (YNDC) Community Loan Fund (CLF) actively seeks to provide a first-mortgage financing source in underserved communities to bolster continued revitalization and economic recovery in vulnerable and transitional neighborhoods.
  • YNDC Lots of Green cover image Lots of Green
    Lots of Green, the YNDC’s vacant land reuse program, seeks to repurpose all land in a target area, transforming the physical fabric of strategic neighborhoods.
  • Neighborhood Engagement
    The YNDC aims to actively engage residents in the revitalization of their neighborhoods.  Through our programs, outreach, workshops and trainings we foster a renewed sense of ownership and community among residents. 
  • Paint Youngstown Paint Youngstown
    The Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (YNDC) offers a limited exterior home repair program, PAINT YOUNGSTOWN, to assist residents of owner-occupied, single family homes with exterior improvements at NO COST to owners.
  • Iron Roots Urban Farm
    Iron Roots Urban Farm is a 1.5 acre working farm and training center, located at 820 Canfield Road on the south side of Youngstown.
  • HUD-Certified Housing Counseling
    YNDC is a HUD-Certified Housing Counseling Agency dedicated to helping you achieve sustainable home ownership. We assist clients with identifying and resolving the barriers to homeownership in one-on-one counseling sessions as well as in a group, classroom-style setting.
  • 341 West Midlothian Homes for Sale
    YNDC restores formerly vacant and foreclosed properties to new life and offers them for sale to new homeowners at an affordable price. 
  • Economic Development
    Business expansion and job creation are key to improving the quality of life of Youngstown neighborhoods and revitalizing neighborhood corridors.
  • Business Loans and Financing
    Interim Float Loans – Youngstown Office of Economic DevelopmentOne of our most lucrative tools, the Float Loan Program, provides project financing to companies at 1/4% for up to 18 months based on provisions of an Irrevocable Letter of Credit from an acceptable financial institution. Loans are subject to be called at any point during the term of the loan. Consideration for this program requires submission of a written proposal and is granted competitively among pending projects.
  • Business Parks
    Business Park Incentives – Youngstown Office of Economic DevelopmentThe City of Youngstown and the Office of Economic Development are actively developing Business / Industrial Parks in our region with extremely competitive incentives that include the following:• Fully improved property for $10 that can be used as equity in your project.• Future expansion space available.• 10-year, 75% real and personal property tax abatement.• All utilities available at site.• Site development grants up to $2.00 / sq. ft. for new construction.
Building and Encouraging Investment in Neighborhoods of Choice for All


Friday, January 30, 2015

Residents, city officials, and YNDC staff came together last night as part of the first Pleasant Grove Neighborhood Action Team meeting with the intention of getting to work on implementing the neighborhood plan created late last year.


Wednesday, January 28, 2015

In conjunction with the Youngstown City Schools and the City of Youngstown, YNDC has completed a School Travel Plan for Taft Elementary School. 


Thursday, January 22, 2015

YNDC's AmeriCorps REVITALIZE team is currently in the process of tackling their first vacant home rehabilitation project at 778 Sherwood Avenue.



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