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Out of homelessness, into a hovel: Public money spent on Seattle houses with bugs, trash, no water

July 26, 2020

Carolyn Malone didn’t like the look of the place. The front yard was overgrown. Trash was strewn around the property. Inside, the two-story, turn-of-the-century home was in even worse shape: She found broken smoke detectors in the hallways and bedbugs on her bedroom carpet. Rodent droppings lined the stairwell leading…

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Sherri Candelario and Frank celebrate as they acquire a new House

December 04, 2019

Great and wonderful news! Frank and I have been watching this home patiently. We knew it would be the perfect Kate's House. We were heartbroken when it went pending two weeks ago. When the deal fell through this weekend, we swooped in and bought it! We were in a multi-buyer situation…

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Housing Development Consortium (HDC) Names Kate’s House Foundation December Member of the Month

January 10, 2019

HDC appreciates all the passion, hard work, and dedication our members devote to the affordable housing movement. No single organization could make this impact and secure this progress alone. The collaboration and connection among members is the human energy that works to ensure all people have a safe, healthy, and affordable…

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Kate’s House Foundation Homes First to be Certified in Washington State

July 17, 2018

Kate’s House Foundation Homes First to be Certified in Washington State For Immediate Release Contact: Alan Muia, Chair WAQRR Board of Directors (360) 770-1044 Seattle May 21, 2018 Kate’s House Foundation Directors Frank and Sherri Candelario were notified on Friday that the four recovery homes they operate are the first in…

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