An affiliate of Greater Cleveland Partnership, CDA identifies, positions, and invests in catalytic, strategic, and transformational projects that promote inclusive, thriving neighborhoods and economic growth.
We promote access to real estate and business lending that advances community impact, stabilizes markets, and catalyzes future investment and development in underserved communities.
CentroVilla25 secures $11.5 million from Cleveland Development Advisors to help transform Clark-Fulton neighborhood into a vibrant Latino cultural hub.
Cleveland Development Advisors announced it has closed on $11.5 million in state and federal new markets tax credits (NMTC) along with a $612,000 capital campaign bridge loan for the CentroVilla25...
Cleveland Development Advisors loaning $5.5 million for redeveloping Hawthorne School into apartments
CLEVELAND, November 9, 2023 — Cleveland Development Advisors (CDA) is loaning $5.5 million for a project that will completely make over a West Park neighborhood school into reasonably priced market...
Built in 1972 as one of the first projects built after Cleveland’s Hough Riots, Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza was meant to serve as a beacon of progress for Black entrepreneurship and the rebuilding of the Hough community. Over time, however, widespread disinvestment in the neighborhood eroded retail, leaving the shopping center largely vacant.