Private-public partnerships making a difference in Iowa
9 Oct 2023
From supplying paint to volunteers, sprucing up their hometowns, to building affordable homes in rural communities and filling employer and worker needs for child care, Iowa’s private enterprises are joining hands with government agencies, nonprofits and volunteers to make a difference. ABI members are at the forefront of private-public partnerships that improve Iowa’s quality of life. Here are
Origin Homes: Affordable housing for rural Iowa
A division of West Des Moines-based Hubbell Realty, Origin Homes “is focused on bringing single family homes around the state of Iowa to homeowners and clients that maybe don’t have the opportunity,” said Director of Operations Matt Daniels. Launched in 2021, Origin cultivates relationships with community leaders and a “build-on-your-lot” approach to bring affordable homeownership to rural areas.