The Chicago Flats Initiative is a coalition of organizations whose goal is to support two- to- four-flat renters and property owners and preserve this vital part of the city’s housing stock.

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To become a highly trusted and coordinated coalition of housing advocates focused on preserving affordable two- to four-flat and building wealth in Black and Brown communities. We strive to achieve these goals in a manner that promotes healthy and sustainable communities, is guided by community voices, and results in systems change.

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Communities United

Elevate Energy

Enterprise Community Partners

Garfield Park Community Council

Greater Chatham Initiative

Institute for Housing Studies at DePaul University

Neighborhood Housing Services of Chicago

Preservation Compact

Resident Association of Greater Englewood