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WP_20140717_001.jpgBoard of Directors: 
 
Adam Dotson, Chair
City of Oak Forest
 
Mark Miller, Vice Chair
City of Blue Island
 
Hildy Kingma, Secretary/Treasurer
Village of Park Forest
 
Edward W. Paesel,
Board Member
South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association
 
Calvin Holmes, Board Member
Chicago Community Loan Fund
 
Dan Klaff, Board Member
Applegate, Thorne-Thomsen
 
Robin Snyderman,
Board Member
Brick Partners, LLC
 
Mayor Richard Reinbold,
Board Member
Village of Richton Park
 
Mayor David Hanks,
Board Member
Village of Sauk Village
 
Trustee Donald Killelea,
Board Member
Village of Midlothian
 
Mayor Vernard Alsberry, Jr.,
Board Member
Village of Hazel Crest
 
Keith Freeman, Board Member
Village of Phoenix
 
Village of Summit
 
Mayor Riley Rogers
Board Member
Village of Dolton
 
Alfredo Melesio, Board Member
City of Joliet
 
Alice Peterson, Board Member
Village of Steger
 
Jack Hynes, Board Member
City of Chicago Heights
 
Mayor Charles Griffin,
Board Member
Village of Ford Heights 

Village of Robbins

Travis Bandstra, Board Member
Village of Lansing

David Mekarski, Board Member​
Village of Olympia Fields

Thomas Van​der Woude,
Board Member
Village of Homewood

Village of University Park​

Brian Mitchell, Board Member
Village of Matteson

 
Executive Director:
Russell Rydin

 

SSLBDA Member Communities:

Blue Island

Hazel Crest

Midlothian

Oak Forest

Park Forest

Phoenix

Richton Park

Sauk Village

Summit

Dolton

Joliet

Steger
 
Chicago Heights
 
Ford Heights
 
Robbins

Lansing

Olympia Fields

Homewood

University Park

Matteson

 





Mission Statement:

The South Suburban Land Bank and Development Authority will facilitate the redevelopment of acquired properties through strategic partnerships with developers, community organizations, lenders, and local governments to improve quality of life, stabilize the tax base, and enhance economic activities that promote sustainable, healthy, and stable communities in a manner consistent with local government plans and priorities.

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***SSLBDA Home Buyer Event***

Tuesday, May 17th   6 - 8 pm at the Richton Park Community Center 4455 Sauk Trail, Richton Park

Featuring housing and lending resources from: Neighborhood Housing and Lending Services, Illinois Housing Development Authority, South Suburban Housing Center, Habitat for Humanity, Wells Fargo, Wintrust, BMO, First Merit, Realtors, American Red Cross and more!!!!

Learn about: available properties, down payment assistance, home buyer education resources, available mortgage and rehab financing from responsible lenders, working with a Realtor. 

All are welcome - prospective home buyers, Realtors, investors, first time buyers etc.

To register for the event and reserve your space please contact 

Tselane Hatter: tselane@SSLBDA.org 

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​Available Properties:

 



Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Opportunities:

  • Homewood TOD Request for Proposals (click for link)
  • 15644 S Cicero, Oak Forest IL (commercial property to be redeveloped - across from new Metra Station's parking lot - additional properties may be available)
  • 22353 Governors Highway, Richton Park (commercial property and adjacent vacant acreage to be redeveloped - across the street from Metra station)
  • 14700 Harvard, Dolton (13 acres - vacant residential TOD development potential near 2 Metra stations with frontage on Little Calumet)
  • more available - please contact us
  • Looking for funding on a TOD development? The SSMMA and Enterprise Community Partners have a TOD Loan Fund for acquisition and pre-development activities in the Southland​. Click here for the SSMMA/Enterprise TOD Loan Fund

Commercial Properties:

  • 14076 Lincoln, Dolton IL (available for commercial reuse: former bank branch in excellent condition - 3800 sq ft 1st floor + 3800 sq ft finished basement with vault - will consider lease - retail/restaurant/office)
  • 381 Blackhawk, Park Forest (former oil change building - available for redevelopment)
  • Fay's Point Marina, Blue Island - not for sale (88 slip marina and 8 acres of natural open space and wetlands): Boat Slips Available to Rent.​
  • More Available

Residential Properties:​​​​

SSLBDA Properties for Sale, All Eligible for the NLS Purchase Construction Loan Product
AddressPhotoBed/BathBroker InformationListed Sales Price
2042 Grove Street, Blue Island, ILPictures Coming Soon!!!
3/1.5

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

Under Contract
430 E 144th Street, Dolton, IL3/1

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

$16,500
15106 Meadow Lane, Dolton, IL3/1

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

$18,500
17507 Butternut Road, Hazel Crest, IL3/2

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

$110,000
2402 Crescent Ave, Hazel Crest, IL3/1

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

$27,000
1728 Charleston Lane, Hazel Crest, IL2/1

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

$15,666
14500 Lawndale Ave, Midlothian, IL2/1

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

$35,019

 

247 Mantua Street, Park Forest, IL2/1

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

$27,000
314 Wayne Street, Park Forest, IL3/2

Tonya Roberson

Coldwell Banker

708-268-9680

Under Contract
307 Herndon Street, Park Forest, IL3/1.5

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

$45,900
21955 Millard Street, Richton Park, IL2/1

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

$25,900

 

4525 Saratoga Road, Richton Park, IL3/1

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

$27,000

 

15028  Dorchester, Dolton, IL7/4

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

Under Contract
SSLBDA Properties for Sale, Not yet Listed in the MLS
AddressPhotoBed/BathNotesListing Agent
2451 Vermont Street, Blue Island3/2.5Non-Conforming 2 Unit.Not listing yet, possible Demo candidate.
71 W. 14th Place, Chicago Heights2/1Frame house with a full basement.  Detached 2 car garage

 

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

 

 

 

531 W. 16th Place, Chicago Heights3/1Split level with a partial Basement.  2 car detached garage.

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

54 Terry Court, Chicago Heights3/1.5Tri-level house, with an attached 2 car garage.

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

1227 Sunnyside Ave, Chicago Heights6/2Frame house with an attached one car garage.

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

703 Chicago Road, Chicago Heights3/2

Brick ranch house with a full basement.  No garage.

 

Tonya Roberson

Coldwell Banker

708-268-9680

14431 Irving Ave, Dolton3/2

Two story frame house.  Full basement and detached 2 car garage.

 

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

14446 Park Street, Dolton3/11.5 Story Frame house with a full basement. No Garage.

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

14732 Clark Street, Dolton2/11 story frame house on a partial crawl.  Family room addition, and covered car port.—

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

14933 Evans Ave, Dolton3/1

Brick ranch house on a slab, situated on a double lot. 2 car detached garage.

 

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

15238 Meadow Lane, Dolton3/1Frame house, with a converted 1 car garage for additional living space

Rachel Caldwell

Carrington Realty

312-961-8340

 

207 E. Clinton Street, Joliet3/1Frame house across the street from a school baseball/track field and down the street from the high school. Next door to a retail/commercial unit

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

406 Suwanee Street, Park Forest2/1Brick/frame house. No basement. 1 car detached garage. Open RFP on the SSLBDA website for rehabilitation.

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

39 Sauk Trail, Park Forest2/1Frame house with a family room addition on the back. One car detached garage. Open RFP on the SSLBDA website for rehabilitation.

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

335 Illinois Street, Park Forest3/1.5Frame, house on a corner lot.  Partial basement. 2 car attached garage. Open RFP on the SSLBDA website for rehabilitation.

Diane Abell

Coldwell Banker

708-228-3772

356 Minocqua, Park Forest2/1Brick house, with a family room addition.  2 car attached garage

Tonya Roberson

Coldwell Banker

708-268-9680

2414 Apache Street, Sauk Village3/2

Frame ranch with no basement.  Family room addition on the back, no garage.

 

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

21408 Peterson Ave, Sauk Village2/1Townhouse/Rowhouse with a full basement. 1 Car attached garage

Kandice Robins

Robins Realty

708-527-1765

14960 Pulaski Unit #3, Midlothian2/1First floor condominium.  Located near the Metra train in the Midlothian TOD. Off- Street Parking lot for the building.

Tonya Roberson

Coldwell Banker

708-268-9680

14730 Kilpatrick Ave Unit 4E, Midlothian1/1Third floor condominium, off street parking lot for the building.

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

14740 Ketelaar Drive, Unit 5W, Midlothian1/1Second floor condominium, off street parking lot for the building.

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-3395

15804 Terrace Drive, Unit 2W, Oak Forest1/1Second floor condominium, off street parking lot for the building.

Tonya Roberson

Coldwell Banker

708-268-9680

1095 Richton Place, Richton Park 3/1.5

Townhouse with a full finished basement. Outdoor parking lot.

 

David Huerta

Calumet Region Realty

708-743-339

  • ​If you are an owner occupant homebuyer ask us about buying a renovated property.​
  • MORE AVAILABLE!!!!

***If you are interested in a property, please complete our online Property Purchaser Application here: ​SSLBDA Property Purchase Application

or visit our Available Properties & Projects​ page to view the application.

Please contact us for more information: russellrydin@sslbda.org

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Board of Directors ​and Executive Committee meetings:

The next SSLBDA Board meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 18th at 3:00 pm at  the SSMMA offices: 1904 W 174th St, East Hazel Crest, IL. ​​

SSLBDA Board Agenda - April 2016.pdf

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Lawn Maintenance and Landscaping

SSLBDA Lawn Maintenance RFP - 2016.pdf

​****Due: 4/21/16

​______________________________________________________________​​___________________REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: RENOVATION/GENERAL CONTRACTOR - PARK FOREST (3 single family homes)

The South Suburban Land Bank and Development Authority is requesting proposals​ from licensed General Contractors for the renovation of 3 single family homes in Park Forest: 

406 Suwanee

39 Sauk Trail

335 Illinois Street

***NOTE: We did not approve any submission delivered by the previous deadline. Please contact us if you are interested in bidding.

Please open the attached PDFs below for details and requirements:

SSLBDA REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - General Contractors - Park Forest - APP - extended.pdf

39 SAUK TRAIL Scope of Work Updated.xlsx39 Sauk Trail.docx

406 Suwanee Scope of Work Updated.xlsx406 Suawnee Street.docx

Copy of Illinois property Scope of Work Update.xlsx335 Illinois Street.docx

Inspection Check List 9-2007.doc

Model General Contractor Agreement- SSLBDA 4829-2842-2690.pdf

AIG Additional Insureds.pdfBeneficiary Recert Affidavit-list_form.pdfPrime Recert Affidavit-list_form.pdfSub Recert Affidavit_form.pdf

Here is the link to the current Prevailing Wages:

https://www.illinois.gov/idol/Laws-Rules/CONMED/Rates/2015/july/COOK9999.htm

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​REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS: REALTORS, BROKERS, AND REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE FIRMS

The South Suburban Land Bank and Development Authority is requesting qualification statements from licensed Realtors, Brokers and Real Estate Brokerage Firms for Real Estate Marketing, Acquisition and Consulting Services. Qualification period is rolling.

Please open the attached PDF below for details.

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS - Realtors - Brokers - Firms 5-28-14.pdf

SSLBDA AG Contract - Final Execution Copy 3-11-2014.pdf

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NEWS: 

 

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The SSLBDA was made possible by a Department of Housing and Urban Development Sustainable Communities Grant to the South Suburban Mayors and Managers Association (SSMMA), and with ongoing support from the Illinois Attorney General's Bank Foreclosure Settlement and the JP Morgan Chase Foundation.​