Year Award
2011 Riverwalk Lofts received the Audrey Nelson Community Development Achievement Award from the National Community Development Association (NCDA). This award represents the culmination of a national competition to identify and recognize exemplary uses of CDGB funds which best address the needs of low-income families and neighborhoods.
2007 Adaptive Reuse Award from The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota for Riverwood Pines in Little Falls, Minnesota.
2005 Central Place was recognized as one of four Outstanding Preservation Projects by the State Historical Society of Iowa
2005 Gary Stenson was awarded the Leadership Award presented by the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency
2005 2005 Partners in Affordable Housing Awards Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA) announces the winners of its tenth annual Partners in Affordable Housing Awards and 2005 Outstanding Lender Awards. The awards recognize the work of organizations and individuals who have made exceptional contributions to advance affordable housing in Minnesota.
2005 The Housing Production Award was presented to MetroPlains for Library Square by the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency
Publication Article
Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits
February 2015
By Brad Stanhope
Rural Minnesota Welcomes Shiny New Townhouse Development
When the 24-unit Heritage Townhomes opened last fall in Cambridge, Minn., there were smiles all around, and no wonder: It was the culmination of more than a decade's work by nearly everyone involved and brought a state-of-the-art affordable housing complex...
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WHEDA Conference Brochure
November 19, 2013
From the exterior it may be difficult to see that the once vacant unused Wausau Federal Building has been transformed into 21 loft-style apartments. The Federal Building was built in 1937 and is located in the heart of downtown Wausau. It has served as a p...
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Novogardac Journal of Tax Credits
May 2013
By Teresa Garcia
Former Firehouse Sparks Multifamily Development

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PD&R Edge - HUD
April 24, 2013
Historic Fire House in Duluth Renovated through Local Collaboration
Hillside sits above downtown Duluth, with scenic views of Lake Superior and the adjacent harbor and parks. Although the neighborhood includes assets such as two commercial stree...
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Wausau Daily Herald
January 7, 2013
By Amanda Seitz
Federal Building Opens to Tenants
A decade-old, historic landmark in downtown Wausau has completed its yearlong transformation into a loft style apartment complex and welcomed its first tenant last week. The Federal Building Artists Lo...
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August 1, 2012
By John Harrington
Something Old, Something NEw, Something Borrowed, Something Green
It’s commonly said that “the greenest building is one that’s already built,” and well known that green can take many forms, including embodied energy saved and de...
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