Trellis News

Arizona Allocates $7M to Help Renters, Landlords During Pandemic

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON October 29th, 2020

As stated in an article by Kevin Stone on KTAR News, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has allocated $7 million from the state’s emergency fund to help renters and property owners struggling financially during the COVID-19 pandemic. The distribution includes $5 million to replenish the state’s Rental Property Owner Preservation Fund, which, according to a Wednesday …

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Struggling Rental Market and Mass Evictions Could Usher in Next American Housing Crisis

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON October 27th, 2020

Millions of renters are behind on their payments; large-scale evictions could come soon In a Wall Street Journal article, journalist Will Parker states that fallout from missed rent payments is threatening a large swath of the U.S population, as the expiration of eviction bans draws near. A large number of renters have been unable to …

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New Order Gives Landlords More Power When It Comes to Evictions

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON October 19th, 2020

A recent artictle by Joe Ducey of ABC15 points out that if you’re a renter having financial trouble trying to stay in your home, it may have just gotten harder. New state and federal orders and guidelines give more power to landlords to contest why tenants can’t pay rent, making it easier to start the …

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Arizona is Third-Worst in the Nation for Affordable Housing

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON October 12th, 2020

In a recent article in The Arizona Republic, journalist Alden Woods writes that Arizona’s affordable housing and rental supply can currently meet only a quarter of the state’s need, according to an annual report released Thursday by the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC). The state now has just 25 affordable and available rental units …

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APS EXTENDS HOLD ON DISCONNECTS FOR PAST DUE BILLS THROUGH 2020

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON September 15th, 2020

Assistance is Available for Customers in Need With many Arizonans facing challenging times due to COVID-19, loss of income, altered work and school schedules and recent record heat, APS wants to ease the burden for those struggling to pay their electric bills. Residential and business customers will not have their service disconnected for nonpayment through …

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FHA’s Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium Extended Through December 31, 2020

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON September 4th, 2020

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2020-27, “Extension of Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium in Connection with the Presidentially-Declared COVID-19 National Emergency,” which announces a third extension of the foreclosure and eviction moratorium through December 31, 2020. This moratorium extension is effective immediately upon the expiration of the existing moratorium announced in ML …

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Recent college graduates face a tough job market : Here are your options

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON August 19th, 2020

Author Aly J. Yale  of Bankrate.com wrote the following article on the various options recent college graduates have with regard to entering the current job market:  Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, unemployment has soared this year. As of June, almost 18 million Americans were jobless. Even more have been furloughed or seen their hours cut.  But the health crisis isn’t just …

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Governor Ducey Extends COVID-19 Eviction Protections and Expands Rental Assistance Access

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON July 17th, 2020

Governor Doug Ducey today signed an Executive Order extending a moratorium on residential evictions until October 31, 2020, providing continued protections for renters who are facing economic hardship as a result of COVID-19. The order ensures renters impacted by COVID-19 will be able to stay in their homes while extending the time to access rental …

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Free COVID-19 Testing

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON July 15th, 2020

Saturday, July 18 – Maryvale/West Phoenix (8 a. m. to 12 p.m.)  Ak-Chin Pavilion, Gate 6, 2121 N. 83rd Ave. in Phoenix  By appointment only Visit AZDHS site for details and to pre-register. Scroll down to “Visit the ASU Website” and then create an account using the code jdzkkww6 Saliva-based Testing (in partnership between the AZ Dept. of Health Services & ASU …

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La Beca Phoenix CARES (por sus siglas en Ingles) Ofrece Ayuda Financiera a Los Impactados Por COVID-19

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON July 7th, 2020

Click here for English Debido a la gran demanda de este programa, su solicitud será revisada en el orden recibido y en un lapso de 14 días. Si su aplicación es aprobada, los pagos se harán directamente a los proveedores de servicios públicos, compañías de alquiler o hipoteca según la información proveída en un plazo …

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Phoenix Cares Grant for Those Affected by COVID-19

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON July 2nd, 2020

Haga clic aquí para español ​Due to the high demand of this program only complete applications (including all required documentation) will be reviewed in the order it was received. This process can take up to 14 days. If approved, payments will be paid directly to the utilities and rent/mortgage companies you listed within an additional …

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Governor Ducey Extends Stay-at-Home Order

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON April 30th, 2020

Originally published by News 12, 3:21 PM MST April 29, 2020 Arizona’s stay-at-home order will continue through May 15 with modifications, Gov. Doug Ducey announced Wednesday. The order was originally supposed to end this Thursday, April 30. This means non-essential stores and services have been ordered to remain closed, and residents are advised to maintain …

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CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU RELEASES VIDEO ON HOW MORTGAGE FORBEARANCE WORKS UNDER CARES ACT

Garrett Zucker/ POSTED ON April 3rd, 2020

Trellis has important information about mortgage loan forbearance during this COVID-19 crisis.

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Trellis @ Colter

Michael Kelly/ POSTED ON May 31st, 2019

Trellis celebrated the groundbreaking of its first townhome infill project on May 29, 2019, Trellis @ Colter located at 1617 West Colter Street, Phoenix, Arizona will be a 20-unit three story townhome project. The townhomes are located less than a half-mile walk to the Light Rail and support the City of Phoenix’s Walkable Urban Code, …

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Message from our President

Michael Kelly/ POSTED ON April 22nd, 2019

Unite in our efforts to revitalize our community, breathe new life into our neighborhoods and re-energize our clients. Each year we are presented with opportunities to start fresh – to build on our successes, develop revised goals, and discard anything that is holding us back. This year Trellis intends to revitalize our community, breathe new …

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$50,000 Grant from Banner University Medical Center Phoenix

Michael Kelly/ POSTED ON February 5th, 2019

We are honored to receive $50,000 grant from Banner University Medical Center Phoenix (BUMCP) dedicated to supporting the revitalization efforts along McDowell Road from 7th Street to 20th street.  The funding will go towards beautification projects, physical improvements, community events with the goal of bringing back the Miracle Mile to McDowell Road. McDowell Road from …

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Trellis receives $50,000 grant from Wells Fargo

Michael Kelly/ POSTED ON November 7th, 2018

Trellis is honored to receive a $50,000 grant from Wells Fargo to support the community revitalization Miracle Mile on McDowell Road project.  Victor Burrola, Community Development Officer, Wells Fargo presented Trellis with a $50,000 check at the Phoenix Community Alliance McDowell Road Revitalization Committee meeting this October.   The check presentation took place in front …

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Home Fair & Bus Tour Attracts Many

Joel McCabe/ POSTED ON October 26th, 2017

As the Grande Finale for our Fall NeighborWorks week celebrations – Trellis, Freddie Mac, and BMO Harris Bank joined forces to support the joint mission of increased home ownership in Arizona. A luncheon offering real estate professionals valuable information on lending programs and housing statistics was held at the BMO Harris Bank Tower earlier in …

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A Future For 3 Generations

Joel McCabe/ POSTED ON September 27th, 2017

As a single parent, Bradley Warren is clearly passionate about his daughter and his granddaughter’s future as he shares his joy, “God blessed me with this situation. I want to teach her verses just providing her with everything.” Mr. Warren, recently divorced and seeking a place of his own, explains the challenges of starting a …

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Trellis Tiki Time – Realtor Networking Event

Joel McCabe/ POSTED ON September 27th, 2017

Trellis Hosts Realtor Networking Event with Pioneer Title and HAREP.(Hispanic Association of Real Estate Professionals) It takes a TEAM to support the journey of a new homeowner. Many key players in the process: Home Advisors/Counselors, Realtors, Mortgage Lenders, Title Companies, Appraisers, and many more. Thank you to all who attended and supported the TIKI TIME …

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