CornellColonyRibbonCutting-062316June 23, 2016 – Bernice Saxon and Jozette Chack-On attended the ribbon cutting ceremony and open house for Cornell Colony. The new single family home community, located south of downtown Avon Park, Florida, consists of 44 single family homes. The 3 bedroom, 2 bath homes are energy efficient. Amenities include a clubhouse, computer lab, kitchen facility, and after school programs.

The project was funded by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development HOME Program, a Heartland National Bank construction loan, and a Florida State Housing Initiative (SHIP) Program loan.

Saxon|Gilmore has developed specialized expertise in matters regarding public finance and in the representation of housing authorities and related institutions. We have extensive experience with mixed finance projects, including bonds, tax credits, and other government funding. Saxon|Gilmore serves as general counsel to numerous housing authorities throughout Florida and acts in a consulting capacity on special projects to housing agencies throughout the country.