Cielo Place is a unique mixed-income housing community in central Fort Worth. This community is located within the rehabilitated historic Riverside Baptist Church. The structure was originally designed by architects Easterwood and Easterwood in 1924 and has been rehabilitated and preserved as a family housing community through the use of federal historic tax credits. Creative architecture as well as careful preservation of historic details have resulted in 91 units of urban affordable housing.
Affordability breakdown: 88% of Cielo Place’s units are affordable at 30%, 50%, and 60% area median income. 12% of the units are market rate.
Units feature high-efficiency appliances and lighting, solid surface counters, and resilient flooring.
Community amenities include a fully furnished clubhouse with community room, business center, leasing center, fitness center, and bicycle parking. Community features local public art by Gregory Beck.
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