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Featured photo: Safe and affordable housing in Honduras

Men playing soccer outside in Honduras

Los Castanos de Choloma affordable housing project in Choloma, Honduras, was designed with a central park area that provides shelter from surrounding violence and encourages residents to maintain and take pride in their property. Inter-Mac International Inc. is using OPIC financing to build a community of 2,400 single-family homes that are affordable to working families earning minimum wage. Inter-Mac is also building out critical infrastructure in the region including paved roads, electrical grids, wastewater treatment and running potable water. The project recently won a Gold Nugget award by the Pacific Coast Builders Conference.


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