Affordable housing opportunity on the horizon for Tennille, GA with the submittal of plans for the development of Washington Estates a single family rental home subdivision

Preliminary development plans for Washington Estates in Tennille, GA, were completed by Hammond Development in early June. The project calls for the development of 54 single-family three- and four-bedroom rental homes and a clubhouse on 31 acres of land recently annexed from unincorporated Washington County into the City of Tennille. Hammond Development has submitted an application to the Georgia Department of Community Affairs for state and federal 2008 Low Income Housing Tax Credits. With approval of funding, the project is scheduled to start construction early in 2009.