Revitalized neighborhood anticipated in Tifton, GA with the submittal of plans for the construction of Tifton Estates a single family rental home redevelopment project

Twenty-eight, 1940s era rental homes will be razed to make way for the construction of Tifton Estates in Tifton, GA, a new 34-unit, three- and four-bedroom, single-family, rental-home community to be developed by Hammond Development. The project calls for the infill redevelopment of a residential community located between city and county public housing communities. 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.