We believe that all communities in this country have the right to become the best vision of themselves. Building America was created to help them achieve this vision, transforming neighborhoods and creating jobs along the way.

investment activities

Certified as a community development entity (CDE), Building America makes use of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs) to attract equity investors for these high-impact development projects.

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Building America CDE, Inc., works to revitalize low-income communities and create needed jobs, including union construction jobs, through investments in commercial development, affordable housing, and healthcare facilities.

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This commitment by Building America and its funders through the federal New Markets Tax Credit program represents an investment in our neighborhoods, investment in our people, and investment in our future.
— Rep. Brian Higgins (NY-26) at Northland Central Workforce Training Center