A community land trust is a tool for economic development.

We are a place-based, open, democratic, nonprofit organization.

A community land trust owns land for homes, farms and businesses.

We have a 35 year history of empowering communities.

Catch up with the movement — start a community land trust!

Community ownership of land ensures permanent access, control, affordability and stewardship, now and for future generations.

WORKFORCE HOUSING

WORKFORCE HOUSING

A community land trust can protect land for affordable housing for people who live and work in the community.
FOOD SECURITY

FOOD SECURITY

Community-owned farmland and land for farmhouses can reduce farmer debt and increase food security with locally produced food.
Two Tier Model

Two Tier Model

Our two-tier model enables a regional community land trust to support grassroots community land trusts with shared infrastructure.