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.
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Community ownership of land ensures permanent access, control, affordability and stewardship.
A community land trust can protect land for affordable housing for people who live and work in the community.
Community-owned farmland and land for farmhouses protect farm viability and ensures locally produced food for local people.
Two Tier Model
The two-tier model enables regional community land trusts to scale up with centralized services for local grassroots CLTs.