Edwin Berry Manor Apartments

Originally constructed in 1978, Alpha Towers is situated on 3 acres of well-maintained and landscaped grounds. The 165 unit, 9-story, mid-rise building features efficiently designed one and two bedroom floorplans averaging 601 square feet. Each unit contains a fully equipped kitchen, a private full-length balcony, individually controlled heat, and safety bars and pull cords in the bathrooms. The property also offers an amenities package tailored specifically to seniors, which includes a community meeting room, a library, and a recreational room complete with pool table and exercise equipment. Other property amenities and services include an on-site laundry facility, outside grills, a controlled access entry system, planned social activities, free WIFI, and a new business center with computers.


Edwin Berry Manor Apartments is a 57-unit Section 8 mixed bedroom senior building originally built in 1991. It is located in the Woodlawn neighborhood, just south of Hyde Park Chicago, approximately 1-2 miles SW of the Island Terrace project and the new Obama Library.

Secured financing and funding for this project included:

$ 4,515,000 Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF)
$ 817,000 NHPF Equity


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NHPF’s diverse income and rent structure provides housing for a range of households from low to moderate income. Notwithstanding income levels, the same level of amenities and access to our services is offered to all residents.

This property is just one example of how NHPF’s commitment to affordable housing has helped American families.

Founded in 1989, The NHP Foundation strives to provide quality affordable multi-family housing and resident services for low to moderate income families. Since 1994, NHPF has acquired and preserved 95 properties, totaling 16,495 units, located in 19 states and the District of Columbia. Today, NHPF’s portfolio includes 51 properties, totaling 8,769 apartment units, in 15 states and the District of Columbia. NHPF also provides service programs to approximately 28,000 community residents.