CDF funds projects that make a difference.

We strengthen the economic vitality of Greater Cincinnati by investing in the urban core.

Residential

Restoring or creating housing in disinvested neighborhoods. LEARN MORE

Commercial

Bringing new jobs and products/services to a community. LEARN MORE

Mixed Use

Reviving commercial spaces and adjacent housing. LEARN MORE

Nonprofit

Financing mission-critical facilities and equipment. LEARN MORE

Place Making

Connecting neighbors in creative, inspiring spaces. LEARN MORE

Healthy Foods

Bringing fresh, healthy options to low-access areas. LEARN MORE

What we do.

Cincinnati Development Fund (CDF) is a passionate champion of the Greater Cincinnati community. Through our real estate development financing, nonprofit facilities loans, technical assistance and development services, we help revitalize urban core neighborhoods and bring new life to struggling communities. LEARN MORE

In the news.

Cincinnati Development Fund shared CDC Association of Greater Cincinnati's post.

Proud to be among those honored at the recent CDC Association Awards Event. Congratulations to all of the honorees for doing great work throughout Cincinnati neighborhoods!
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Congratulations to our 2017 Award winners! We had a great time at Mecklenburg's Garden celebrating them and all our hardworking members. Outstanding Consultant - Adelyn Hall, Community Learning Center Institute Outstanding Volunteer - Jacob Samad, Vice President, College Hill Community Urban Redevelopment Corporation (CHCURC) Outstanding Government Staff - Matt Shad, Zoning Administrator, City ...

Proud to be among those honored at the recent CDC Association Awards Event. Congratulations to all of the honorees for doing great work throughout Cincinnati neighborhoods!