LEAP in the News

LEAP’s impact in the community has not gone unnoticed. Here’s what some of Idaho’s and even the nation’s biggest news outlets are saying about us:

USA Today: April 21, 2019
Idaho Statesman: April 19, 2019
KTVB: April 23, 2019

To read the full story, click on the articles above.

Other Stories:

July 20, 2021

Affordable housing nonprofit receives $250,000 donation

Idaho Press Staff


July 19, 2021

Boise realtor foundation donates $250k for affordable housing developments

Kelcie Moseley-Morris, Idaho Capital Sun


May 3, 2021

Idaho trust for affordable housing raises $2.1

Kelcie Moseley-Morris, Idaho Capital Sun


February 23, 2021

‘Yes in God’s backyard:’ Nonprofit, churches could team on Boise-area affordable housing projects

Margaret Carmel, BoiseDev


January 8, 2021

Solving Idaho’s affordable housing puzzle with partnerships

Bart Cochran, Idaho Business Review


August 27, 2020

LEAP, indieDwell collaborate on affordable housing development in Nampa

Idaho Press Staff, Idaho Press


August 27, 2020

More houses, apartments. A low-income duplex. Medical offices. What’s coming near you

Kate Talerico, David Staats, Hayley Harding & John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


August 26,2020

Mobile-home parks face pressure to sell. 2 Garden City parks just secured their future

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


August 25, 2020

LEAP and indieDwell to bring new affordable duplexes to Nampa

Autum Robertson, BoiseDev


August 4, 2020

Housing and health: St. Al’s partners with LEAP to help create more affordable housing in Boise

Anna Daly Gamboa, BoiseDev


August 4, 2020

LEAP, St. Alphonsus-funded land trust to build affordable homes

Catie Clark, Idaho Business Review


August 3, 2020

Community leaders in Boise work to ease shortage of affordable housing

Trevor Fay, Idaho News 2


July 29, 2020

$212,000 can still buy a new home in Boise housing market, if you don’t earn too much

John Sowell, Idaho Stateman


July 29, 2020

LEAP Housing Solutions launches subdivision with 14 affordable homes for purchase

Margaret Carmel, Idaho Press


July 29, 2020

More affordable housing coming to Treasure Valley through Saint Alphonsus Health System partnership

Meredith Spelbring, Idaho News 6


July 22, 2020

Mobile home residents successfully buy land from owners

Anna Daly Gamboa, BoiseDev


July 21, 2020

Mobile home residents successfully buy community

Independent Enterprise, Argus Observer


May 29, 2020

Shipping container housing development opens in Boise

KIVI Staff, Idaho News 6


May 28, 2020

Want to live in an affordable Boise container home? These new ones will likely go fast

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


December 25, 2019

Treasure Valley family of 6 moves into new house for Christmas after living in an attic

Shirah Matsuzawa, KTVB 7


December 24, 2019

Idaho family goes from attic to a home in time for Christmas

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


August 26, 2019

Caldwell property to become first resident-owned mobile home park in Idaho

Erin Bamer, Idaho Press


July 24, 2019

Caldwell mobile-home dwellers offer hope for saving Valley’s most-affordable housing

Jerry Brady, Idaho Statesman


June 29, 2019

‘Boise Boys’ yard sale raises over $10,000 to help people find affordable housing

KTVB Staff, KTVB 7


June 27, 2019

“Boise Boys” to host charity yard sale

Steve Bertel, Idaho News 6


June 27, 2019

‘Boise Boys’ yard sale this Saturday benefits affordable housing program

KTVB Staff, KTVB 7


June 14, 2019

Windy Court provides affordable housing from shipping containers

Richard Copeland, Boise State Public Radio 


June 2, 2019

Tour inside the new Boise rentals made from recycled shipping containers

Karen Lehr, Idaho News 6


May 31, 2019

Windy Court holding public open house

KIVI Staff, Idaho News 6


May 28, 2019

Affordable housing in shipping containers open in Boise

Margaret Carmel, Idaho Press


May 28, 2019

Struggling Boise mother receives affordable shipping-container house

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


May 14, 2019

Boise-based company to feature new housing prototype at innovative housing showcase

CBS 2 Staff, Idaho News 2


April 23, 2019

Shipping containers become the latest solution to the Treasure Valley’s affordable housing crisis

Shirah Matsuzawa, KTVB 7


April 20, 2019

Boise nonprofit offers homes made of steel containers

Associated Press


March 5, 2019

This Boise nonprofit works to ease the affordable-housing crisis, one home at a time

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


Jan. 30, 2019

Avenues for Hope housing challenge aids Idaho homeless population

KIVI Staff, Idaho News 6


Jan. 3, 2019

Boise firm starts making homes from shipping containers. This family just moved into one

John Sowell, Idaho Statesman


Dec. 31, 2018

Affiliate brings ROC model to Boise

Melissa Proulx, ROC USA


Dec. 17, 2018

LEAP Charities helps refugee families find a ‘new beginning’

Alexis Goree, Idaho News 2


Feb. 20, 2018

Could IndieDwell shipping container homes solve Boise low-income housing problem?

Jerry Brady, Idaho Statesman