Genesis Homes facilitates neighborhood revitalization in low-to-moderate income areas in the Upstate of South Carolina.

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 Genesis Homes is addressing the Upstate of South Carolina's need for affordable housing both by constructing quality-crafted homes for rental and ownership by low-income families and the elderly.



Genesis Homes is considered a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization by the Internal Revenue Service. Genesis Homes is a certified Community Development Corporation (CDC) with the South Carolina Department of Commerce.  

Genesis Homes has earned Community Housing Development Organization certifications by the following:  South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority, US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

About Genesis Homes

Find out about our organization, mission, our methods, and the results of our work.

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Jim Childress, Executive Director of Genesis Homes, has received certification as a Housing Development Finance Professional from the National Development Council.

In 2008 and 2012, Genesis Homes was honored as a finalist for the Greenville Chamber of Commerce Max Heller Neighborhood Improvement Award. In addition, Genesis Homes was awarded the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors Revitalization – Non Profit award in 2012.

Annie's House in Nicholtown Neighborhood of Greenville, SC

Annie's House in Nicholtown Neighborhood of Greenville, SC


Genesis Homes is taking applications for rental units in:

Greenline-SpartanburgNicholtown, and Laurens Mill Village by calling

Janet Vassallo at 864-483-6755

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