While some dreams seem out of reach, South Bend Heritage homes come with a local address.

South Bend Heritage Foundation owns and develops residential real estate as well as partners with other organizations on community projects. SBHF has also served as the owner’s representative and general contractor on several major construction and renovation projects.

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Wanted: personal idea factories in South Bend.

South Bend Heritage Foundation has multiple commercial properties available for rent. Our commercial space is perfect for art studios, office spaces, store fronts for retail and many other business opportunities..

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Discover community programs and more at the historic Colfax center.

South Bend Heritage Foundation has been a strong advocate and catalyst for community change in South Bend. Over the past 37 years SBHF has helped organize and participate in numerous community activities, often at the forefront of community building initiatives..

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History in the remaking.

We are excited to unveil the next chapter in the life of the Historic Rushton building located at 501 W.Washington Street. You may remember South Bend Heritage was awarded funding to renovate the 106 year old building into 23 apartments for seniors.

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Revitalizing the Northeast Neighborhood.

Since 2001, South Bend Heritage has contracted with the Northeast Neighborhood Revitalization Organization (NNRO) to serve as staff for the organization. SBH staff assists in the planning and development work of the NNRO. Featuring homes for sale near Notre Dame.



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Help support the mission of South Bend Heritage.

South Bend Heritage is a local non-profit that has worked to reverse the physical and social decline taking place in South Bend’s urban neighborhoods since 1974. We appreciate the support of private citizens, businesses and foundations as they help ensure the ongoing revitalization of South Bend.