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On June 28, 2013 Shelborne Development along with the Jefferson East Business Association(JEBA) and The East Jefferson Corridor Collaborative celebrated the completion of Historic Chalmers Square, a traditional downtown mixed-use development in the heart of the East Jefferson Corridor.
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Mark Leipsitz
Ribbon cutting with Kathy Makino-Leipsitz, Mark Leipsitz and Edwin Harlin, Director of the Detroit office of the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
Palmer Park Lodge
New Center Square
9/19/2013 - Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits honors Shelborne Development with the prestigious 2013 Historic Tax Credit Development that Best Demonstrates Financial Innovation Award for Palmer Park Square.
11/20/2013 - Lansing, MI.  Kathy Makino-Leipsitz is honored at the 27th Annual University of Michigan and Urban Land Institute (UM/ULI) Real Estate Forum with the Real Estate Excellence Award.
10/11/2012 – Jefferson East Business Association (Currently Jefferson East, Inc.) honored Kathy Makino-Leipsitz as Developer of the Year.
1/9/2014 - Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits honors Shelborne Development’s LaVogue Square with an Honorable Mention for for the 2013 LIHTC Property that Best Reflects Market Success in Overcoming Significant Obstacles Award is presented to the Shelborne Development Company for its development of LaVogue Square in Detroit, Mich. LaVogue Square provides 41 units of affordable rental housing.
July 16, 2014 - The Detroit Press Club meets to celebrate the grand reopening of Palmer Lodge, a premiere building anchoring the corner of Woodward Avenue and Covington Street in Historic Palmer Park, hosted by Mark Leipsitz and Kathy Makino Leipsitz of Shelborne Development.

9/24/2014  Shelborne Development awarded Project of the Year Grand Award for Chalmers Square! Multifamily Executive, is a division of Hanley Wood, the premier media, event, information and strategic marketing services company serving the residential and commercial design and construction industries.
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November 7th, 2015 - The 9th Annual Take Flight Awards were held to celebrate the progress of Village of Valor and to raise additional funds and awareness. Shelborne Development was awarded with the 'Above & Beyond' Award for our partnership and continued support.
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11/2/2015 Shelborne Development awarded Best Historic Rehab Utilizing LIHTCs – Small Development (Under $10 Million) Winner for New Center

10/28/2015 Shelborne Development is awarded the 2015 Detroit Community Development Award for Excellence in Real Estate Development. The Excellence in Real Estate Development Award recognizes a project that significantly improved the physical appearance and development of a neighborhood, in this case, Palmer Park.
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