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Rivers Edge represents a monumental achievement in the realm of affordable housing, marking River Caddis Communities' pioneering venture into Michigan's affordable housing sector. Set against the vibrant backdrop of downtown Kalamazoo, this ambitious 4% LIHTC project emerges as a beacon of innovation and perseverance amidst the complexities of modern development, including environmental challenges such as wetlands and contamination.

Spanning 228 units, Rivers Edge is not just a place to live; it's a lifestyle choice that offers residents the unique opportunity to enjoy the best of urban living with unparalleled scenic river views. Designed to be walkable to downtown, the project integrates seamlessly with the city's fabric, inviting residents to explore the rich cultural, recreational, and entertainment options that Kalamazoo has to offer.

But Rivers Edge is more than just an affordable housing development; it's a mixed-use marvel that promises to enhance the city's landscape. With a diverse mix of residential options catering to a wide range of income levels, from 30% to 120% AMI, including LIVE/WORK units, Rivers Edge is set to become one of Kalamazoo's most sought-after destinations for living, working, and playing.

The project's architectural design and placemaking initiatives reflect a deep commitment to sustainability and community. By embracing green spaces, promoting pedestrian pathways, and incorporating eco-friendly building practices, Rivers Edge is poised to set a new standard for environmentally conscious development in the heart of Kalamazoo.


As River Caddis Communities' first foray into affordable housing in Michigan, Rivers Edge symbolizes a landmark commitment to addressing the critical need for accessible, high-quality housing. This development stands as a testament to the power of collaboration, perseverance, and visionary planning, promising to enrich the lives of its residents and contribute positively to the city's growth and vibrancy.


Discover Rivers Edge, where scenic beauty meets urban convenience in a community designed to welcome, inspire, and transform. Join us in creating a new chapter for Kalamazoo, where every resident can find their place and thrive.

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