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Another Great Year Making Your Jobs Easier and Your Programs Better

 HomeKeeper Program Update   For over five years, HomeKeeper has helped you manage your programs more efficiently and report on your impacts with ease. Through the years, we’ve remained committed to our core belief that better data begets brighter insights, smarter decisions and bigger impacts. And we’ve also learned that better systems means better service,… Read More »

Unclog Your Applicant Pipeline with these 5 Steps

Is your application more than 10 pages? Is your waitlist growing longer by the day? Become an effective applicant pipeline engineer in 5 steps.… Read More »

The History of HomeKeeper:Local Impact to Shared Measurement

Bigger Boat Consulting recently shared the history of how the HomeKeeper Program began. It all started in the Northwest with a few small programs with very big ambitions. This story was featured on the Bigger Boat blog and features Lisa Byers, the Executive Director of OPAL Community Land Trust.  The Bigger Boat team led the development of the HomeKeeper… Read More »

New Organization, Same HomeKeeper Team

On  January 1st, 2016, HomeKeeper became  a program of Grounded Solutions Network, a  new  organization formed by  the National Community Land Trust Network and Cornerstone Partnership. Grounded Solutions Network  brings together an extensive network of member practitioners from local communities who have a deep understanding of best practices for the sector. Grounded Solutions Network is… Read More »

Housing Counseling Solutions for HomeKeeper Users

One of the first requests we got from our HomeKeeper members back in 2010 was to extend the capabilities of HomeKeeper to accommodate housing counseling programs.… Read More »

7 hard questions that just got easier to answer

Download  Now! How do you measure your success? We recently published the  Social Impact Report Primer  for HomeKeeper users that received a Social Impact Report to help  program staff like you better measure impact, make your  case louder and manage your  programs better. Whether or not you’re a HomeKeeper member that has a Social Impact… Read More »

A Program Monitoring Log You Can Start Using Today!

Download  Now! Are you documenting your program monitoring and enforcement activities systematically? If not, consider keeping a running log of important monitoring issues you’re working to resolve.  Track the same information for each issue and keep the information in a central, accessible place. By logging your monitoring activity you can: Increase institutional memory and reduce… Read More »

Why Habitats are Happily Talking about HomeKeeper

Family Services and Family Selection staff at Habitat affiliates manage an overwhelming amount of  information on partner families. Meanwhile, real estate staff have to track warranty requests, project pipelines, and development subsidies. Is your staff buried under paper files and tracking redundant data in multiple spreadsheets? If so, you’re probably wasting precious time managing information… Read More »

Webinar: What are the stories your data is telling you?

Did you miss the webinar? Watch the recording now.    or view  the slides. Measuring social impact is complicated. Affordable homeownership programs navigate a diverse range of market and funding conditions and juggle multiple community needs. There is no bottom line. On this webinar we discuss  how you can interpret  program data in a way… Read More »

HomeKeeper featured at Social Good Tech Week

Rick Jacobus, our  HomeKeeper advisor and consultant,  will be sharing the HomeKeeper story  as part of the Social Good Tech Week activities.  Here’s the intro to his presentation: HomeKeeper: Finding the Value Proposition of Social Performance Data Everyone seems to agree that we need better data on the difference that nonprofit organizations are making in… Read More »

 

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