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Lebanon complex to have 48 units

Applegate Landing broke ground on its new veterans housing project in Lebanon Friday, Aug. 21. The 48-unit complex will house veterans, low income and those transitioning out of rehab.

“With our current and ongoing housing shortage in Oregon, we are excited to bring a new development to our city and for our veterans,” said James Lutz, developer.

Of the units, 12 will be set aside specifically for veterans, Lutz said. One will house the manager, and the remainder will have a veteran preference. One will be available to a person with a serious or persistent mental illness.

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