The St. Mary Development Corporation is the largest not-for-profit provider of quality housing in southwest Ohio. Since its establishment in 1993, it has built over 2,000 apartments and houses for low income families. The SMDC also commits itself to creating lasting affordable housing solutions for seniors, and provides home ownership and emergency assistance. SMDC’s lease-to-own housing program gives working families a chance to live in quality housing and to learn the skills they need to manage their money and home.