New Path Community Housing

Groundbreaking Photo Gallery

September 20, 2017

September 20, 2017

Boise Mayor Dave Beiter delivers at New Path Community Housing Groundbreaking

New Path Community Housing - Groundbreaking

September 20, 2017

A large crowd gathered together to celebrate the groundbreaking of Boise's first "Housing First" development, New Path Community Housing. New Path will offer 40 one bedroom apartments for the chronically homeless in Boise and reduce costs incurred assisting this vulnerable segment of our community.

Support services will be provided on site through Terry Reilly Health Services and CATCH, Inc. (Charitable Assistance to Community's Homeless of Ada County). Completion is expected in the fall of 2018.

Pictured with shovel in hand left to right are Rodney Reider, President and CEO, Saint Alphansus Health System; Chris Roth, Senior Vice President and CEO, St. Luke's Health System; Deanna Watson, Executive Director, Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority; Thomas Mannschreck, President/Owner, Thomas Development Co; Caleb Roope, President, The Pacific Companies; Dave Bieter, Mayor, City of Boise; Dave Case, Chairman of the Board, Ada County Board of Commissioners; Gerald Hunter, President and Executive Director Idaho Housing and Finance Association.

See story in the Boise Weekly

New Path Community Housing

New Path Community Housing

Groundbreaking Set

September 20, 2017 - Groundbreaking for Idaho's first "Housing First" concept community is fast approaching. The result of the city of Boise's Housing First Initiative, New Path Community Housing, will rise where the Twin Dragon Restaurant used to sit at 22nd Street and Fairview Ave.

Cottonwood Meadows Senior Apartments

Cottonwood Meadows Senior Apartments

Raising the Roof

Sep 15, 2017

The roof is being raised at Cottonwood Meadows, a new, affordable (62 years and older) apartment community consisting of a three-story building with two residential wings. There will be interconnecting hallways to the common area amenities, including a leasing office for the resident manager, community space, kitchen, business center, recycling area, arts and crafts room, a library, and an exercise room.

The complex is visible from Highway 44 near the intersection of S Edgewood Lane.

We will keep you posted on leasing and Grand Opening information as soon as it becomes available.

Catalunya Apartments - Tucsan, Arizona

Catalunya Apartments - Tucsan, Arizona

And how does your garden grow?

Gardens get communities together according to Michael Ray, Limberlost Neighborhood Association Director. We took his advice and so did this resident. Big results and a big smile for our Catalunya Apartments in Tucson, Arizona. And, thank you Michael, we appreciate your help.

We Know a Good Idea When We Hear One

Michael Ray, Limberlost Neighborhood Association, Tucson, AZ

Boise's 'Housing First' New Path Community Housing

Boise's 'Housing First' New Path Community Housing

Planning Stages Moving Forward

April, 21, 2017

Thomas Development Co., Northwest Integrity Housing Co. (NIHC) and Pacific West Communities are the local developers of New Path Community Housing, a plan underway in Boise, Idaho to address the chronically homeless.  The 40 unit complex will be built at 2200 W Fairview Ave., former site of the Twin Dragon Restaurant in Boise's West End. The facility will include space for supportive services unique to the needs of the residents.

The developers have extensive backgrounds in constructing, maintaining and operating affordable multi-family housing through sustainable building practices.

Construction could begin in late 2017 with completion expected mid-2018.

Habitat for Humanity

TDC Contributes to Riverton, WY

April - 2017

Thomas Development Co. contributed four lots located in the College Hill Development subdivision in Riverton, Wyoming to Wind River Country Habitat for Humanity.

Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country is a Christian based organization dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness. They are committed to making adequate, affordable shelter a matter of conscience and action.

“We were honored to be able to help.”, said Thomas Mannschreck, President of Thomas Development Co. based in Boise, Idaho. “Providing affordable housing opportunities and confronting homelessness aligns perfectly with our Company culture.”

For more information about Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country click the link below:<

March 13, 2017

Thomas Investments, LP and Thomas Development Co. proudly announce that Iteris, Inc. will be a new addition to downtown Idaho Falls, Idaho, as well as a distinguished occupant of the Earl Building.


Iteris, Inc. has been nominated for many awards and recognized for innovative technology and methodical methods for solving big transportation and agriculture problems. This company will be a significant asset to Idaho Falls.

“Building better communities today means we’re creating a better world tomorrow.” Iteris, Inc. website.

“We continue our efforts to be part of the energy that is downtown Idaho Falls. Iteris, Inc. is a good fit.", said Thomas C. Mannschreck, President of Thomas Development, Co.


The Earl Building was built in 1910 on the corner of Park and B Streets in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Thomas Investments purchased the building in June 2008 and performed its second major remodel, transforming the interior common space and adding modern updates to the historic façade. This two-story building consists of 17,677 rentable square feet in addition to an underground parking garage.

About Iteris, Inc.

Iteris is the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, turning big data into big breakthrough solutions. We collect, aggregate and analyze data on traffic, roads, weather, water, soil and crops to generate precise informatics that lead to safer transportation and smarter farming. Municipalities, government agencies, crop science companies, farmers and agronomists around the world use our solutions to make roads safer and travel more efficient, as well as farmlands more sustainable, healthy and productive. Visit the Iteris link below for more information.

TDC Partners Selected

TDC Partners Selected

Boise's 'Housing First' New Path Community Housing

February 22, 2017

Thomas Development Co., joint venture partner with Northwest Integrity Housing and The Pacific Companies (Boise Pacific NIHC Associates), was selected to develop permanent supportive housing for Boise’s and Idaho’s first ‘Housing First’ facility. ‘Housing First’ is a national program that addresses the challenges of the chronically homeless.

The selection process was conducted by partners in Boise’s ‘Housing First’ program consisting of Idaho Housing and Finance Association, the City of Boise, Ada County, St. Luke’s Health System, Saint Alphonsus Health System and The Home Partnership Foundation.

“New Path Community Housing” is the name of the single site facility to provide stable housing with onsite supportive services for up to 40 families/individuals experiencing chronic homelessness. The development will be constructed at 2200 W. Fairview Ave in Boise, Idaho.

“Thomas Development Co. is pleased to be part of the team developing, constructing, owning and operating this facility that is so needed by this vulnerable population to improve the stability in their lives,” said Thomas Mannschreck, president of Thomas Development Co. “We thank the City of Boise and Idaho Housing for taking the lead in putting this team together…”