New home rises on once-blighted site, thanks to neighborhood effort

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 28, 2021 10:38 AM CT | Published: June 26, 2021 7:36 PM CT

The Oxford Avenue property, once entirely encompassed (and defined) by a giant tree, is now a symbol of an even larger effort to give Binghampton residents a chance at becoming homeowners one day.


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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