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2-part workshop series on affirmative fair housing marketing & lotteries
Workshop 1 held on Oct. 21, workshop 2 held on Nov. 5
LAWRENCE, Oct. 2, 2015 -- After a successful workshop this spring, we are pleased to offer a two-part, updated Affirmative Fair Housing Marketing (AFHM) and lottery training curriculum this fall.
MHP, MAPC speak to North Shore towns about housing PEABODY, Oct. 1, 2015 --- Municipal officials from North Shore communities gathered this week to gain a better understanding of housing development and ways of encouraging affordable housing in their communities.
Town Manager remembered for passion for affordable housing AMHERST, Sept. 21, 2015 --- Amherst Town Manager John Musante, whose town was recognized by MHP for its outstanding work in affordable housing, passed away suddenly over the weekend. He was 53.
New study outlines pressures on Lawrence's tight housing market LAWRENCE, Sept. 1, 2015 --- A new study commissioned by the City of Lawrence provides a complete picture of the challenges the city faces as it moves to find strategies to address its growing population, high rents, low housing production and aging housing supply.
State sets Ch. 40B training for Oct. 2 in Randolph BOSTON, Aug. 19, 2015 --- A training on the latest developments in the state's affordable housing law known as Ch. 40B will be held on Friday, Oct. 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at The Lantana, 43 Scanlon Drive, Randolph.
Gov. Baker OKs creation of rural policy commission BOSTON, Aug. 18, 2015 --- MHP's work with rural communities reached a major milestone in July when Gov. Charlie Baker OK'd the creation of a 15-member rural policy advisory commission.
New guidance for local housing trusts, CPA communities BOSTON, June 15, 2015 --- Recent guidance from the state Department of Revenue (DOR) warrants immediate attention by Municipal Affordable Housing Trusts and community preservation committees.
MHP recognizes 3 local officials with Housing Hero awards DEVENS, June 11, 2015 --- Local officials from Winchester, Provincetown and Westford were recognized with MHP Housing Hero Awards at MHP's ninth annual Housing Institute.
State leaders hear about rural challenges, opportunities CHESTERFIELD, April 2, 2015 --- Three members of Gov. Charlie Baker's administration came out to western Massachusetts on Thursday, April 2 for a community discussion on affordable housing challenges and opportunities in the region.
Faced with loss of affordable homes, Amherst votes to save them AMHERST, March 27, 2015 --- The Community Preservation Coalition (CPC) has released an article describing how voters in Amherst stepped up to preserve affordable housing by authorizing $1.2 million in local funds to preserve 41 units of affordable housing.
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