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.
9th annual Housing Institute scheduled for June 10-11, 2015 BOSTON, Feb. 23, 2015 --- Scheduled for June 10 and 11, 2015, MHP's 9th annual Housing Institute will be held at the Spring Hill Suites Conference Center in Devens.
Policy recommendations unveiled at rural housing summit WORCESTER, Dec, 18, 2014 --- Ninety leaders from rural communities across the Commonwealth gathered today at the College of the Holy Cross for a Rural Housing Summit.
How to Drive a Closing training
Popular MHP training to be repeated on Thursday, Oct. 16BOSTON, Sept. 22, 2014 --- After two successful trainings this year, MHP is gearing up to provide another "How to Drive a Closing" training on Thursday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the MHP's Boston office (160 Federal Street).
Yarmouth official, Town of Amherst garner Housing Hero awards DEVENS, June 30, 2014 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP) recently recognized a municipal employee from Yarmouth and the Town of Amherst with Housing Hero Awards for their outstanding efforts to increase the supply of affordable housing in their communities.