How to Drive a Closing trainings
Experts to walk audience through closing process; July 24, Boston & Sept. 10, WorcesterBOSTON, July 14, 2014 --- Getting your project through the closing process will be the focus of two special trainings on Thursday, July 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Massachusetts Housing Partnership's Boston office and Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Central Mass. Regional Planning Commission's office in Worcester.
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.
BHA's 12 new family apartments help fill need on the Cape BARNSTABLE, Jan. 13, 2014 --- State and local officials recently gathered to celebrate the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Stage Coach Residences, a 12-unit affordable family development in the Centerville Village of Barnstable.
Housing authority's 12 new rental homes dedicated to Whittlesley
Longtime housing advocate honored; ex-HA chief McManus also recognizedACTON, Oct. 1, 2013 --- The recent grand opening of Whittlesey Village was an opportunity to see 12 new affordable rental homes for families and to understand why the town and its housing authority has been successful at increasing the town's supply of affordable housing over the last 30 years.
Truro celebrates grand opening of 16 affordable rental homes
Built on town land next to library, COA, park; utilized MHP funding, technical assistanceTRURO, Sept. 20, 2013 --- The final piece of a master plan for 10 acres of town land was officially completed recently when Community Housing Resources Inc. of Provincetown (CHR) joined with town leaders past and present to celebrate the completion of Sally's Way.
CDC construction management course offered at Wentworth
In partnership with MHP, Mel King Institute; course from Oct. 2-Nov. 20; sign up nowBOSTON, Sept. 16, 2013 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership, the Mel King Institute and Wentworth Institute of Technology are offering a course this fall designed for entry-level real estate construction project managers currently working at Community Development Corporations (CDCs) in Massachusetts.
Ch. 40B training set for Sept. in Lowell
Half-day session will review basics, explain recent changes to law's guidelinesBOSTON, August 26, 2013 --- With the state's economy in recovery and multi-family housing proposals on the increase, the state will hold a special training on the Ch. 40B affordable housing law on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren Street, Lowell.
Consultants sought for grant program BOSTON, August 9, 2013 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership (MHP) announced today that it is seeking statements of qualifications from development consultants for a new technical assistance program designed to support local housing authorities in the rehabilitation and preservation of public housing.
MHP honors 3 as housing heroes DEVENS, Ma., June 14, 2013 --- A mayor, a community volunteer and an executive director of a suburban housing authority were honored this week with Housing Hero awards at the Massachusetts Housing Partnership's seventh annual Housing Institute training for local officials and volunteers.
MHP working with Holyoke
Teaming with MassDevelopment on ways to redevelop Lyman Terrace public housingBOSTON, Nov. 30, 2012 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership and MassDevelopment have agreed to work with the City of Holyoke and the Holyoke Housing Authority on examining ways in which the Lyman Terrace public housing can be preserved and redeveloped.