MHP commits $19 million to support over 300 rental units BOSTON, March 25, 2014 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership put its bank-funded loan pool to work this past fall and winter, committing over $19 million for the financing of 315 units of rental housing across Massachusetts.
BHA pilot aims to better connect homeless vets with available housing BOSTON, March 24, 2014 --- In its continuing effort to provide housing assistance and supportive services to homeless military veterans, the Boston Housing Authority (BHA) is announcing a new pilot program that is designed to streamline the process of identifying and certifying suitable homes so that homeless veterans can be housed more quickly.
8th annual Housing Institute for local officials set for June 11-12
Send in nominations for local Housing Hero awardsDEVENS, Feb. 18, 2014 --- Save the date for the eighth annual Massachusetts Housing Institute, scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, June 11-12, 2014 at the Marriott SpringHill Suites and Conference Center, Devens, MA.
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.
In one of his last acts, Menino celebrates start at St. Kevin's BOSTON, Jan. 2, 2014 --- In one of his last appearances as the leader of the City of Boston, Mayor Thomas Menino joined Cardinal Sean O'Malley to mark the redevelopment of the former St. Kevin's Parish in Upham's Corner into 80 units of affordable rental housing, 20 of which will be set aside for formerly homeless families.
90 units coming on line in Danvers DANVERS, Nov. 1, 2013 --- State and local leaders gathered recently to celebrate the grand opening of the first phase of Conifer Hill Commons.
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.
LCW's latest to have 8 two-bedroom, 10 three-bedroom homes
Lawrence-based non-profit begins construction on 108 Newbury St.LAWRENCE, Sept. 18, 2013 - In its ongoing mission to help families and build strong neighborhoods, the non-profit Lawrence Community Works recently celebrated the start of construction of 18 affordable rental homes in the North Common section of the city.
MHP commits $43 million to support over 600 rental units BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2013 --- The Massachusetts Housing Partnership puts its bank-funded loan pool to work this past spring and summer, committing over $43 million for the financing of 646 units of rental housing across Massachusetts.