Affordable Rental Lottery for Units in Belmont: SEB is running a lottery for affordable rental apartments in Belmont, MA. Tenants, if selected, will pay their own gas heat, gas hot water, gas for cooking, electricity and water. Click on the link to see the informational flyer.
Affordable Set Aside Percentage Increased:
Watertown's affordable set-aside percentage for private residential development projects that create 5 of more units or more than 5 lots has increased from 10% to 12.5%. See the link to the GUIDE
at the end of this section to learn more.
Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Services available:
Watertown partners with Cambridge Neighborhood Apartment Housing Services, Inc. (CNAHS) to provide foreclosure prevention counseling services to Watertown residents. If you are struggling to pay your mortgage, call CNAHS at 617-491-1545.
FY 2017 Draft Annual Action Plan:
The Housing Partnership will hold a public meeting to review the draft FY 2017 Annual Action Plan on Tuesday, January 19, 2016. Comments welcome!
Revised Citizen Participation Plan:
The Housing Partnership revised the Citizen Participation Plan for the Annual Action Plan and Consolidated Plan.