/Tag: Affordable Development on Cape Cod

Housing Choice Bill Can Help Cape Cod Year-Rounders

2019-05-21T10:31:52-04:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Our CEO Alisa Magnotta Galazzi spoke at the State House hearing yesterday in favor of Governor Baker's Housing Choice Bill. It's an important step toward real improvements in access to affordable housing. Statement text: I’m Alisa Magnotta Galazzi, CEO of [...]

Cape Housing Institute Begins in October

2019-03-11T15:09:29-04:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Jim Donaghue and Elizabeth Brown, both of Bourne, were among the 140 municipal officials to take part in last year’s Cape Housing Institute.  HAC and Community Development Partnership (CDP) will kick off the second year of the Cape Housing Institute [...]

Editorial: On To Second Year for Cape Housing Institute and Cape Housing Advocacy

2019-03-11T15:09:43-04:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Attorney Peter Freeman speaks to participants about Chapter 40B during last year’s Cape Housing Institute.  It is long past time for bold new initiatives to help to increase our attainable housing stock on the Cape and Islands. “Attainable” housing means [...]

HAC Helps Municipalities Address Housing

2019-03-11T15:10:05-04:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mashpee Selectman John Cotton (second from right) talks about the affordable housing projects being conducted in his town during the Upper Cape Affordable Housing Municipal Peer Group meeting.  Municipal officials from every town on Cape Cod have come together in [...]

Applications Available for High Meadows Townhomes in Bourne

2019-03-11T15:10:06-04:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

High Meadows Townhomes represents the third and final phase of a 117-unit affordable housing project in Bourne that includes Canal Bluffs and Clay Pond Cove.  Last year at this time, HAC and the Preservation Of Affordable Housing (POAH) took part [...]

Cape Housing Advocacy Training in February

2019-03-11T15:12:13-04:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Community leaders take part in the Cape Housing Institute last fall. HAC and Community Development Partnership will be launching Advocacy Training next month for the general public.  Cape Cod residents will get an opportunity to learn how to speak up [...]

Editorial: Housing Development Strategy

2019-03-11T15:12:23-04:00December 29th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

One of my priorities when I came on board at Housing Assistance Corporation last January was to review the agency’s real estate holdings and evaluate their financial viability. This evaluation, coupled with a needs assessment, will lay the foundation for [...]

Cape Housing Institute Graduates Over 100 Town Officials

2019-03-11T15:12:45-04:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

At the conclusion of the Cape Housing Institute, each participant received a Certificate of Completion. Tobin Wirt, a member of the Sandwich Housing Authority, and Charlotte Harris of the Falmouth Planning Board, proudly hold up theirs. In the midst of [...]

Cape Housing Institute: The Speakers

2019-03-11T15:12:54-04:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Since the middle of last month, 140 elected and appointed officials, municipal employees, and members of town boards, committees, and commissions on Cape Cod have come together to learn about ways they can begin to address the affordable housing needs [...]

Cape Housing Institute: The Participants

2019-03-11T15:12:55-04:00November 14th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Since the middle of last month, 140 elected and appointed officials, municipal employees, and members of town boards, committees, and commissions on Cape Cod have come together to learn about ways they can begin to address the affordable housing needs [...]

Editorial: Cape Housing Institute a Step Towards Progress

2019-03-11T15:13:01-04:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Architect Rick Fenuccio (left), president of Brown Lindquist Fenuccio & Raber Architects, and John Bologna, CEO of Coastal Engineering, are two of the presenters who have lent their expertise to the Cape Housing Institute.  We kicked off the inaugural Cape [...]

State Lends its Support to Sachem’s Path Project

2019-03-11T15:23:11-04:00December 11th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick with HAC’s Kate Ferreira at a press conference in June announcing funding for several affordable housing projects including Sachem’s Path on Nantucket.  During Massachusetts’ 2nd Annual Housing Week in June, HAC’s housing development project manager Kate [...]

HAC Celebrates Completion of Mashpee’s Great Cove Community

2019-03-11T15:25:29-04:00May 8th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

The ribbon cutting at Great Cove Community with Rufus Phillips (from left) of the Property and Casualty Initiative, Nancy McCafferty of Mass Housing Partnership, Leila Botsford of the Mashpee Housing Authority, HAC CEO Rick Presbrey and Mashpee Town Manager Joyce [...]

Great Cove Community: Affordable Housing

2019-03-11T15:25:53-04:00March 17th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

The dream of creating affordable housing has become a reality for the Mashpee Housing Authority.  Since October of 2011 when Gov. Patrick announced that HAC would receive the funding needed to build additional units at the Breezy Acres family public [...]