/Tag: Affordable Housing on Cape Cod

New Homeowner Has Plenty to Smile About

2019-08-23T10:44:28-04:00August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Blog, HACBeat, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The first thing you notice when you meet Daniel Coburn is the smile. At the end of June, that smile was on full display when Daniel became a first-time homeowner, purchasing an affordable house in Yarmouth. At the closing, Director [...]

Housing Assistance Joins Future Cape Cod Coalition

2019-03-11T15:07:39-04:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

With Cape Cod towns set to receive an influx of revenue from the state’s recent adoption of the short-term rental tax, Housing Assistance Corporation has joined together with three other organizations to ensure resources are allocated to fund the region’s future [...]

Municipal Peer Groups Discuss Accessory Dwelling Units

2019-03-11T15:09:12-04:00October 12th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Stefanie Coxe (third from right) discusses Accessory Dwelling Unit bylaws during the Mid-Cape Municipal Peer Group meeting this summer.  Modifying each town’s Accessory Dwelling Unit bylaw is not a panacea for Cape Cod’s housing issues, but it can help. [...]

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 [...]

From Homelessness to Hope to Housing

2019-03-11T15:10:43-04:00April 17th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Moriya Smith with Labouré College President Maureen Smith at her graduation last May. Moriya is now studying for her bachelor’s degree.  Almost 20 years ago, when Moriya Smith was only a teenager, she became homeless, fending not only for herself, but her [...]

Donor Spotlight: Paul Hebert

2019-03-11T15:11:53-04:00January 26th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Matt Pitta (left), co-host of last month’s Shelter Cape Cod Telethon, interviews longtime HAC supporter Paul Hebert about the region’s housing issues.  When Paul and Carolyn Hebert arrived on Cape Cod in 1981 with their three daughters Aimee, Mary and [...]

Community Leaders, Clients Featured at Annual Telethon

2019-03-11T15:11:59-04:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Two Angel House clients, Samantha (second from right) and Jeana (right), had an opportunity to share their powerful, touching stories on-air at HAC’s Shelter Cape Cod Telethon. Since last January, 30-year-old Samantha has been at HAC’s Angel House where she [...]

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 [...]

MacCready Says Farewell to HAC

2019-03-11T15:12:22-04:00December 31st, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Over the past nine years, Robert MacCready has headed up HAC’s finance department, but at the end of this month he will step down from his role at HAC where he first served as the agency’s director of finance and [...]

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 [...]

Richard Waystack: Affordable Housing Champion

2019-03-11T15:12:48-04:00November 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Bernadette and Richard Waystack during this summer’s 25th Annual Bob Murray Housing with Love Walk. While in Harwich, they got some support from their granddaughter Juliet.  With a 31-year career in the real estate industry on Cape Cod, Harwich’s Richard [...]

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 [...]