Affordable Homeownership Opportunities in Acton & Sudbury; Affordable Rental Opportunities in Concord

1) Affordable Housing Units for sale in Acton - Three newly constructed, single-family 3-bedroom homes are available for sale at affordable prices to income eligible applicants. The units have two floors of living space – living room, dining, and kitchen on the first floor and bedrooms upstairs. Living and dining rooms have hardwood floors, and bedrooms have carpet. The units have a half bath on the first floor and two full baths (including a master bath) on the second floor. Units also have central air, a deck, and 2-car garage. The purchase price for these units is $229,000. Owners are required also to pay property taxes, and the 2018 Acton tax rate is $19.38 per $1,000 of valuation or an estimated monthly amount of $270.

These units will be sold via lottery, and the deadline to submit an application to be included in the lottery is December 10th at 1pm. Applications should be submitted to the Sudbury Housing Trust -- 278 Old Sudbury Road, Sudbury, MA 01776. There will be an information session on Tuesday, November 6th at 7pm at the Acton Memorial Library. The lottery will be held on December 19th at 7pm at the Acton Memorial Library. Please see the flyer for more information, or click here for an application.

2) Affordable Housing Unit for re-sale in Sudbury - This attractive unit condominium, located in the Carriage Lane development at 725 Boston Post Rd, is 14 years old and contains 1,816 square feet of living space on two levels. This two-bedroom unit includes a direct entry garage for one car. Washer and dryer hookup are provided on the first floor. The unit comes as is, with a range/oven and dishwasher. The purchase price is $166,500. Owners are required also to pay property taxes, and the 2018 Sudbury tax rate is $17.93 per $1,000 of valuation or an estimated monthly amount of $249. The condominium fee is estimated at $138, and includes landscaping, snow removal, trash removal, and master insurance as well as maintenance of common areas. The Condominium Association has rules and regulation for all owners that describe the operation of the condominium. 

This unit will be sold via lottery, and the deadline to submit an application to be included in the lottery is October 9th at 1pm. Applications should be submitted to the Sudbury Housing Trust -- 278 Old Sudbury Road, Sudbury, MA 01776. The lottery will be held on October 12th at 10am in the RHSO office on 37 Knox Trail in Acton. Please see the flyer for more information, or click here for an application.

2)The Concord Housing Authority is accepting applications for all housing programs. Applications are available on the website at www.concordha.org or call 978-369-8435 for more information.

3) Concord Mews Apartments is now accepting applications for its 1, 2, and 3 bedroom affordable apartments. Concord Mews offers luxury apartment homes with open concepts, generous closet space, and modern-style kitchens. You will love to cook in your sleek kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, a gas stove, granite countertops, and beautiful wood-finished floors.

Rents for the affordable units are: $1,346 (1BR), $1,488 (2BR) and $1,629 (3BR). No utilities are included except sewer and valet trash. Affordable rents are based on 2016 Area Median Incomes (AMI). These rates are subject to change no later than April 2017. Applicants must be below the current HUD-defined 80% AMI limits.

Please click on the flyer for more information or contact the Concord Mews directly at 978-610-6523.