Current Affordable Housing Opportunities

New & Current Homeownership Opportunities: 1521 Beacon Street - These two affordable homes feature 1,850 of livable space, plus a 300 sqft garage. Both units have 2 full bathrooms and one half-bathroom and have one garage parking space and one surface parking space. Units also feature three zones heating and central A/C, quartz counter tops in kitchen and bathrooms, Frigidaire appliances (fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave), on-demand hot water heater, LVT tile on first floor throughout, master bedroom on first floor, hardwood flooring on second floor, carpeting on third floor, laundry room (but washer/dryer are NOT included). Both affordable homes will be ready for occupancy in Nov/Dec 2018. See flyer for more detail


Maximum Household Income Limits for 80% AMI unit: $249,900 for a 3BR Condo
$73,000 (3 people), $81,100 (4 people), $87,600 (5 person), $94,100 (6 people)


Maximum Household Income Limits for 65% AMI unit: $248,200 for a 3BR Condo
$63,115 (3 people), $70,070 (4 people), $75,725 (5 person), $81,315 (6 people)



A Public Info Session will be on July 31st, 2018 at 6 pm in the Druker Auditorium at Newton Free Library (330 Homer Street).


The lottery will be on Sept 10th, 2018 at the same location.


Applications and Information available at the Newton Free Library (open M-Th 9am-9pm, F 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5. The Library is closed on Sundays in July and August.)


For Lottery Information and Applications, or for reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities, go to or call (617) 782-6900 (x2) and leave a message.


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New & Current Affordable Rental Opportunities: Adams St., Newton, contains 9 residential units. The project was permitted under inclusionary zoning and will have one 2-bedroom unit affordable. The unit will be listed at 80% of the Area Median Income. See flyer for more detail.

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80%AMI Income Limit








2-bedroom, 80% AMI, $1,550/ month

Approximate timeline:

- June 1, marketing begins
- July 2, applications due
- July 12, lottery held
- July 13-August 30 final eligibility determination and unit leasing
- September 2018- occupancy

To be considered for one of these units visit our website and fill out the “Ready Renter Pre-Application” under the FIND HOUSING! tab.

If you are already in the Ready Renter Program, please contact Barbara at 617-923-3505 x 8 to receive a Lottery Interest Form.

Other Affordable Housing Resources
Please visit the
Affordable Housing Resources page which lists information on other agencies providing affordable housing both in Newton and in the region.

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