Current Affordable Housing Opportunities

New & Current Homeownership Opportunities:  280 Boylston Street # 907

The City of Newton is accepting applications for 280 Boylston St, #907, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467. This unit has approximately 960 square feet, 1 bedroom, 1 full bath. Applications must be received by January 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. to be considered for eligibility.

Maximum Sales Price (the maximum sales price does not change based on an applicant’s income): $156,111.43

                                     HOA Fee: $604.90

                                     Special assessment fees will vary


OPEN HOUSE: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23 at 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

                          SUNDAY, JANUARY 7, 2018 at 11A.M. - 12:00 P.M.


Buyers must have adequate funds for their down payment plus closing costs and a pre-qualification for a mortgage amount sufficient to purchase the unit. Down payment assistance may be available to eligible applicants. The property is deed restricted to ensure permanent affordability. Maximum Household Income Limits for this affordable unit:

HH Size







80%AMI Income Limit








You must include all income and asset documentation as directed within the application.

280 Boylston Street #907 Application 

Downpayment/Closing Cost Program Guidelines

Applications must be received by the Planning and Development Department at Newton City Hall by January 19, 2018 before 5 p.m. Applicants must hand deliver or mail applications and the appropriate documentation to the address below:

Newton City Hall, Planning and Development, Room #B10

Attention: 280 Boylston Street

1000 Commonwealth Avenue

Newton, MA 02459


New & Current Affordable Rental Opportunities: There are not any new opportunities at this time. 


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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