POUA Receives MFE Award for Harbor Place
POUA were thrilled to accept an award in the Mixed-Income category for Harbor Place in Haverhill, from Multifamily Executive during their annual conference and awards ceremony in Las Vegas on September 18th. To read more about Harbor Place, click here. A list of all MFE winners can be found here. ... read more here.
Resident Wins Prestigious Award for Gardening Efforts
AJ, a tenant at one of POUA’s developments in the South End, which is managed by Pine Street Inn, has a passion for gardening that earned him a First Place prize in Mayor Walsh's 2018 Garden Contest. AJ (second from the right in above photo) accepted the award from Mayor Walsh with other category winners at the awards ceremony.... read more here.
The Union at 48 Boylston Accepting Applications
We are excited to announce that applications are being accepted for the affordable housing units currently under construction at 48 Boylston Street in downtown Boston! The deadline to submit an application for the lottery is August 27th. For more information, click here, and see below to apply.
Click here to Apply Online
Request application by e-mail: email@example.com
In person at 888 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111
Or by telephone (781) 992-5320 TTY: 711
During office hours:
– Mondays and Tuesdays: 10am-2pm
– Wednesdays: 3pm-7pm
– Saturday August 11th: 11am-3pm
Completed applications must be submitted online or postmarked no later than 4:00 p.m. August 27th. Applicants may hand deliver applications during the in-person distribution periods listed above, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Maloney Properties, Inc., 27 Mica Lane, Wellesley, MA 02481, attention: The Union.... read more here.
Harbor Place Nominated for Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable & Workforce Housing Awards 2018
Harbor Place is a finalist for Urban Land Institute's 2018 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards! Read more about the project by clicking here.
To read the full press release with the announcement of finalists, click here.... read more here.
Catholic Charities Meets The Union at 48 Boylston Street
Curtis Johnson, Senior Housing Director of Catholic Charities USA, tours 48 Boylston Street to see construction progress!... read more here.
POUA Honored at Preservation Mass. Paul & Niki Tsongas Awards
The Planning Office was recognized, among other individuals and nonprofits, at the Preservation Massachusetts Paul & Niki Tsongas Awards on May 9th. POUA was honored to receive an award for The Next Generation, in honor of the office's work in historic preservation around the state. (Photo and video courtesy of Preservation Massachusetts)... read more here.
POUA’s Bethany Apartments in Hanover: Update
Bethany Apartments, 37 units of mixed-income housing on the grounds of the Cardinal Cushing Centers community, in Hanover, is coming along!... read more here.
POUA Breaks Ground on The Union in Downtown Boston
POUA and St. Francis House broke ground on 46 units of affordable housing at The Union at 48 Boylston with Cardinal Seán O’Malley O.F.M. Cap., Governor Charlie Baker, Mayor Marty Walsh, and many important team members, lenders, and supporters. The Union is the adaptive reuse of the historic Boston Young Men’s Christian Union, which will provide 26 units for people who are currently homeless or have been homeless, and twenty units for residents with incomes at or below $43,440. St. Francis House, located across the street, will also relocate their administrative offices into the development and will establish a business on the first floor of the building to provide job opportunities for the people they serve.
To see more photos from the event click here. Read more about the event here.
Video courtesy of WCVB Channel 5 Evening News. Photos courtesy of Rich Pizzuti. ... read more here.