|Renovated in 1992, this handsome former junior high school offers 59 beautiful apartments
and a Head Start childcare program. One third of the apartments are available to low-income
families and individuals. In 1994 Warren House received the Massachusetts Historical Commissionís
Preservation Award. Warren House was financed by MassHousing with loans from the Newton Housing
Authority, the Newton Community Development Block Grant Program and the Executive Office of
Communities and Development.
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|Houghton Village (formerly The Hamlet) was the first privately held, mixed-income housing to be approved by the
City of Newton. Built in 1977, the family-oriented townhouse community is situated on
an 8 acre site adjacent to conservation land and recently underwent major interior and
exterior renovations. Houghton Village offers 50 two, three and four bedroom apartments at
low, moderate and market-rate rents. Houghton Village was built with financing from MassHousing
and is partially subsidized through the Massachusetts MRVP housing program and the 13A
interest reduction program.
|Built in 1981 and conveniently located in the heart of Newton Centre, Casselman House
offers 43 apartments to low-income elderly and handicapped residents. Casselman House was
developed by NCDF through the U.S. Department of Housing and Developmentís (HUD) 202 Direct
Loan Program. NCDF recently refinanced Casselman House at a significantly lower interest rate
through MassHousing and performed considerable upgrades to the property as well as interior
redecorating of all common areas.
|The John W. Weeks House
|This 75 unit renovation of a beautiful gothic-revival junior high school was opened in
December 1984. The Weeks House offers 67 mixed-income apartments for senior citizens as well
as 8 three bedroom apartments for low-income families. The John W. Weeks House was recognized by
the New England Affordable Housing Management Association (NEAHMA) with the 2004 Community of Quality
Award. Weeks House was financed through MassHousing in combination with limited partners equity
through the use of the Certified Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program. Rental subsidies
are provided by HUDís Project Based Section 8 Program.
|View an apartment at The John W. Weeks House
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|831-833 Boylston Street
|Renovated in 1996 in collaboration with Riverside Community Care, this 4 unit house is
home to adults with mental illness. Residents live independently while receiving supportive
services from Elliot House, a clubhouse program offering support and opportunities in education,
employment and housing.
|The Homes at Auburndale Yard
|Developed in 1998, this 10-unit mixed-income condominium community offers six single family
homes and two duplex homes. Three of the homes were sold to income-eligible first time homebuyers
and four were sold at market rate prices. NCDF retains ownership of three units and rents them
through the Section 8 program.
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