Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA) is the non-profit umbrella organization for affordable housing and community development activities throughout Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination is the state’s chief civil rights agency. The Commission works to eliminate discrimination on a variety of bases and areas, and strives to advance the civil rights of the people of the Commonwealth through law enforcement, outreach and training.
MHP champions new financing tools and new local strategies for the development of affordable housing in Massachusetts — and backs that commitment with a billion dollar bank loan fund that’s the only one of its kind in the U.S.
Neighborhood Housing Services of the South Shore
Neighborhood Housing Services of the South Shore believes that affordable housing and stable neighborhoods help individuals and families realize their full dignity and potential. We are a partnership of residents, businesses and local governments. Our mission is to create housing opportunities by educating and assisting first time home buyers to purchase their own homes, developing affordable housing for those in need, and making home rehabilitation loans.
Through public and private partnerships we endeavor to assist families and individuals in our communities to improve the quality of their lives by minimizing the effects of poverty, promoting self-sufficiency and advocating for social change.
HUD’s mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination.
Massachusetts Community Preservation Act
The Community Preservation Act (CPA) is a tool to help communities preserve open space and historic sites, and create affordable housing and recreational facilities. This web site has been created to assist individuals and municipalities in understanding and implementing the CPA.
Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)
DHCD’s mission is to strengthen cities, towns and neighborhoods to enhance the quality of life of Massachusetts residents. We provide leadership, professional assistance and financial resources to promote safe, decent affordable housing opportunities, economic vitality of communities and sound municipal management.
MassHousing will be the leading provider of affordable housing resources in Massachusetts. Our purpose is to provide home ownership and rental housing opportunities for Massachusetts residents with low and moderate incomes who are under-served by conventional housing markets.
The Plymouth County Registry of Deeds is the guardian of historical and modern land records from the Pilgrims to the present. All of us who work at the registry are proud of our reputation as an innovative, customer friendly operation. We look forward to serving you.
South Shore Housing Development Corporation’s mission is to enhance the quality of life for low and moderate-income people by providing decent, safe and affordable housing
Welcome to the Town of Marshfield’s Official Website. Our goal is to maintain a website that offers value to our residents by providing useful information and services that will make town government more accessible to residents