Hilltown CDC is committed to the creation and preservation of affordable housing in the Hilltowns for area renters and homeowners. We have a variety of programs to address these needs:
Through its Homebuyer Assistance Program, the Hilltown CDC provides first time homebuyers confidential one-on-one counseling, First Time Homebuyer workshops, direct financial assistance in the form of grants for down payment and closing costs and deferred payment loans for the purchase and rehabilitation of a home. Call the Bea, Homebuyer Counselor at (413) 296-4536, ext 115 or email@example.com for details.
The Housing Rehabilitation Program provides eligible homeowners with deferred payment loans in order to address code violations and improve living conditions for low-and moderate-income households. A wide range of repairs are eligible including lead paint abatement, septic system repair, roof replacement and more. Program benefits include no interest/no monthly payment on loans that may be completely forgiven, and the benefit of assistance with project specs, project oversight, and contractor selection assistance. Eligibility Guidelines are available here. If you are a Contractor interested in doing work for HCDC, see our application packet. Please contact Sarah, Housing Rehab Manager at (413) 296-4536, ext 117 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Housing Development Program is involved in the development of affordable rental and homeownership housing for low-and moderate-income households, including families and seniors. Homes and apartments developed by Hilltown CDC are preserved as affordable housing for the long-term. Contact Paul, Housing Director at (413) 296-4536, ext 104 or email@example.com.
Community Planning Assistance
The Hilltown CDC provides Community Planning Assistance to towns in its target area with identifying their housing needs, planning to address these needs, and meeting state requirements for providing affordable housing. For more information, contact Jacquelyn, Community Facilities Director at (413) 296-4536 ext 113 or firstname.lastname@example.org.