July 26, 2017

A Homeownership Hero

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When a family is looking to purchase their first home, or a homeowner is faced with foreclosure, they often turn to a HUD-approved housing counselor for help. Housing counselors are on the front lines of helping people find and keep  what is for many their greatest financial investment – their home.  Lauren McLaughlin is one of those heroes.  Continue reading

July 11, 2017

Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly First to Reach Multifamily Affordable Housing Energy Efficiency Goal – Ahead of Schedule

Staff fondly call it “Boston’s best kept secret” in affordable housing. But now the national spotlight has found Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly (JCHE), which this spring became the nation’s first multifamily affordable housing provider to achieve the Better Buildings Challenge (BBC) goal, achieving an impressive 24 percent energy savings in just six years. Continue reading