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May 11

Resale of a 3-bedroom unit in Olmsted Hill

Posted to Affordable Housing Opportunities by David Guzman

The Brookline Housing Division is facilitating the resale of a 3-bedroom unit located in Olmsted Hill (8 Olmsted Road Unit 3)

This is a first time homebuyer opportunity for income qualified households earning 110% of area median income or less. 

3-members household, income of $138,798 or less; 4 members, income of $154,220; 5 members, income of $166,557; 6 members, income of $178,895.  Buyer will be selected by lottery. 

Unit is 1,234 sq.ft. with parking included.  (Space # 41)

Price: $372,932; RE Taxes $30 monthly; Condo Fee $634* (RE Taxes and Condo fee is estimate and subject to change)

Resale restrictions will apply in order to maintain affordability for subsequent buyers.  Lottery winner will be invited to tour the unit upon lottery drawing.  This unit requires a household composition of at least three persons and a maximum of six persons.

Application and guidelines are available at 

Deadline for application submission is Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at noon.  Lottery date is Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at noon via Zoom.

Jan 05

Multi-Family Zoning Requirement for MBTA Communities

Posted to Planning & Community Development by Kara Brewton

Last week the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development released Draft Guidelines for the Multi-Family Zoning Requirement for MBTA Communities...

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Jun 22

Do Your Part to Stop Rodents

Posted to Public Health Director's Blog by James Pouliot

Use these helpful tips to stop rats and vermin from spreading in Brookline.

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