Williamstown: Habitat for Humanity housing project accepting applications

Northern Berkshire Habitat for Humanity is now accepting applications for the first of several new affordable homes located at the corner of Cole Avenue and Maple Street. The homes have three bedrooms and 1.5 baths.

The homes are part of a new multi-house Habitat project in Williamstown to be built on lots designated for affordable housing and transferred to NBHfH by the Williamstown Affordable Housing Trust. Groundbreaking on the first home is anticipated in spring 2018.

Applications and details about applicant qualifications are available at www.northberkshirehabitat.org or by phoning the NBHfH office at 413-664-4440 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Application deadline is Friday, March 30. Information sessions will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at the Town Hall and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 12, at the Northern Berkshire Habitat for Humanity office in North Adams.

Sessions are for family applicants to learn more about the project and eligibility for homeownership, as well as to get assistance with the application.


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