40B Guidelines 

760 CMR 65.00

A Guide to State Development Resources 

About MassHousing Mortgages

Affordable Housing Technical Assistance

Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF)

Affordable Units for Rent

Affordable Units for Sale

Alternative Housing Voucher Program 

Applicant's Declaration of Residency and Authorization to Release Information 

Application for Housing (Federal-Aided Housing) 

Application for Housing (State-Aided Housing) 

Bidding and RFP Information 

Building Related Estimated to cost $10,000 to $25,000

Building Related Estimated to cost $100,000 to $10million

Building Related Estimated to cost $25,000 to $100,000

Building Related Projects Estimated under $10,000 

Bureau of Relocation 

Business Improvement Districts (BID) 

Buy a Home 

Capital Improvement and Preservation Fund (CIPF)

Chapter 121B 

Chapter 184

Chapter 23B 

Chapter 40 R 

Chapter 40 S

Chapter 40B 

Chapter 40B Planning 

Chapter 40O 

Chapter 40T 

Checklist of Required Verification Document for Priority Status 

Citizen Planner Training Collaborative 

Cold Relief Information 

Commercial Area Revitalization District (CARD)

Commercial Area Transit Node Housing Program (CATNHP) 

Commission on Public Housing Sustainability & Reform 

Communities Count 

Community Based Housing (CBH)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 

Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR)

Community Development Corporation Certification (CDC) 

Community Investment Tax Credit Program (CITC) 

Community Preservation Act

Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) 

Compact Neighborhoods

Comprehensive Permit Information and Guidelines 

Consolidated & Action Plans 

Construction Contracts & Bond Forms

Construction Handbook with Forms 

Contact DHCD

Continuum of Care Programs (COC) 

Definition of Programs, Eligibility and Qualifications Requirement, Priorities and Preferences; Income Limits  

Design & Construction - Guidelines & Standards

Design Contracts for Jobs under $100K in Construction

Designer Selection: Process, Committee, Contracts 

Developer's Guide 

DHCD Form Lease for Public Housing 

DHCD Model Emergency Case Plan 

DHCD Regulations  

Economic Development Fund (EDF) 

Economic Development Industrial Corporations (EDIC)

Elderly and Handicapped Low-Income Housing 

Emergency Application Instructions  

Emergency Assistance 

Emergency Assistance Information 

Emergency Shelter

Emergency Solutions Grant Program (ESG) 

Executive Order 418

Executive Order 524  

Facilities Consolidation Fund (FCF) 

Fair Housing and Civil Rights Information

Fair Information Act - Statement of Rights  

Family Low-Income Housing 

Find a Service Provider

First Time Home Buyer (FTHB) 

Formula Funding Program 

Front Ends, Procurement Forms & Contracting Requirements 

Fuel Assistance 

Fuel Assistance (cold relief information) 

Fuel Assistance (get help with your fuel bills) 

Fuel Assistance Application (find your energy assistance agency for application assistance) 

Gateway Cities and Programs

Gateway Plus Action Grant 

Grants and Funding 

HAFIS sign in 

Handbook: Approach to Ch 40B Design Reviews 

Heating Assistance

Heating System Repair & Replacement Program (HEARTWAP)

High Leverage Asset Preservation Program (HILAPP)

HOME Investment Partnerships Program

HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) 

Home Ownership Resources 

HomeBASE 

HomeBase Program  

Housing Appeals Committee 

Housing Application (Federal-Aided Housing) 

Housing Application (State-Aided Housing) 

Housing Applications and Documentation 

Housing Assistance 

Housing Development Incentive Program (HDIP)

Housing Innovations Fund (HIF)

Housing Production Plan (HPP) 

Housing Search Form 

Housing Stabilization Fund (HSF)

Housing Stabilization Notices 

How to Obtain Housing Assistance 

Indian Affairs

Individual Development Account (IDA)

Information about Adjudicatory Hearings

Interagency Council on Housing and Homelessness 

Lead Abatement Program

LHA Data Collection

Local Housing Authority Addresses and Telephone Numbers

Local Housing Authority Transition Housing Program

Local Initiative Program (LIP) 

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) 

M.G.L. Chapter 121

M.G.L. Chapter 184

M.G.L. Chapter 23B

M.G.L. Chapter 40B

M.G.L. Chapter 40O

M.G.L. Chapter 40T 

Manufactured Homes Commission

Massachusetts Downtown Initiative (MDI)

Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program Eligibility/Income Limits  

Massachusetts Rental Vouchers

McKinney Shelter Plus Care Program 

MGL Chapter 184

Moving to Work Program (MTW) 

Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS)

Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)

Non-Building Site Work Projects Estimated to cost $10,000 - $25,000, c.30 sec. 39M

Non-Building Site Work Projects Estimated to cost over $10,000, c30 sec.39M  

Notice to All Applicants and Residents Reasonable Accommodations and Modifications   

One Mortgage Program   

Own a Home      

Peer to Peer Technical Assistance Program  

Physician Verification of Severe Medical Emergency

Program Regulations
Priority Development Fund (PDF)

Project Based Voucher Plans

Public Housing Administration Notices

Public Housing Applications & Documentation

Public Housing Capital Improvement

Public Housing Notices

Public Housing Operating Subsidies

Public Housing Sustainability and Reform Advisory Committee  

Public Record Requests 

Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP)
Regulations

Relocation Assistance (BOR)  

Rental Assistance Applications & Documentation  

Request for Reasonable Accommodations/Modifications 

Sale Prices and Rents   

Section 8 Applications

Section 8 Family Self Sufficiency

Section 8 Family Unification Program

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

Section 8 Housing Options Program

Section 8 Mod Rehab

Section 8 NED - Designated Housing and One-Year Mainstream Program

Section 8 Plans

Section 8 Project-Based Voucher program

Section 8 Raising Next Generations

Section 8 Tenant Based Rental Assistance for Persons living with HIV

Section 8 Veterans Housing Voucher Program

Sell Your Deed Restricted Home  

Senior Staff Directory for Public Housing and Rental Assistance

SHI Inventory  

Smart Growth Initiatives

Special Needs Housing  

Staff Directory for Construction   

Staff Directory for Housing Development 

State Public Housing & State Alternative Housing Voucher Program Income Limits  

State Rental Assistance Notices

Subsidized Housing Inventory (SHI)

Supportive Senior Housing Initiative  

Types of Housing at each Local Housing Authority    

Universal EMERGENCY Application for State-Aided Public Housing  

Universal STANDARD Application for State-Aided Public Housing, MRVP & AHVP   

Urban Center Housing Tax Increment Financing (UCH-TIF)  

Urban Redevelopment Corporations (URC)  

Urban Renewal (UR) 

Verification of Disability Form for Reasonable Accommodations/Modifications  

Verification of Handicapped Status for State-Aided Elderly/Handicapped Housing  

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)  

Zoning Resources