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 Transit Node Housing Program (CATNHP) 

Community Based Housing (CBH)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 

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

Designer Selection: Process, Committee, Contracts 

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 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) 

Grants and Funding 

HAFIS sign in 

Handbook: Approach to Ch 40B Design Reviews 

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 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

Information about Adjudicatory Hearings
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) 

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) 

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   

Own a Home
Peer to Peer Technical Assistance Program

Physician Verification of Severe Medical Emergency

Program Regulations
Project Based Voucher Plans
Public Housing Applications & Documentation
Public Housing Operating Subsidies

Public Record Requests

Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP)

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 Housing Development 

State Public Housing & State Alternative Housing Voucher Program Income Limits

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)