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POAH makes donation to continue bus service in New Hampshire county

CLAREMONT, NH- Boston-based nonprofit Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) has made a $2,500 “challenge grant” to New Hampshire’s Southwestern Community Services (SCS) to support its management of a public bus service in Newport, Charlestown and Claremont that serves many seniors, disabled and low income residents.

Melpet Farm wins “Silver” in Best in American Living award

The Residences at Melpet Farm, POAH's 27 units of affordable rental housing on Cape Cod, a highly desirable tourist area, have been awarded the "Silver" in The Best in American Living™ award from the National Association of Home Builders.

The recipient of the award was POAH's architect, Brown Lindquist Fenuccio & Raber Architects Inc., a diversified architectural firm in Southeastern Massachusetts, the Greater Boston Area, and Cape Cod. 

POAH welcomes new CFO and new Board Member

BOSTON– Boston-based Preservation of Affordable Housing has named Randy Parker as its new Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Laura Vennard who will be retiring Feb. 3. Parker will serve as POAH’s senior finance leader and principal financial strategist. He will be working closely with the senior team and POAH’s board to develop and implement financial policies and helps to establish the strategic direction of the organization which owns more than 9,000 affordable rental apartments in nine states and the District of Columbia.

POAH partnership with Mass General Hospital due to resume next month

POAH's Blackstone Apartments in Boston hopes to resume the Senior HealthWISE program with Massachusetts General Hospital next month following a period in which the hospital has been working on redesigning the strategy to tie it more closely to its intensive care management team. Last year, a senior nurse, geriatric social worker, and resource specialist met with seniors and disabled residents in a space created for the program at Blackstone.

Boston Capital invests in POAH's Florida properties


Boston Capital Invests in 2 POAH Communities

Located in Melbourne, Fla., the senior properties will undergo extensive rehabilitation.


Community stakeholders: What makes the South Side neighborhood of Woodlawn so great

POAH's Vice President, Chicago Area, Bill Eager shares why the Chicago South Side neighborhood where POAH initiated a major revitalization won "Neighborhood of the Year" in the recent Curbed Chicago competition. In Your Guide to Woodlawn, Eager, Dr.

POAH closes on recapitalization of 53-unit affordable housing in Framingham, MA

Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH), an affordable housing nonprofit organization based in Boston, today announced that it has closed on the recapitalization and refinancing of Tribune Apartments, a 53-unit affordable housing complex in Framingham, a metro-west Massachusetts town.   

POAH's Chicago senior building wins "all-precast concrete design" award

POAH's Chicago senior building, The Burnham at Woodlawn Park, has won an" all-precast concrete design" award from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute. 

POAH and partners receive HUD Choice Neighborhood Grant to bring community investment to Lower Roxbury (Boston)

BOSTON - Monday, December 12, 2016 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today joined U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Deputy Secretary Nani Coloretti, the Boston Housing Authority, Department of Neighborhood Development, Preservation of Affordable Housing, Madison Park Development Corporation, elected officials, and Whittier Street housing development residents to announce a $30 million federal grant to support the revitalization of Roxbury's Whittier Street housing development and the surrounding neighborhood.

POAH Preserving, Rehabbing Seniors Portfolio in Florida


POAH Preserving, Rehabbing Seniors Portfolio in Florida

The three buildings include 510 affordable housing units.