The latest information about the association, our brokerage community, and the real estate industry.
Greater Lynn State of the Region
Municipal leaders from Lynn and Swampscott presented on the State of the Region.
Gloucester Proposes Inclusionary Housing Ordinance Change
The Planning Board has drafted a proposal that would amend the Gloucester Inclusionary Housing Ordinance in an effort to increase the supply of housing available to low-income and very-low income households.
Teacher Preference Housing Examined in Salem
The City of Salem, working with the local district council of the Urban Land Institute, has conducted a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) to examine Teacher Preference Housing on the 61-acre lot of Salem High School.
Details on New COVID-19 Relief Package for REALTORS®
On December 21st a new COVID-19 Relief Package was agreed upon that will provide direct payments, extend PUA, and more.
2021 FHA Conforming Loan Limits
The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) had announced new, increased conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac backed loans.
Rockport Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Inspections
New contact to schedule Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Inspections in Rockport.
Housing Lynn Extends Window for Community Feedback
Housing Lynn has extended the window to complete its latest survey to November 15th.
Haverhill Tackles Recodification
The Haverhill City Council met on Tuesday to discuss recodification of the city’s zoning law with 8 proposed amendments.
North Shore CAP Announces Partnership for Rental Relief
North Shore Community Action Programs has announced a partnership with Salem, Beverly, and Peabody to provide relief of close to $1 million.
Ipswich Releases Final HPP Draft
Ipswich has released the final draft of their 2020 Housing Production Plan (HPP).
Upcoming Housing Lynn Open House
Housing Lynn is hosting an “online open house” to get the community’s input on draft plan recommendations for the Housing Production Plan.