since 1998 the LHAND has grown to include neighborhood services and administers programs on behalf of the office of Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy and the City of Lynn Massachusetts.
The LHAND continues to be committed to enhancing the quality of our community and building stronger, healthier neighborhoods by providing a wide range of neighborhood services and funding a variety of grant and loan programs that address the needs of renters, owners, homebuyers, and nonprofit housing providers.
Housing Market Study
LHAND has commissioned RKG Associates to produce a study on the state of housing in Lynn. The completed study includes suggestions from RKG on ways for the City to move forward. Below please find the Housing Market Study broken into sections.
2017 HOPWA RFP Announcement
THE NEW DATE OF THE PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE MARCH 28, 2017 AT 6:00PM AT LHAND 10 CHURCH STREET LYNN, MA.
This does not change the due date of the applications – the 2-10-17 deadline remains in effect.
Statewide RAFT Report
Attached below please find recently released numbers from the Regional Housing Network of Massachusetts that paint a picture on the Residential Assistance For Families in Transition (RAFT) in the State and in Essex County.
Request For Rent Rolls
The Lynn Housing Authority and Neighborhood Development (LHAND) is requesting rent rolls of market rate units for its ongoing Rent Comparability Survey. Please see the flyer below for additional information.
Lynn Continuum of Care Documentation
HUD has announced the FY16 Continuum of Care NOFA competition. Applications are due to the Lynn CoC no later than August 12, 2016. The full application is due no later than September 14, 2016. The links below provide information and guidance for participation in this NOFA Response. If you have additional questions, please call Karen Byron at 781.405.9009 or Olivia Lyons at 339.883. 2354.
These changes to LHAND tenant policy will be effective starting August 1, 2016.
Continuum of Care (CoC) Proposal Application Process
POSTED ON: 10/5/15