Lewis Latimer Place

Date Completed 2016
Total Development Cost $1.6 million
Development Type New construction
Number of Homes 4 rental apartments
Affordability 1 unit for < 30% AMI; 3 units for < 50% AMI.
Development Consultant Rebecca Plaut Mautner
Architect Resolution Architects
Contractor Timberline Construction
Subordinate Debt "The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development Housing; MassHousing; Community Economic Development Assistance Corporation; North Suburban Consortium HOME Program; and City of Chelsea, with funds provided by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Department of Housing and Community Development, Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program"
Construction Loan Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation Neighborhood Stabilization Loan Fund
Additional Funds "The Neighborhood Developers, Inc.; TD Bank Charitable Foundation; Charlesbank Homes"

Lewis Latimer Place includes 4 new rental apartments for at-risk and high-risk parenting and/or pregnant young parents and their families. TND has partnered with Roca, Inc. to provide ongoing supportive services to these families. Roca’s mission is to help disengaged and disenfranchised young people move out of violence and poverty.  An outcomes-driven organization founded in 1988, Roca has helped more than 20,000 of these young people change their behaviors and transform their lives.