Allston Brighton Community Development Corporation

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Rent vs. Buy

Rent vs. Buy

By: Meghan Monson, Homeownership Programs Coordinator Choosing whether to pursue homeownership can be difficult because there’s no “one size fits all” approach to buying a home. There are many calculators online that can tell you if renting or buying will save you...
Anatomy of a Mortgage Payment

Anatomy of a Mortgage Payment

What is PITI? Principal, interest, taxes, insurance (PITI) is the sum of a mortgage payment that includes the principal amount, loan interest, property tax, and homeowner’s property and private mortgage insurance premiums. Here’s how it works: Principal +...
Invest in Allston Brighton through CITC

Invest in Allston Brighton through CITC

We have some exciting news! The Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporation (MACDC) just announced awards through the 2019 CITC program. We were awarded $200,000 in credits this year which is an increase of $50,000! This gives us the opportunity to...
AT HOME IN ALLSTON BRIGHTON- MAY EDITION

AT HOME IN ALLSTON BRIGHTON- MAY EDITION

May has been a busy month for housing in our neighborhood. ABCDC held our Annual Meeting where we discussed the future of housing in Allston Brighton. Not surprisingly, housing in our community is more expensive than ever. Our Homeownership and Counseling staff wants...
June Resident Newsletter

June Resident Newsletter

June is going to be a busy month over at the All Bright Community Center! Check out our newest issue of the Resident Times for updates and events coming to the neighborhood next month.   Full June...

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