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A Look Back at the Commonwealth Apartments

A Look Back at the Commonwealth Apartments

It’s been over 20 years since ABCDC and tenants worked together to preserve the affordability of the Commonwealth Apartments. In 1997, Allston Brighton CDC and the tenants bought the buildings together, guaranteeing that they would stay affordable for the...

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Meet Our Board: Patricia Núñez-Salas

Meet Our Board: Patricia Núñez-Salas

ABCDC is excited to welcome Patricia Núñez-Salas from the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center to our Board of Directors! We recently talked to her to get her feedback on what it means to be a Board member at the ABCDC. How long have you lived in Allston...

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At Home in Allston Brighton- March Edition

At Home in Allston Brighton- March Edition

Happy Spring! We know homebuying ramps up as the weather gets warmer so ABCDC wants to give you the tools to succeed in your homebuying journey. From Homebuying 101 classes to one-on-one housing counseling, our staff is here to provide first-time...

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March Newsletter

March Newsletter

Do you want updates on what’s happen at the ABCDC? Check out our March Newsletter to hear about our affordable housing work and mark your calendar for upcoming events!

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Brian J. Honan Apartments Then vs. Now

Brian J. Honan Apartments Then vs. Now

Everyone at ABCDC is excited to see the new sign in front of the Brian J. Honan apartments! The installation of this sign got us thinking about how this important site got developed and what it took to create these 50 units of affordable housing. These...

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February Homebuying Newsletter

February Homebuying Newsletter

Want more infromation about homeownership in Allston Brighton? Check out our February Homebuying Newsletter for updates on our Homeownership and Counseling programs at the ABCDC!  

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March Resident Newsletter

March Resident Newsletter

Are you a resident in one of ABCDC’s properties? Check out our March issue of the Resident Times for updates and events coming to the Community Center next month!

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Our Origin Story

Our Origin Story

Since the Allston Brighton CDC has been operating since 1980, it is easy to forget why the organization started. We talked to one of the founding members and current Board Treasurer, Charlie Vasiliades, to revisit the origins of our organization....

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Allston Brighton Historical Spotlight

Allston Brighton Historical Spotlight

While thousands of people live in Allston Brighton, the history of the neighborhoods is unknown to many. Why are the two neighborhoods grouped together? When did Allston Brighton become part of Boston? Where do their names come from? We are answering all these...

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