Located in the Planning Department, the Housing Office addresses community housing needs in Brewster.
Open Office Hours:
The Housing Coordinator holds open office hours on Mondays from 1-4PM for community members who have requests for assistance, questions, comments and ideas about affordable and community housing. The coordinator also meets with Brewster residents at other times. Please email or call to set up an appointment.
Brewster Housing Information Session:
6 PM, Thursday March 22nd at the Brewster Ladies Library Auditorium, 1822 Main Street. This session is an opportunity to learn about Brewster housing data, the Housing Production Plan, current strategies to address Brewster’s housing needs, local affordable housing options and the Brewster Affordable Home Buyers Buy-down Program. Questions welcome.
Brewster Housing Production Plan:
This plan, approved by the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) in July 2017, describes demographics and housing needs in Brewster, as well as sets housing goals and implementation strategies for the Town. These goals and strategies guide the housing work focus in Brewster.
See the Brewster Housing Production Plan
Brewster Affordable Home Buyers Buy-down Program Ready Buyer List:
The Town of Brewster, through Community Preservation Funds, provides up to $30,000 of grant assistance for eligible buyers purchasing a home in Brewster. The program, contingent on existing funds, is available to households qualifying at 80% AMI (Area Median Income) who agree to place a permanent affordable housing deed restriction on the home. The grant assistance is provided as an interest free loan which is forgivable after 30 years. The Buy-down Ready Buyer List is now open. For eligibility requirements and further information, see the Brewster Affordable Home Buyers Buy-down Program Ready Buyer List Application
Affordable Home for Sale in Brewster:
A 2 bedroom, 1 bath, 889 square foot, affordable deed restricted condominium is for sale at $140,391, including $30,000 buy-down funds. See flyer for more details
Jill Scalise, Housing Coordinator
2198 Main St
Brewster, MA 02631
Phone: 508-896-3701, Ext. 1169