BBH is a nonprofit developer whose mission is to ease the housing crisis in the Greater Boston area.
Affordable housing is about strengthening neighborhoods and giving everyone the opportunity to share in our area’s economic prosperity. It is also about addressing important issues like economic diversity and is needed to ensure thriving communities. When we all work together, we can identify innovative solutions, advocate for those without a voice, and create the homes that people need and deserve.
Susan points out that allowing ADUs by right statewide would facilitate the growth of an industry that could deliver units at scale. Approving the YIMBY bill now in front of the legislature is a key … [Read More]
As Susan comments in her recent Op Ed, HUD is to be commended for delaying implementation of BAP, at least until domestically sourced material is available at competitive prices. … [Read More]
In her most recent Op Ed Susan describes HUD's Small Area Fair Market Rents policy as one powerful tool that addresses inequalities, promotes integration and reduces segregation. … [Read More]
The state has been responsive in developing the new multifamily zoning law for MBTA communities. As Susan notes in her newest Op Ed, next up for municipalities (and all of us) is to begin … [Read More]
"The economic development bill was sidelined by the legislature this session, including a valuable provision that supports the development of ADUs on many single family lots statewide. This is … [Read More]
As Susan points out in her recent Op Ed, " more homes bought up for rental purposes means fewer homes will be on the market for families looking to realize the American dream of owning and the … [Read More]