Babcock Towers, Boston
Number of apartments: 213 units of which 160 are 13A, 54 are market rent of which receive Section 8 Vouchers from BHA or MBHP; these pay up to 110 or 120% of FMR, but less than the current “market” rents.
Babcock Towers Tenants Group: Many Babcock Tower subsidized tenants are seniors, people with disabilities or handicapped. MAHT has organized and held many meetings with Babcock Tower Tenants. The Babcock Tenant group is currently active. Call MAHT to get involved.
13A status and outcome: The state Chapter 13A mortgage that keep rents below market for many Babcock Tower tenants will end in March 2019. Babcock Tower Tenants are still fighting to save their homes. Call MAHT to get involved.
Below: Babcock tenants organizing to save their homes!