Lottery Gives Three Residents Chance at Low-Cost Housing
Rachel Nava Rohr

Three Island residents walked away from the Tisbury selectmen’s meeting this past week with the opportunity to buy a home close to downtown Vineyard Haven for a dramatically reduced price.

It’s been two years since Island Housing Trust began the affordable housing project at 150 State Road. The Dukes County Housing Authority organized the lottery, held this past Tuesday night.

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Housing Trust Wastewater Project Funded
The Island Housing Trust will receive $250,000 in state funding for a planned 20-unit affordable development in Tisbury.
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Applications Open for Affordable Apartments
The Dukes County Housing Authority is accepting applications for seven affordable apartments in Vineyard Haven.
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Virtual Brunch Benefits Island Housing Trust
Bob Vila will host the online fund-raiser June 1, according to an announcement from the affordable housing nonprofit.
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Former Inn Begins Transition to Apartment House
Louisa Hufstader
The former Clark House, a longtime inn on the Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road, is about to undergo renovations to become a year-round apartment building for Martha’s Vineyard residents.
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Bank Donates to IHT
Rockland Trust senior vice president Delos (Dee) Lander recently presented a check to the Island Housing Trust.
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Housing Trust Debuts Hanover House Project
Holly Pretsky

This month hospital employees will be able to live in renovated rooms in the former Hanover House in Vineyard Haven. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new project was held Thursday afternoon.

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IHT Breaks Ground on New Affordable Housing Units
Landry Harlan
Community housing and town leaders dug into the dirt with green-tipped ceremonial shovels, some engraved with the names of completed housing developments.
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Two Familes and a Town Celebrate Home Ownership
Noah Asimow
A ribbon cutting at Smalley’s Knoll in Aquinnah Thursday marked continued progress for the affordable housing movement on the Vineyard.
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Island Housing Trust Raises $350,000
The Island Housing Trust’s seventh annual benefit brunch and screening of a documentary short, produced by IHT in collaboration with the Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival, was held at Farm Neck.
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