What is c. 705 housing?
Family housing - c. 200 or c. 705 housing managed pursuant to the provisions of M.G.L. c. 121B, § 34. All of Thaxter Park is State-Aided Public Housing administered by a Local Housing Authority (LHA) - a public body politic and corporate created pursuant to M.G.L. c. 121B, § 3 or similar provisions of earlier general laws or of special laws. State-Aided public housing regulations require residents to pay approximately 30% of their adjusted annual income for rent and utilities. The Commonwealth subsidizes the operations of the property annually based on a formula called the adjusted non-utility allowance expense level. Housing Authorities also receive a capital funding allotment based on a formula and current bond funding. Hingham Housing Authority's capital funding is a total of $48,000 for Fiscal Year 2012-2014.

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