Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston is building new Habitat Homes in Malden in partnership with low-income families. It will be a two phase project on property on Main Street which Habitat purchased from the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA). Phase One includes the construction of two single-family homes at 964-968 Main Street (each house has 3 bedrooms, a bath and a half, and is approximately 1400 square feet), while Phase Two, expected to follow in a year, calls for the construction a six townhouses at 974-1000 Main Street.
Habitat held a lottery for all eligible applicants. A family from Malden and a family from Everett were selected for the two single family homes. Habitat is planning a groundbreaking ceremony for Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the site