Member Types

Listed below are our many membership types:

1.) Housing Agency/Community Development Agency Member

- Annual Dues structure listed below

 Housing Agency 

Units Annual Dues
0-100  $166
101-200  $240
201-400 $430
401-800 $658
801-1600 $859
1601-3000 $1,089
3001-6000 $1,432
6001+ $2,864 

Community Development Agency

Population Annual Dues
0-2500 $75
25,001-50,000 $150
50,001-100,000  $200
100,001+  $300


An agency of the Association shall be any any public or non‑profit housing, community development, planning or redevelopment organization which is located within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and shall be eligible for active agency membership upon payment of such dues as may be established by the Association as hereinafter provided.  Each public or non‑profit organization shall have all rights of active membership and be entitled to one vote as an active member on any action taken by a vote of the membership of the Association. Such a vote shall be cast by a designated representative of such public or non‑profit organization. Agency membership includes all board members and employees of the agency. Every Agency member in good standing is eligible to participate in all activities open to the membership of the Association and to hold any office in the Association.

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3.) Affiliate Member

- $200

Any public or non‑profit housing, community development, planning or redevelopment organization which is located within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, who is not incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts  and/or any firm or individual with a professional affiliation with a housing authority, redevelopment authority, codes enforcement office, community development or associated with urban planning, social services programming, neighborhood rehabilitation, non‑profit housing, and related programs and who signifies interest in the purposes and activities of the Association, shall be eligible for affiliate membership upon payment of such dues as may be established by the Association as hereinafter provided.  Affiliate members shall not have the right to vote or the right to hold office.  Eligibility for affiliate membership must be approved by the Executive Board.

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1.) Individual Member

- Please contact the office to see if you qualify

Any individual who is employed by any public or non‑profit housing, community development, planning or redevelopment organization which is located within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts upon payment of such dues as may be established by the Association as hereinafter provided

Every member in good standing shall have full voting rights, and is eligible to participate in all activities open to the membership of the Association