Neighborhood Services

10 Church Street
Lynn, MA 01902
Phone: (781) 581-8624

The online version of the First Time Homebuyer Class
For more information:

The Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development (LHAND) in partnership with Mayor Thomas M. McGee, City of Lynn present the Neighborhood Services Programs:


First Time Homebuyer Pre-Purchase Workshops

Classes are offered in person or online.
Learn the steps to becoming a first time homeowner.

MassHousing and MHP Multi-Family Pre-Purchase Counseling

Are you buying a multi-family and have questions about becoming a landlord we can help!

Down Payment and Closing Cost Assistance

Up to $7,500.00 deferred loan at 0% interest for down payment and closing costs.

Post Purchase Workshops in Partnership with MAHA

Did you just purchase a home and now you have questions on how to take care of your property? This workshop is just what you are looking for.

Foreclosure Prevention Program

Meet with a counselor for information, meaningful advice and options.


Direct Loan Program

This Program is designed to rehabilitate existing dwellings, enhance the appearance of homes and correct all health and safety violations. Up to $20,000 loan at 3% interest

Handicap Accessibility Program

Handicapped owner-occupants are eligible for a $20,000 deferred loan at 0% interest in order to make property handicap accessible

Elderly Deferred (62 years or older)

Owner occupants of single family homes are eligible for a deferred $20,000 at 0% interest for cost eligible repairs


LHAND in partnership with Next Step Living and the Mass Save Program. Visit and schedule your free home energy assessment today!


Up to $8,000 in grant per unit to owner occupants and investor-owners Program covers the cost of: Initial Inspection and dust wipes, deleading work (common area and exterior included), relocation, post delead work inspection and compliance letter

Neighborhood Services Program Overview