HAPHOUSING IS NOW WAY FINDERS

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We are Way Finders (formerly HAPHousing). This new website is designed to help people find the services they need and to keep our stakeholders informed about our work and its impact in the community. >>

Thrive at Live 155.

Apartments available just moments away from the shopping, dining, and entertainment of downtown Northampton.

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Supporting hurricane victims.

Way Finders is providing information and resources to hurricane victims coming to western Massachusetts

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Buying a home is a big step.

Way Finders is here to help first time homebuyers through the process, every step of the way.

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strategic partners

Common Capital, Inc.

Way Finders has formalized a relationship with CCI, a community development financial institution. With roots in microenterprise lending, CCI is now a multimillion-dollar lender. The people we serve now have greater access to small business lending and home financing. Together, we can create more job opportunities and more homeowners, two important factors in building sustainable communities.

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MBL Housing and Development, LLC 

Way Finders is proud of our strategic partnership with MBL Housing and Development, LLC. The long time real estate development and consulting firm understands the complexities involved in financing beneficial community projects. For more than two decades, MBL has created workable financing solutions for many real estate developers' projects, including Way Finders.

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Featured Communities

Butternut Farms

12 Longmeadow Drive, Amherst, MA. A quiet, rural setting with plenty of open space and easy access to the surrounding communities. Amherst, MA
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Parsons Village

71 Parsons Street, Easthampton, MA Energy-efficient homes in a development designed to enhance community, conserve resources and set a new standard for affordable housing. Easthampton, MA
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Olympia Oaks

85 Olympia Drive, Amherst, MA. A mixed-income community incorporating green space and access to nature, within walking distance of downtown Amherst. Amherst, MA
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Get Involved

Needs are great;

so too is our vision. Our work requires many hands and many supporters. We invite you to join us.

 

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consider derek’s experience

Derek and his two sons were homeless and struggling. Once he found Way Finders, his life began to turn for the better. We helped him find a short-term housing solution and temporary job. Several years later, with a long-term job and some unfinished business to tend to, he returned to Way Finders. Derek had always dreamed of owning a home. He knew he could make his dream real with help from us. We provided financial education and credit counseling, while Derek did the heavy lifting. Today, he and his sons have a permanent address and a very bright future.

Latest News

Live 155 Leasing up Market Rate Apartments

23 new studio and one-bedroom apartments in downtown Northampton will be ready for occupancy in May 2018. Interested applicants should get their applications to Way Finders soon. more >>

Support for Homeownership and Financial Education

$25,000 Grant from Santander Bank to Support Homeownership and Financial Education Classes more >>

Changes Made to Home Modification Loan Program to Better Serve Disabled and Elderly

CEDAC and the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC) have announced changes to the Home Modification Loan Program (HMLP) to ensure increased benefits to the populations it serves. more >>

Upcoming Events

Mar 3

Orientation to Homeownership

Way Finders, 322 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01105
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Mar 6

Serie de educación financiera

Enlace de Familias - 299 Main Street, Holyoke, MA 01040
9:30 am
Mar 8

Orientation to Homeownership

Way Finders, 322 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01105
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

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