Affordable Housing

Oscar Romero House
(Multiple Award Winner)

Location: New Bedford, MA

Builder: NEI General Contracting

Multiple award winner for historic rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of an 1880 mixed use building into a 12-unit affordable, transitional housing facility utilizing historic tax credits.
Sponsored by MassHousing and the Affordable Housing Trust Program.

Awards for this project include:

• Elm Award from New Bedford Preservation Society

• Sarah Delano Preservation Award by WHALE (Waterfront Historic Area League) for outstanding contribution to the rehabilitation, restoration and interpretation of the historic character and environment of New Bedford

• Paul E. Tsongas Award for Historical Rehabilitation by Preservation Massachusetts